Event Details

Sponsored by Equifeast


at Ampney Down Farm, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5EU, United Kingdom
Saturday 29 to Sunday 30 July 2017

Times and TimeTable

Show Jumping08:4008:4108:4308:4514:1014:1216:50
Cross Country09:3009:3109:3309:3514:5414:5617:22
Show Jumping08:4708:4115:3508:4308:4513:4815:2715:23
Cross Country09:3709:3116:0909:3309:3514:2716:0116:02
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Event Schedule

Entries Open 23 Jun 2017
Late Entry Surcharge Date 13 Jul 2017
Ballot Date 07 Jul 2017 @ 12 noon
Ballot Period July
Balloted 2016 150 BE100
94 BE90
13 N
  • Organiser - Mrs Joanne Verey
    Ampney Down Farm, Stow Road, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, GL7 5EU. Phone: 01285 654026. Mobile: 07737 256816. Email: Web:
  • Sarah Taylor - Entries Secretary -
    Swalcliffe Grange, Swalcliffe, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX15 5EX.
  • Entries Secretary - Sarah Taylor
    Swalcliffe Grange, Swalcliffe, Oxon, OX15 5EX. Phone: 01295 788924. Mobile: 07801 658885, mobile reception is quite limited. Emails prefered. Email: Web:
  • Assistant to J Verey - Stabling and Tradestand Organiser - Georgina Pearce
    Mobile: 07709657401. Email:
  • SJ Course Designer - Mr Mike Benfield
  • XC Course Designer and Builder - Mr Andrew Hunter
  • XC Course Designer - Mrs J. Verey

Classes & Fees

ClassDaysDressage TestEntry FeeAbandon PremiumTotal PayableLate Entry Surcharge FeeStarting FeeView Entries
BE80(T)Sat BE 96 (2016)£65.53£7.54£73.07£85.07£13.00view
BE90Sat Sun BE 96 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£15.00view
BE90OpenSun BE 96 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£15.00view
BE100Sun BE 108 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£15.00view
BE100OpenSun BE 108 (2016)£69.30£7.97£77.27£89.27£15.00view

Event Information


Entry fees include VAT. VAT Reg No 985 4683 59. Please make cheques payable to CALMSDEN EVENTS LTD. Send entries to the ENTRIES SECRETARY. Separate cheques are required for each horse. Please enclose separate 22cm x 11cm (DL size) SELF SEAL SAE for each horse. INTERNET entries are preferred on A WAITLIST WILL BE KEPT if required, Please check BDWP on ballot date for updates. ANY UNPAID ENTRIES WILL BE REJECTED AT BALLOT. WITHDRAWALS by 24/07/2017 12:00 PM by email only to the entries secretary . REFUND POLICY - 100% before ballot date. THEREAFTER Entries will only be refunded in full minus £12 plus vat if replaced . As per Rule 4.11.2  No replacements will be made  after 25/07/17 This is to allow sufficient time for Timetabling. STARTING TIMES will be available on 27 July at Starting Fees include a programme.


Stabling is available locally. Contact Georgina Pearce on 07709 657401.


If you ride for your school and are a member of NSEA you are eligible for the 2017 NSEA POINTS LEAGUE, SEE THEIR WEBSITE FOR FURTHER DETAILS. Also did you know that you can buy discounted day tickets through your NSEA membership?



Prizes in kind for BE80T generously donated by the new class sponsor The Royal Agricultural University. Lower scale prize money for BE90 & BE100
Our title sponsors Equifeast will offer special prizes to 1st - 3rd in all BE90 and BE100 classes. We are delighted to once again offer The Equifeast  Development Bursary. -Want the chance to win Equifeasts support for a year advising on diet and feed products for free? Plus complimentary training? Apply to be one of four finalists selected after this event in July - The overall winner will be selected after Calmsden 2 in October. see


 The dressage and showjumping are both held on grass arenas and have spacious warm up areas.The  80T cross country track will be encouraging, well built, with a good variety of obstacles. The 90 and 100 classes will include: steps up and down, a sunken road feature, ditches, hedges, walls and water. There will be a good balance of portables and fixed fences. The courses runs over established Cotswold downland so a reasonable degree of fitness is required! See our website for further pictures.These courses are beautifully prepared by Andrew Hunter and his team and great attention is given to the going. The course will be aerovated if required.


Food available on site. Local accommodation - Hare and Hounds at Foss Cross, The Village Pub Barnsley, Wiggold Holiday Cottages ( Organic Farm Shop) Stow road and Premier Inn Cirencester( nr Tescos!)


In case of ABANDONMENT please phone 07737 256816/01285654026/07801658885. We have well-draining land and can run when most places can't! ALL TERRAIN VEHICLES/motorcycles will NOT be permitted except those used by authorised officials. Mobility scooters are permitted with prior arrangement with the Organiser. DOGS must be kept on leads at all times. ENTRANCE POLICY - Each car displaying a current BE membership card will be admitted FOC including all occupants. Other spectators £5 per car to include a programme. All official passes must be shown. Tradestand enquiries to Georgina Pearce


Grid reference SP047067. The event is located 3 miles north east of Cirencester on the A429; access is off this road only. A ONE WAY SYSTEM WILL BE USED. If coming from the Cheltenham direction stay on the dual carriageway or the A435 to Cirencester - do not attempt to cut across as narrow lanes and unsuitable for large Lorries, will be signposted. PLEASE DO NOT ATTEMPT TO GO TO THE VILLAGE OF CALMSDEN AS TOTALLY UNSUITABLE FOR ANY SIZE OF LORRY!!