Riders enjoy rallies

Milton Pony Club
Nanjing Night Net

Milton Pony Clubs first rally for 2013 is to be held thisSaturday, February 9, at the club grounds.

New members are always welcomed and new members andreturning members are encouraged to attend at 9am to complete membership formsbefore joining in on the first rally for the year.

2012 was a sensational year for the Club with our dedicatedand talented members competing in gymkhanas, one day events, dressage days,showjumping and zone championships.

We were also lucky enough to have five members qualify andcompete at State level and one at State Camp.

It was very pleasing to see our members improve considerablyover the course of the year.

Rally days are held on Saturdays from 9am.

Dressage, showjumping and cross country are on offer atevery rally as are mounted games, fun days and sporting events.

Horsemanship, proficiency certificates, demonstrations andtheory days are structured into our rally calendar throughout the year.

This year the club intends to again host specialist clinicsby visiting coaches following on their success from last year.

All ages and levels are catered for and parents areencouraged to help out in any way they can.

Our committee will be available on Saturday to answer anyquestions and to finalise membership requirements.

For all enquiries before Saturday, please call Julie on 44545907 or Marion 0439 241 700.

Lake Conjola Pony Club

Wet and windy weather did not deter our members fromattending the first rally for the year on Saturday.

Jo started the rally with some warm up exercises for bothhorse and rider before working on the flat.

With Milton Show coming up our younger riders were keen topractice their workouts in preparation for the big day!

Bailey had his beautiful new pony, Luna, working really wellon the flat and with the grid work that followed.

After a short break the riders enjoyed going through thesporting events that feature in the upcoming championship with everyonerecording some good times.

The day wrapped up with our senior members spending sometime out on the cross country course before the rain settled in.

On a different note, we would all like to wish Steph thevery best of luck for next weekend when she will be travelling to Castlehillfor the judging of the next level of the Showgirl – we will be thinking of you!

Our next rally will be on Saturday 9th commencingat 9am, look forward to seeing you all there – happy riding.

Mollymook Pony Club

The club’s first rally for the year was held on Sunday, whenseven new riders and their horses and ponies, were welcomed.

We hope you all enjoyed your first day at pony club.

Riders worked in two groups with Jumping, Flat Work and TrotPole exercises in the morning and, a little Cross Country and Sporting, in theafternoon.

Thank you again to Jeanette for having everything organisedin the canteen and for serving the hungry riders.

Also thank you to everyone else who helped with setting upthe jumps and equipment.

We have ordered more of the lighter jump wings to help makethis task easier.

The zone has finalised the calendar and the club’s annualgymkhana will be on Sunday, May 5.

Everyone should have got a term one calendar on Sunday.

If anyone missed out or wasn’t there, please let Julie knowand we will get one to you.

On Sunday, Charlotte Millard competed at the Michelago PonyClub Sporting Championships.

There were 17 events held over the two-day competition andCharlotte won eight first, nine seconds and a fifth place.

Entries are being taken for the Helensburgh and the Zone 28Sporting Championships. Please contactJulie at [email protected]南京夜网 for more info or to enter.

The next rally is this Sunday, February 10. Have a great week.

JUMPING: Molymook Pony Club member Sam Woods takes part in the cross country jumping. Photo THERESE SPILLANE.

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