WELCOME TO

SAFFRON WALDEN & DISTRICT RIDING CLUB

2021 membership is now online at www.clubentries.com/saffronrc

Please note that all CLINICS and TEAMS are for SWDRC members only and details are emailed out directly to members once membership is received.

CLINIC dates can be found on the TRAINING page, if you are interested in these and have not received an email, please enquire at info@swdrc.co.uk.

TEAM dates can be found below and on the EVENTS page, if you are interested in these and have not received an email, please enquire at info@swdrc.co.uk.

AREA 8 QUALIFIER DATES 2020/2021
(UPDATED 10/11/2020)

9 Jan 21 - Area Winter Senior Novice & Intermediate Dressage (2021) – Brook Farm
10 Jan 21 – Area Winter Junior Novice & Intermediate Dressage (2021) – Brook Farm

31 Jan 21 - Area Winter Show Jumping (2021) – Beechwood
2 May 21 – Area Horse Trials (2021) – Stratford Hills

BRC NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP DATES 2021
(UPDATED 10/11/20)

13-14 March – HorseQuest Arena Eventing Champs – Aston-le-Walls
27-28 March – SEIB Insurance Brokers Novice Winter Champs – Arena UK
23-25 April – Horsehage & Mollichaff Intermediate Winter Champs – Bury Farm
22-23 May – Fibre-Beet Eventer Trial / Combined Training Champs – Aston-le-Walls
6-8 August – NAF Five Star Horse Trials Champs – Swalcliffe
4-5 September – NAF Five Star Summer National Champs – Lincoln
TBC – Dressage to Music Champs/Quadrille – venue TBC

CLUB CLOTHING – SWDRC now have a new supplier for club clothing. You can now order what you want, when you want and GGGEAR will deliver it to your door at no extra cost! http://www.gggear.co.uk/saffron-walden–district-rc-158-c.asp

CLINICS/TRAINING – Details of clinics are emailed out to members only. We can only accept members at our clinics

TEAM EVENTS – Team information is emailed out to members only. Team members must be members of SWDRC at least 4 weeks before any event.

MEMBERSHIP – Membership runs from 1 Jan to 31 Dec, and can be taken out at any time during the year. Forms can be found on this web site. Payment must be made on-line at www.clubentries.com/saffronrc.
2021 Annual Membership Fees:
Adults – £37
Junior – £27 (Juniors must be under 18 on the 1 Jan 2021)
16-Month (01-Sept 2021 – 2022) Membership Fees:
Adults – £54
Junior – £39 (Juniors must be under 18 on the 1 Jan 2021)

WHAT DO YOU GET FOR YOUR MEMBERSHIP?

SUBSIDISED CLINICS AND TRAINING – All our trainers are experienced in teaching levels from beginners to professionals. Just let us know your level and ability of riding and that of your horse and our trainers will teach accordingly. Clinics are organised on an ad hoc basis, as a member information will be emailed out to you as soon as a clinic has been planned.

TEAMS – SWDRC place teams into every BRC qualifier event – dressage, combined training, show jumping, eventer trial and horse trials.  To put yourself forward, simply reply to the emails that are sent out to all members to register your interest (your horse/pony MUST have a valid flu certificate – FEI 6 month rule). Our team managers are very knowledgeable and can help you decide what level you should compete at and whether you and/or your horse/pony are eligible for each class.

CLUB COMPETITIONS – We organise an annual show, arena eventing, show jumping and dressage events throughout the year, members enjoy reduced entry fees, priority entry if classes become full pre-event and 3rd party insurance from BRC at all our events.

The SWDRC is an affiliated riding club which was established in 1980. 

British Riding Clubs (BRC) exists to provide support and encouragement to amateur riders of all levels- from the dedicated competitor to the happy hacker.

Our club gives BRC members the chance to train and compete at local, area and national competitions.

Welfare
For further information on the BRC commitment and policy
click here.

Committee 2020
To contact any committee member please email us at info@swdrc.co.uk

Julian Midwinter – Chairman
Claire Engelmann – Vice Chairman & Treasurer
Jo Wardle – Club Secretary
Suzannah Engelmann – SJ & HT Team Mgr / Liaison Rep / SJ Events
Lindsey Rusack – Dressage Team Mgr
Cara Goddard – Membership Secretary
Carrie-Anne Adams
Danni Malins
Emily Duff
Laura Byford
Salley Yates
Sarah Hamlett
Sophie Haylock

 

 

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