GATCOMBE INTERNATIONAL (2)

Event Details

GATCOMBE INTERNATIONAL (2)

By kind permission of HRH The Princess Royal
at Gatcombe Park, Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 9AT, United Kingdom
Friday 8 to Sunday 10 September 2017

Event Schedule

Entries Open 01 Aug 2017
Late Entry Surcharge Date 01 Sep 2017
Ballot Date 15 Aug 2017 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period September
Balloted 2016 27 CIC*
19 N
5 ON
  • Organiser - Patricia Biden
    Horse Trials Office, Gatcombe Park, Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 9AT. Phone: 01453 887730. Mobile: 07836 644818. Email: pattie-anne@madasafish.com. Web: http://www.gatcombehorsetrials.co.uk
  • Entries Secretary - Miss Wendy Evans
    2 Netherstead Court, Morton Bagot, Studley, Warwickshire, B80 7FG. Mobile: 07775 888546. Email: wendy@bdwp.co.uk. Web: http://www.gatcombehorsetrials.co.uk Please only telephone between 9.00am and 7.00pm
  • Stabling & Day Secretary - Mrs Liz Lyall
    45 Banbury Road, Ettington, Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 7SR. Phone: 07818 037246. Email: liz@lizlyall.co.uk.
  • Tradestand Secretary - Mr Derick Brown
    Little Mondays, Upper Coberley, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL53 9RD. Phone: 01242 870238.
  • SJ Course Designer - Marc Donovan - USA
  • XC Course Designer - Capt Mark Phillips 2* & HRH The Princess Royal

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting FeeView Entries
 
IFri I 117 (2009)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00
 
OIFri I 117 (2009)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00
 
CIC*Fri Sat Sun 1*A (2015)£123.26£14.17£137.43£149.43£25.00
 
CIC**Fri Sat Sun 2*B (2015)£162.36£18.67£181.03£193.03£25.00view
 
NSat N 112 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
 
ONSat N 112 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
 

Event Information

CLASSES AND FEES

DRESSAGE TIMINGS:- CIC2* & CIC1* - HALF OF THE CIC2* & CIC1* SECTIONS WILL DO DRESSAGE ON FRIDAY AND THE OTHER HALF ON SATURDAY. All CIC1* & 2* SJ and XC WILL TAKE PLACE ON SUNDAY. CIC 2* WILL SHOW JUMP AFTER CROSS COUNTRY  WITH A TROT UP BETWEEN THE TWO PHASES, 1* WILL RUN SHOW JUMPING BEFORE CROSS COUNTRY.  CIC ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY BALLOT DATE WHICH IS ALSO CLOSING DATE FOR ENTRIES IN CIC. We reserve the right to transfer Intermediate horses into the OI section and Novice horses into the ON.  In the event of a ballot, preference will be given to those able to do any day dressage.

*Competitors in International Classes only - Please note in addition to your entry fee at the time of entry you will be charged an extra fee of £16.00 for 1* & 2* Competitors.  This is charged by the FEI for the Worldwide Equine & Human Anti-Doping Program.  This fee will be refunded in full if your entry is withdrawn.

ENTRIES

Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 601 101 917.  INTERNET entries will be accepted on http://www.gatcombehorsetrials.co.uk. If unable to enter online please send entries and stabling form if applicable to Entries Secretary. Please make cheques payable to GATCOMBE HORSE TRIALS. Separate cheques are required for each horse (with horse's name on back). Include stabling fees with entry fee.  Do not send SAE as all section details can be found on website and all stabling info is emailed. WITHDRAWALS by 04/09/2017 12:00 AM by telephoning 07775 888546 or preferably emailing wendy@bdwp.co.uk. REFUND POLICY - 100% refund will be given for withdrawals before ballot date. 100% less £12 plus VAT admin fee if replaced for the same class - see rule 4.11. 
STARTING TIMES are available for Friday CIC1* and CIC2* Dressage and Friday National Classes between 19:00 and 20:00 hrs on Wed 6 September on 01789 740566 only. All other starting times available on Thurs 7 September between 19:00 and 20:00 hrs on 07818 037246 only. All starting times also available on website http://www.gatcombehorsetrials.co.uk.
Starting Fees include a programme and VAT.

STABLING

Local stabling available at £30 per night (including VAT), PLEASE APPLY FOR STABLING WITH ENTRY. No stabling allocated after 1 September. 

PRIZES

Prize Money: Novice and Int: Upper Limit
CIC2*: Advanced lower scale after 15th £100 and then 21st and below £75.
CIC1*: Int lower scale , 20th and below £50.
TWO STAR CIC Prizes
First Place - One midweek overnight stay for two at WHATLEY MANOR HOTEL to include dinner in Le Mazot and full use of the award winning Spa and Guzerat Trophy

Little Extra Trophy for the best Owner/Rider in CIC2* & Excell Trophy for the best mare in CIC2*.
Musto prize for second place
Style Prize third place

ONE STAR CIC Prizes
First Prize - One midweek overnight stay for two at WHATLEY MANOR HOTEL to include dinner in Le Mazot and full use of the award winning Spa & Style Trophy. 
Second place Musto prize
Third place Style prize


ALL National Class winners will receive a Spa day experience for two in the award winning Aquarias Spa at WHATLEY MANOR HOTEL
Musto prize for second place in all national classes.
Land Rover Prize for best under 21 in each national section.
As a courtesy to our sponsors, either rider or owner of the 1st-4th placed horses in each section MUST attend the prize giving in person otherwise forfeit their prize. No exceptions will be made. However Owners are encouraged to receive prizes with their rider.

COURSE DESCRIPTION

Gatcombe's cross country courses will run the same direction as the Spring the water jump will still be towards the end of cross country. A nice inviting course for the more experienced and first time novices alike. The course is run over well drained land. There are no hills. Built by Willis Bros. both courses ride well whatever the weather. CIC2* will run over the Intermediate cross country course with extra fences. CIC1* will run over Novice course with extra fences.

ACCOMMODATION AND CATERING

Please see event website for recommendations - http://www/gatcombehorsetrials.co.uk

SPECIAL NOTICES

In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07836 644818 or 07775 888546 or 07818 037246.
ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES/MOTORCYCLES will not be permitted. Due to H&S, NO CARS in Lorry Park on Friday and Saturday. Each car displaying a current BE Membership Card will be admitted incl. all occupants, £6 per car otherwise.  Programme £4.

LOCATION

Grid reference ST882992. Gatcombe Park is situated on the Avening to Minchinhampton Road.