TREC AND WORKING EQUITATION
TREC TRAINING: Please call Centre to arrange session listed below or one at another time.
TREC CLINIC IN HAND, INTRODUCTION AND EXPERIENCED TRECCIES WELCOME
Mon 5 April Trec Clinic - Progressive sessions
Small group £25 members £30 non-members Arena based. Adults and children welcome.
- confidence building for your horse and you the handler. Learn to read your horse better! Improve your communication! Improve your horses way of going: straightness, proprioception, balance.
The next few sessions will be arena based. As we move through the year they will be field based so that we can include our natural obstacles on the site for training purposes. Please note Body protectors 2009 are to be worn for field based sessions. Air jackets may be worn in addition but not instead. Not necessary for arena based sessions. Hats must also not have a fixed peak.
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DETAILS FROM A PREVIOUS COMPETITION TO GIVE YOU AN IDEA of what is involved:
25 March Arena Trec Competition - unaffiliated
On Friday the MA (Control of Paces) will be done first.
Class1A and 1B Slowest Trot and Classes 2 and 3 Slowest canter will be timed from A - C around the edge of the arena. Then The fastest walk for all classes A - C. There will not be control of Paces in Class 1C the In Hand Section.
Competitors will then move on to the PTV Obstacle Phase. Time limit 4 1/2 Minutes. 10 obstacles to complete. If you run out of time whistle/bell will sound indicating you need to go to the Finish to stop the clock. Any uncompleted obstacles are not scored.