**Important Flu Vaccination Update**

**Important Flu Vaccination Update** From 1 January 2020, it will be strongly advised when competing at BRC events to have a flu vaccination within 6months and 21 days of the competition. From 1 March 2020, this will then become mandatory. *Update for clarification* This does not mean vaccinations need to be done every 6 months, it means that the v...
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Another amazing day for EMDG at the winter show jumping qualifier at Arena UK on 3 November 2019.

The 70 team of Andrea Pawson, Gav Scott, Shelley Finlan and Charlotte Millership took first place with Andrea first individually, Gav second, Shelley third and Charlotte fifth - fantastic result! I also need to thank Ash who was volunteered by Charlotte to do the collecting ring steward and what a good job he did. The 80 team of Andrea Pawson, Jane...
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Please will all competitors show jumping on Sunday 3 Nov BRITISH RIDING CLUBS AREA 16 NOVICE INDOOR SHOW JUMPING QUALIFIER, ARENA UK read the NEW format and rules

2019 Winter SJ Qualifier format and rules. SJ1: QUALIFIER FORMAT Riders jump two rounds. Riders will jump the first round and then the second round separately. The second round will be run as a single phase competition, which will combine the second round and the jump-off. The first half of the course should be set at the second round height, with ...
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We know lots of you enjoy dressage, but did you know that BRC and Interdressage run an online competition league, covering dressage and a number of other disciplines, over the winter months. Which is open to all BRC Clubs and Riding Club Centres, now with great monthly NAF prizes too. The League started in October and ends on 30 April 2020. It has ...
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As from 1st March 2020 the 6 month vaccination rule will apply to all Area and Championship competitions, the 7 clear days after vaccination will still apply to all BRC area events. 

BRC Area 16 Winter Dressage and Combined Training Qualifiers 5 October 2019

Well done to everyone who competed for EMDG at the recent dressage and combined training qualifier. It was lovely to see some new members and there were some great results. In the novice dressage teams EMDG Birch (Lynne Ashley, Shelley Finlan, Tom Eastwood and Charlotte Bartle) were 3rd and EMDG Maple (Sarah Lees, Andrea Pawson, Anna Griffin and He...
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Area 16 reminders

Area 16 news: The requirements for the upcoming BRC Area 16 Qualifiers at both AUK and Epworth Equestrian are as per current BRC Rules. A minimum of first and second if new, or starting again and the third or an annual booster which complies with the current rules. 6 monthly vaccinations are not required at either venue for BRC Qualifiers. Please r...
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BRC National Show Jumping Championships, Lincoln 31 August 2019

The weather was not our friend at the BRC National Show Jumping Championships at Lincoln. 💨 💨 💨 The 80cm team of Andrea Pawson whose lovely horse Donna Wind Gold really did not find the love for jumping on grass after a bad experience at Frickley Horse Trials, but Andrea being the great team member she is worked really hard and got him round as our...
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  Thursday 1.8.19 saw EMDG members heading off to the HT championships at Swalcliffe.Sadly the 100+ team was no longer a team as 2 team horses went lame at the beginning of the week and despite our best efforts we could not find any replacements.Fiona MacDonald and Kelsey Walker were the remaining team members and competed as individuals – bot...
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BRC Northern Championships 25 august 2019


BRC rules changes July 2019

** Important BRC Rule Changes ** Format for Show Jumping BRC has received feedback over the last couple of years regarding Show Jumping and the restrictions of only competing at one height. Following this, from the start of the winter season 2019 there will be some changes to the format. The Show Jumping format will be shortened, which will allow c...
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BRC Area 16 Dressage qualifiers Arena UK 13 July 2019

  Well done to all of the riders who took part in the dressage qualifier at Arena UK at the weekend. There were lots of fabulous tests and you did your club proud. The prelim team (Stephanie Creamer, Christie Mott, Charlotte Bartle and Alison Milner) achieved a team 4th place with Charlotte coming 3rd in her arena. Riding as individuals Claire...
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BRC Area 16 HT qualifiers, Epworth 4 May 2019

"I would like to thank every Club who jumped into the breach to help at the qualifier, some of you at the very last moment, you were all so very kind. Some who had only volunteered for half a day stepped up and did a full day when relief did not arrive. The day was not without its problems which will be looked into and learnt from. It was very...
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EMDG success BRC 110 show jumping championships

East Midlands Dressage Group team of Mark Cavell, Keeley Durham, Anna Griffen and Lucy Nickson at the British Riding Clubs 110 show jumping championships rode some brilliant rounds over a very testing course that had its questions. The team did a fantastic job taking 3rd place and Anna Griffen's mare jumped her socks off getting one of very, very f...
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Huge congratulations to Chloe & Matt Wilks on the birth of their beautiful baby girl Emily born 16 April weighing 7lb 10ozs.

An-Eventful-Life ODE write up

​Lovely write up on our Annual ODE.  Please read below. https://www.an-eventful-life.com.au/ukeurope/emdg-annual-one-day-event-starts-season

BRC Grassroots training

March 2019 sees the launch of the new BRC Five Star Train Together Tour, at venues throughout the UK. BRC have once again teamed up with world class instructors, this time giving BRC members tuition in the Show Jumping discipline. Professional advice will also be given to the riders with two talks, talking about the importance of clean sport and nu...
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Qualifiers and championships entries costs

In view of the large number of members wishing to be on teams for area qualifiers and some then lacking commitment to compete, thereby causing a large wasted expense to the club, it was passed at the last committee meeting, anyone wishing to enter qualifiers and/or championships, members pay the Area entry fee and the club pays the prelim entry fee...
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EMDG ODE and vaccinations

Important message regarding the One Day Event at Osberton 23/24 February 2019 and equine flu advice. Please all bring your equine passport when collecting your competitor number and also random checks will be undertaken with horses against passports. Would competitors please note, before an event you have to have seven clear days from vaccination/b...
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