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Introduction to TREC Clinic

Start Date:July 06, 2018

End Date: July 08, 2018

Location:5491 South Road, VT, United States

Event Open:January 2, 2018

Event Close:June 29, 2018

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Discover TREC at the GMHA

TREC is an international equestrian sport that tests the skills, confidence, and abilities of horses and riders or driving teams over various terrains and obstacles. The 3 phases of a Ridden TREC competition include Trail Orienteering, Control of Paces, and a Cross-Country Obstacle Course. The 2 Phases of a Driven TREC competition include Driven Orienteering and Driven Obstacles.

Challenge Yourself to Something New! Riders and Auditors Welcome!

Clinicians: 

  • Kim Stoddard, 2016 TREC World Championships Chef D’Equipe & 2012 World Championships Competitor
  • Tim Thomas, TREC Instructor & International Competitor
  • Lee Ann Bunn, TREC-USA Vice President and Northeast Representative

All Ages/All Levels/All Disciplines/All Breeds. Helmets must be worn while mounted. Negative Coggins & Rabies required.

Schedule:

  • Friday: 6-8pm Pizza, Presentation and Evening Q&A
  • Saturday: 9am-3pm – Learn all about the Orienteering Phase and have fun finding your way on a course with a map and compass. Auditors will learn how to serve as a checkpoint official and time the start/finish. Lunch & snacks will be provided.
  • Sunday: 9am-3pm – Learn about the Control of Paces and Obstacle Phases and practice each with your horse. Auditors will learn how to judge these phases. Lunch & snacks will be provided.

Overnight stabling is available for your horse. Camping is not allowed on the grounds July 6-8, but local accommodations abound for riders/auditors, including our Ranch House.

Event Countdown

2018/06/15 08:00:00

Contacts

Secretary & Manager: Chelle Grald

Horse Health Requirements

GMHA requires a negative coggins and proof of rabies vaccination within 12 months for each horse that comes on the property.

Please note that the State of Vermont requires a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection within 30 days or Exhibition Permit from the Vermont Agency of Agriculture’s Animal Health office for any horses entering the state. GMHA does not require these documents with entry, but the VT Agency of Agriculture may enforce these regulations at any time.

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