Pony Club Schedule

 

Talbot Run Riding Center Winter into Spring Calendar

  • February 17 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • February 18  – Quiz
  • February 18 – Games Practice – 4:30 – Seniors
  • February 25 – Quiz
  • February 25 – Games – 4:30 – Seniors
  • February 26 – Mounted Practice
  • February 26 – Swan Lake Show
  • March 3 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • March 4 – Come help at 4 pm. to set up Jumper Show
  • March 5 – Jumper Show at TREC
  • March 11 – Quiz
  • March 11 – Games – 4:30- Seniors
  • March 12 – Mounted Practice/D1 Rating
  • March 17 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • March 18 – Quiz
  • March 18 – 4:30 – Senior Games
  • March 19 – Swan Lake
  • March 25 – Quiz Rally
  • March 26 – Mounted Practice
  • March 26 – Loch Moy Starter
  • March 31 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • April 1 – Games Practice – 4:30 -Seniors
  • April 2 – Mounted Practice
  • April 7 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • April 8 – Games Practice – 4:30 -Seniors
  • April 13 – Games Camp – 9 am to 3 pm.
  • April 21 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • April 22 – Games Practice – 4:30 -Seniors
  • April 28 – Games Practice –  6:30 – Rising Stars and  7:15 – Juniors
  • April 23 – Loch Moy Starter HT
  • April 29 – Games Practice – 4:30 -Seniors
  • April 29 – Loudon HT
  • April 30 – Spring D2 and D3 rating (tentative)
  • April 30 – Mounted Practice
  • May 6 – Games Rally – Capital Region at Carroll County Equestrian Center
  • May 7 – Mounted practice
  • May 21 – Starter HT and Combined Test at TREC
  • May 28 – Mounted Practice and TREC Cook out – Memorial Day
  • June 3-4 – Show Jump Rally – Swan Lake
  • June 11 – Mounted Practice
  • June 17 – Seneca HT and Eventing Rally
  • June 25 – Mounted Practice

Please note all of the above is subject to change but we will try to keep as close as possible:)

Mounted Lesson Plans Winter/Spring 2017

  D1 D2 D2/D3 D3/C1
January 22

(changed from 1/15)

Put on Bridle

Leading a mount correctly

Flat – Shorten and lengthen reins

Picking up stirrups at walk and trot.

Diagonals

Intro canter leads

Poles in jump position

Spacing/Serpentines.

Emergency Dismount

 

Meeting for New Parents during lesson.

 

Put on bridle

Adjust stirrups and girth mounted

Warmup using suppling exercises and explain.

Aids

Diagonals and serpentines etc.

Safe passing.

Canter leads.

Canter aids.

Passing at the canter.

 

Put on bridle

Adjust stirrups and girth mounted

Suppling exercises.

Increase and decrease speed at walk and trot.

Natural vs. Artificial aids

No stirrups – walk, trot and canter.

20 meter circles

Canter leads.

Canter aids.

Passing at the canter

Simple changes.

Jump poles at trot and canter.

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Jogging a mount

Increase and decrease speeds at all gaits.

Natural Aids vs. artificial

No stirrups walk, trot canter.

Canter leads.

Canter aids.

Passing at the canter.

20 meter circles – canter, canter serpentines.

Counter Canter

Flying changes.

 

 

January 29 Transitions

Intro to dressage

20 meter circles

 

Suppling exercises and discuss

Transitions

20 meter circles at trot and canter

Dressage Test

Teach Warmup and discuss

Demo step back

Horse parts

Breeds

Transitions

20 meter circles

Dressage Test

Warmup and discuss

Reinback

Dressage

Transitions

Leg Yield

Shoulder In

Etc.

 

February 12 Games

 

Games

 

Games Games

 

February 26 Simple Grid work – poles or crossrails.

 

Suppling exercises and discuss

Grid

Conditioning

 

 

Suppling exercises and

Grid

Conditioning

 

 

Suppling exercises and discuss

Grid

Conditioning

 

 

March 12 Simple Crossrails – mini course Jump Course

Conformation

Rollbacks

Distances

Jump Course

Conformation

Rollbacks

Distances

 

Jump Course

Conformation

Rollbacks

Distances Cross Country

Vital signs

Conditioning

March 26 Ride in Open Cross Country

Conditioning

Vital signs

 

Cross Country

Conditioning

Vital signs

 

Cross Country

Conditioning

Vital signs

 

Riding Schedule

11:00 – Abby D., Ali K.,Reagan, James,Chloe

12:00 – Maya, Anna, Julianne, Lilli

1:00 – Kate B., Brooke K., Eleanor, Kate K.

2:00 – Gretchen, Katie R., Megan S., Mac

3:00 – Ali S., Kat, Sarah, Elena

4:00 – Kirsten, Mary, Catherine, Nadia, Macy

5:00 – Jemma, Drew, Ella, Isabella

Other Calendar Notes:

Un-mounted Instruction/Badge Program/Quiz (see separate schedule)

Games Practices will be beginning mid February

Quiz Rally – March 25.

Spring Rating – Mid March (new riders) April for D2/D3Show Opportunities for Winter

Swan Lake Jumpers – February 26 and March19

Jumpers at TREC – March 5

By Chance Dressage – March 25

Loch Moy Starter Event – March 26

 

  • As many of these show options close for entries a few weeks in advance of the show, please let us know your interests well in advance of the show. All paperwork is the responsibility of the rider, but let us know if you have any questions about entering!
  • Trailering and coaching money is due before we leave for the show. All fees will be laid out at the end of this document. Checks should be made out to TREC.
  • Some events will require a certain number of riders to go.

Fee schedule will be as follows:

  • Event/horse trial: $55 coaching, $35 trailering
  • Jumper show: $40 coaching, $35 trailering
  • Dressage show: $40 coaching, $35 trailering

Trailering fees are quoted based on shows that are up to 45 miles away. Anything that is beyond that will be an extra $1 per mile.

If you are using a Talbot Run horse that you do not full lease, there will be a $30/day horse rental fee. Coaching is required for all Talbot Run horses.

 

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