Calmsden XC SCHOOLING
The course will be open at the following times: Obviously subject to weather.
MON – 12 MIDDAY – 7PM
TUES – 10 AM – 7PM
WED – 10 AM – 7PM
THURS 10 AM – 7PM.
Last booking 6 PM.
Access and parking is via the event entrance. The gate must be kept shut at all times.
cost £30 per horse to includes booking fee of £1.35 per entry.
The following classes are available for the Calmsden XC SCHOOLING
The X.C. Course covers an area of 55 acres with a number of obstacles. The course ranges from BE80 standard to Novice. The water complex and main schooling area are in flat fields – but we do have sloping fields into the valley running through the farm which are great for getting horses fit.
We are available for pony club rallies and group bookings, and can provide qualified instructors if required.
The following declaration must be signed by all riders and/ or parents of children using the cross country course for schooling.
Many Thanks for your co-operation.
Before I use the XC course at Ampney Down Farm – otherwise known as the venue for the Calmsden Events, I can confirm that:
I have my own personal accident insurance and my horse is insured (public liability)
I will ensure that the gate is shut ONTO THE ROAD before using the XC course
I will be wearing suitable footwear with defined heels, a back protector and a hat conforming to the current British quality standards as defined in the 2019 BE rule book.
I will only jump the flagged and numbered obstacles. Any steps NOT flagged are not to be jumped; this includes the step into the water.
I understand that riding cross country is a risk and I have taken all reasonable steps to ensure that my horse is capable of jumping these obstacles and I have the relevant level of experience to attempt them.
I have a working mobile phone. Or a non-riding adult has a mobile phone.
I take full responsibility for any non – riding spectators.
No rider under 10 is permitted.
All children under the age of 14 will require signed parental/guardian permission to use the course and to be accompanied by a parent or instructor. No Lone rider under the age of 18
I will report any damaged/ broken fences immediately
In case of an emergency: The farm entrance postcode is GL7 5EU Grid ref. SP047067
Jo Verey mobile phone: 07737256816. Chris Verey 07740851221. The nearest A&E is Cirencester BUT DOES NOT OPERATE AFTER 5PM. Swindon or Cheltenham are approx. 15 miles away.
Calmsden XC SCHOOLING is being organised by and the booking agent is Equine Bookings