Event Newsflash - 01/11/2016

Event Details


By kind permission of Mr and Mrs A Watkins
at Park Farm, Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire, NP7 8TD, United Kingdom
Friday 15 to Saturday 16 September 2017

Event Schedule

Entries Open 11 Aug 2017
Late Entry Surcharge Date 06 Sep 2017
Ballot Date 25 Aug 2017 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period September
  • Organiser - Mrs Sharon Norrish
    Pitt Farm Cottage, The Pitt, Raglan, Monmouthshire, NP15 2AP, United Kingdom. Phone: 01873 841026. Mobile: 07720 261631. Email:
  • Entries Secretary - Mrs Rosemary Cann
    Randlehayes Farm, Aylesbeare, Exeter, Devon, EX5 2JN. Phone: 01395 239088. Mobile: 07977 034986. Email:
  • Event Co-ordinator - TBC
  • SJ Course Designer - Mr Edward Williams
  • XC Course Designer & Builder - Mr Simon Grundy

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting FeeEnterView Entries
BE90Sat BE 97 (2016)£57.75£6.64£64.39£74.39£15.00enterview
BE90OpenSat BE 97 (2016)£57.75£6.64£64.39£74.39£15.00enterview
BE100Fri Sat BE 102 (2010)£57.75£6.64£64.39£74.39£15.00enterview
BE100OpenFri Sat BE 102 (2010)£57.75£6.64£64.39£74.39£15.00enterview
BE100PlusFri N 111 (2010)£57.75£6.64£64.39£74.39£15.00enterview
NFri N 111 (2010)£66.58£7.66£74.24£84.24£15.00enterview
ONFri N 111 (2010)£66.58£7.66£74.24£84.24£15.00enterview

Event Information


Some Dressage may take place the day before - priority to those able to do so - please tick the appropriate box on entry form. Entries in the BE100 or N may be transferred to the BE100 Open and ON respectively.  Priority will be given to volunteers in the event of a Ballot.


INTERNET are preferred and entries will be accepted on  Day passes can be bought online on the BE website.    A booking fee of £1.20 including VAT will be charged per entry.   Please make cheques payable to MONMOUTH HORSE TRIALS. Send entries to the ENTRIES SECRETARY. Please write horses' names on back of each cheque. Include stabling fees with entry fee.
WITHDRAWALS by 11/09/2017 12:00 AM by telephoning 01395 239088 or Mobile: 07977 034986 must be followed by written confirmation (post or email)
REFUND POLICY - See rule 4.11 Full refund for withdrawals before ballot date. For those who entered before ballot date: 1. If replaced full refund less £12 admin charge. 2. £27 refund for withdrawals between ballot date and late entry surcharge date.
A WAITING LIST - will be maintained. Please indicate if you WISH to be included. Any entry not accepted from the wait list will have the entry fee refunded in full.
STARTING TIMES are available between 13/09/2017 6:00 PM and 13/09/2017 8:00 PM on 07720 261631 and 07779 980601. Starting Times also available on website and Starting Fees include a programme and are payable on collection of numbers (cash preferred please).


Charge: £20.00 per night to include straw. Shavings NOT SUPPLIED. Stabling booked after 14 September will be charged £25.00 per night. Full stabling refunds for withdrawals up to 11 September otherwise at organiser's discretion. Please email the Organiser for a full list of available stabling.


PRIZE MONEY: Lower Limit prize money with additional prizes in kind.
Prize in kind to all competitors completing on their dressage score who do not win any prize money.
Special prizes: Horses must be Grade 3 or 4 at time of entry - Best rider 45 years and over in the BE100 sections, Best overall rider resident in Wales in Novice sections; Best overall rider 45 years and over in Novice sections; Highest placed owner/rider in Novice sections; Highest placed mare in Novice sections. Please state on entry form if eligible.


Monmouth has an inviting educational course on permanent grass which always rides well. A good variety of fences, with alternatives, including a water complex, hedge and ditches. One hill.. The courses are designed to suit first timers as well as more experienced horses. Ground will be agrivated if necessary. The new layout for the Show lumping and larger dressage warm up was well received last year.


Local Accommodation: The Clytha Arms (10 mins from event) Accommodation and excellent food tel 01873 840206.
A list of local B&B can be obtained from the Event Organiser. Hot and cold food available on site.


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07720 261631 and 07779 980601.
ENTRANCE POLICY - No Car Passes Needed.
ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES/MOTORCYCLES will not be permitted. DOGS MUST BE KEPT ON LEADS AT ALL TIMES AND UNDER STRICT CONTROL. SEVERN BRIDGE - Tolls for horse boxes with living accommodation have been reduced and now only pay the car toll - £6.70.
Horse Trials website:


- NP7 8TD
Grid reference SO397154. Monmouth - Approx 40 minutes from the Severn Bridge. From the South leave M4 at junction 24 and take the A449 signed Monmouth/Midlands. Take 2nd exit off A449 signed Abergavenny and Raglan. *Continue for about 1/2 mile, at the roundabout take the fourth exit signed Clytha / Old Abergavenny Road (not the A40 Dual Carriageway). Proceed for four miles and take right turn signed Llanarth. The trials are situated approx 3 miles from the turn where it will be well signed. From Midlands, at end of M50 take A40/A449 dual carriageway and after approx 16 miles take the exit signed Abergavenny and Raglan and then as above*. It is recommended NOT to use the B4233 from MONMOUTH or ABERGAVENNY.