Oakhurst 3 Day Event Clinic
17th – 20th August, 2017
Competitors must arrive before the Thursday 1:00pm briefing, please check in with the stable manager upon arrival.
If you have questions about stabling arrangements, please contact Mark Nelson 613-227-9784.
Thursday August 17th
10:00am Horses may arrive, packages and numbers may be picked up from the secretary, and In-Barn Inspections will be performed as horses arrive.
1:00pm Official Welcome and Competitor briefing given by Mark Nelson & Ruth Allum, along with a demonstration of what is expected at Horse Inspection.
3:00pm First Horse Inspection, followed by a group drive around phases A & C
Start times for Dressage will be published after the first Horse Inspection
5:00pm Rider Meeting with presentation on the importance of Rider Fitness by
Jessica Dilliot – Head of Sport Science at Equestrian Canada
6:00pm ‘Welcome Cocktail Party’ sponsored by the Ashton Brewing Company – Guest speaker Quinn Hodge
Friday August 18th
Friday August 18th
9:00am Dressage Begins with the Training division (Training Test 2), followed by the Pre-Training division (Pre-Training Test 2), and finishing with the Entry division (Entry Test 2).
Judge and Clinician Evelyne Orel will be scoring each test as well as giving direct feedback on the ride after each test.
A light lunch will be provided for riders, their groom and the ‘All Access Pass’ participants in the hospitality area
9:00am ‘Jump Big Equestrian’ will be onsite with their Equestrian Horse & Rider Apparel!
10:00am Steeplechase practice session for the Training riders #1-5
10:00am Entry Cross Country Course Walk
11:00am Steeplechase practice session for the Training riders #6-10
12:00pm Steeplechase practice session for the Pre-Training riders #11-14
12:45pm Steeplechase practice session for the Pre-Training riders #15-18
1:00pm Training Cross Country Course Walk
1:30pm Steeplechase practice session for the Pre-Training riders #19-22, 33
2:30pm Steeplechase practice session for the Entry riders #23-27
3:00pm Pre-Training Cross Country Course Walk
3:30pm Steeplechase practice session for the Entry riders #28-32
4:30pm Steeplechase practice session for the Entry riders #34-38 All Steeplechase sessions will be given by Ruth Allum
6:00pm Media Tent interviews with Elizabeth Hay – Top 3 in each division
Followed by: Rider Briefing – ‘The 10-minute Box Strategy and what to expect’ and ‘How to write your A, B, C, D time card!’
Saturday August 19th
10:15am Endurance day begins!
Super Groom Sandra Andresen and Dr. JD Adams of Russell Equine Vet Services will be on hand in the in the 10-minute box to assist riders and grooms
A light lunch will be provided for riders, their groom and the
‘All Access Pass’ participants in the hospitality area
4:00pm Media Tent interviews with Elizabeth Hay – Top 3 in each division
5:00pm Show Jumping Course Walks with Jeff McKessock – High Performance Coach (Eventing) & Competition Coach Specialist (Jumper)
6:00pm Competitors Briefing followed by Party catered by the Lone Star Ranch
Riders, their groom and the ‘All Access Pass’ participants receive one party ticket each.
Additional tickets will be available for purchase in the Secretaries office
Sunday August 20th
9:00am Final Horse Inspection
10:00am Show Jumping begins in reverse order of standing – Olympian Colleen Loach will be ringside to provide feedback to each rider as they complete their Show Jumping course (Training division, then Pre-Training division followed by the Entry division)
Closing ceremonies with departing address by Keith Bean of Bean Chevrolet, and mounted presentation of awards followed by Media Tent interviews with Elizabeth Hay – Top 3 in each division2017Oakhurst3DESchedule