**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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BRC NAF INTERDRESSAGE LEAGUE 2019/2020

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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Vaccinations

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. 

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 Northern Championships 25 august 2019

https://brcarea16.org.uk/area-16-whats-on/68  

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 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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Congratulations

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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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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Regular updates & Notifications

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Payments

Please be aware that where possible, payments for clinics, training, teams etc to be made via BACS. Please ensure you put an appropriate reference (i.e., clinic date) when paying by this method so that your payment can be matched to the appropriate clinic etc.

East Midlands Dressage Group are the British Riding Clubs club of the year!!!

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This award is because you, our members, have been successful across all disciplines and qualified for every championship. This award is for all our wonderful members without whom we could not achieve what we do as a riding club. We were honoured to attend the BHS awards ceremony in London at the Saddlers Hall and receive our award from Martin Clune...
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How do I start to pay tribute to our beloved Secretary and Treasurer Ralph Mort?

Ralph took over as Secretary/Treasurer from his father in law many years ago. He was a true friend to many, myself included. I got to know, love and respect him on rejoining the club on my return from the Middle East 28 years ago. He really was the backbone of the EMDG - such a lovely man for whom nothing was too much trouble. A great sense of humo...
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Osberton estate now no longer allows dogs

Please note due to a change in policy, Osberton estate now no longer allows dogs on training days or competition days. This however does not eliminate dogs at Summer Camp, but new rules for camp and dogs will be brought in. Would all members and non members attending any clinic or competition please leave dogs at home and not in your vehicle. This ...
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BRC body protector standards for 2018

​Please note the new 2018 BRC body protector standards. As of 01/01/2018, members taking part in any clinic, competition etc run by a British Riding Club, all body proctors must meet the required standard in order to be covered by the BRC insurance i.e., 2009 purple.   Download PDF File Here