Event Details

Sponsored by Equestrian Surfaces


at Pontispool Equine Sports Centre, Norton Fitzwarren, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 1BH, United Kingdom
Saturday 15 to Monday 17 September 2018

Event Schedule

Entries Open 11 Aug 2018
Late Entry Surcharge Date 05 Sep 2018
Ballot Date 23 Aug 2018 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period September

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting Fee
BE80(T)Sat BE 97 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£16.00
BE90Sat Sun BE 97 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£16.00
BE90OpenSat BE 97 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£16.00
BE90RFSat BE 97 (2016)£68.81£7.40£76.21£88.21£16.00
BE100Sun Mon BE 108 (2016)£72.77£7.82£80.59£92.59£17.00
BE100OpenSun BE 108 (2016)£72.77£7.82£80.59£92.59£17.00
NMon N 111 (2010)£83.89£9.02£92.91£104.91£20.00
ONMon N 111 (2010)£83.89£9.02£92.91£104.91£20.00
IMon I 115 (2011)£114.85£12.35£127.20£139.20£20.00
OIMon I 115 (2011)£114.85£12.35£127.20£139.20£20.00
OIu21Mon I 115 (2011)£114.85£12.35£127.20£139.20£20.00

Event Information


BE90 and BE100: in the event of classes being full on a particular day entries will be transferred to the alternative day unless requested otherwise.


Entry fees and start fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 202 5954 27. 
INTERNET entries only will be accepted on www.bdwp.co.uk/aallen.
ENTRY AMENDMENTS by 18:00 Wed Sept 12 by telephoning 07802 534837 or fax. REFUND POLICY - 100% refund will be given for withdrawals before ballot date. Thereafter, entries that are replaced in the same class and same day will receive a full refund subject to a £12 (plus vat) administration charge. Entries made after ballot date are not eligible for a refund - see rule 4.11. If full, a wait list may be held. 100% of stabling fees will be refunded up to late entry surcharge date. No refunds after that date unless replaced and subject to £12 (plus vat) admin fee.
Starting Times will be available on www.bdwp.co.uk from 18:00 on Thursday September 13 or by calling 01823 461196 between 10:00 and 13:00 Fri Sept 14. START FEES: Cash or debit cards ONLY. Cheques will not be accepted. Start Fees include a Programme.


On site stabling is available at £28.00 per night to include straw bedding. Limited number of boxes without straw available (please bring own shavings). Stabling may be boooked online at www.pontispool.com


Open Intermediate under 21 (OIu21)

The Mitsubishi Motors Cup BE90 Regional Final


Intermediate, Novice and BE100 classes: Lower limit or higher depending on sponsorship.  N.B. Prize money will be paid by BACS- winners must provide bank details on the day.
BE90 and BE80: prizes in kind donated by Wychanger Barton Saddlery and Cheffings Equine. 
Rosettes to 10th place. 


Pontispool's course runs over permanent grass and parkland and crosses interesting, mildly undulating countryside. Designed by Eric Winter all courses are up to height and inviting. There are a good variety of fences and the designer makes use of natural features and three water complexes.. The BE aggravators will be used if conditions require and there are all weather take-offs and landings at permanent fences. Each year new fences are added and the courses vary between BE events.The show jumping takes place on all-weather and the show jump practice arena is on the same surface.


There is a variety of catering trade stands where hot and cold food is available.
Accommodation is available on site and locally. Visit the website or contact the office for details.


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 01823 461196 or 07776188646.  Contact number during the event: 07776 188646.  Do NOT leave a message expecting a return call. The website www.pontispool.com will be kept updated. You can also follow Pontispool Equine Sports Centre on Facebook for updates.
DOGS must be kept on leads at all times. XC SCHOOLING and all weather gallop is available throughout the year.
ENTRANCE POLICY - Each car displaying a current BE membership card will be admitted including all occupants. Cars unable to prove BE membership will be charged £5 single or £10 multiple occupant. 


Grid reference ST18271 25424. Leave the M5 at Junction 26 and follow the brown tourist signs marked with a horseshoe that read PONTISPOOL. If leaving at Junction 25 (you are advised to avoid this exit on Monday) follow signs for Taunton, Wiveliscombe and Norton Fitzwarren (B3227). Pass through Norton Fitzwarren and follow brown tourist signs for PONTISPOOL marked with a horseshoe . Directions and a map can be downloaded from the website. Avoid using satnav.