Event Details


at Aldon, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 9TA, United Kingdom
Friday 17 to Sunday 19 March 2017

Event Schedule

Entries Open 10 Feb 2017
Late Entry Surcharge Date 07 Mar 2017
Ballot Date 24 Feb 2017 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period March
  • Organiser - Mrs Tessa Mackenzie-Green
    Higher Langdon Farm, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3NN. Phone: 01308 862537. Mobile: 07766 086540. Email:
  • Entries Secretary - Mrs Venetia Kenney-Herbert
    The Poplars, Rolstone, Hewish, Weston Super Mare, North Somerset, BS24 6UQ, United Kingdom. Mobile: 07713 097520. Email:
  • Director - Mr David Batten
  • Stabling Manager - Mrs Di Murphy
    Bloomfield, Chetnole, Sherborne, DT9 6PE. Phone: 01935 872888. Mobile: 07974 542937. Email:
  • Tradestand Secretary - Mrs S Loder
    Manor Farm House, Cruxton, Dorchester, Dorset, DT2 0DZ. Phone: 01300 321387. Mobile: 07970 200434. Email:
  • SJ Course Designer - Mr Alan Dunning
  • XC Course Designer & Builder - Mr Adrian Ditcham

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting Fee
BE100Fri Sat BE 107 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£17.00
BE100OpenFri BE 107 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£17.00
NFri Sat N 111 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
BE100u18Sat BE 107 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£17.00
INSat I 115 (2011)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
Nu18Sat N 114 Nu18£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
ONSat N 111 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
PTSat Sun N 111 (2010)£79.90£9.19£89.09£101.09£20.00
CIC*Sat Sun 1*B (2015)£123.26£14.17£137.43£149.43£20.00
AISun AI 119 (2010)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00
ISun I 115 (2011)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00
OISun I 115 (2011)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00
OIu21Sun I 115 (2011)£109.38£12.58£121.96£133.96£25.00

Event Information


Some Dressage and SJ may take place the day before. Preference will be given to those who state they can do dressage the day before. BE100 and Novice will run on Friday and Saturday.  In the event of a ballot preference will be given to those who can do either day. We reserve the right to transfer Intermediate horses into the OI section if necessary. Some AI may have dressage on Saturday. The CIC* and The Pony Trial  will take place overnight Sat/Sun. 

* 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.  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.   


Please make cheques payable to ALDON EVENTING Ltd. Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 191 0864 04.
INTERNET entries are preferred on
REFUND POLICY - 100% refund for withdrawals before ballot date, 50% for withdrawals until 6th March unless replaced - see rule 4.11.
WITHDRAWALS by 13/03/2017 12:00 AM by texting 07713 097520 or e-mail
STARTING TIMES are available on 07713 097520. Starting Times also available on website Starting Fees include a programme.
If necessary a WAIT LIST will be kept.


Stabling will be on site £45 per night. Only straw will be provided. NO REFUNDS AFTER 6th March. Cheques made out to Aldon Eventing Ltd and must be sent to Mrs D Murphy, Broomfields, Chetnole, Dorset, DT9 6PE. Tel: 01935 872888 Email: Some stabling for Saturday night only may have to be off site. 


The British Intermediate Championship Qualifier. OIu21 - this class will incorporate a Young Rider Trial.
Charles Owen Pony Trial (PT). 


All Prize Money will be middle limit. 
AI winner: The Aplin Horse Challenge Trophy  
Intermediate: Batten Challenge Trophies for section winners.
A Silver Trophy to the Highest placed Junior in the OIu21. 
Ellicot Training prize for nearest optimum time in ONu18

Winner CIC*: The Liffy Cup


Aldon's course is all grass undulating parkland, and the going excellent in all weather. Only snow on the course should prevent Aldon running. Difficult fences have easy alternatives. Excellent viewing.


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07713 097520.  Contact number during event - 07766 086540.
The event is run in aid of local charities including St Margaret's Hospice and the Lifeboats. Our volunteers are mostly local committee members of these organisations or members of the Cattistock Hunt. We are most grateful to them all and all our volunteer jump judges. ENTRANCE POLICY - Each car displaying a current BE membership card will be admitted including all occupants. All other cars WILL be charged £10 to include a programme.


Aldon is situated on A37 south of Yeovil at the 30 mile limit. Post code BA22 9TA. Grid reference ST555150.