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Carolina Horse Park
2814 Montrose Rd., Raeford, NC 28376


April 11-13, 2014
Rating: ADS, USEF
Use USEF Entry Form for Advanced Level
Use ADS Entry Form for Intermediate and Preliminary Levels

Update (3/31/14)

Entries Open: February 15 Entries Close: April 1
Method of Accepting Entries: First come, first served
Levels/Divisions: Preliminary, Intermediate, Advanced Classes: Single Pony, Pair Pony, Four-in-Hand/Tandem Pony; Single Horse, Pair Horse, Four-in-Hand Horse in each division
Prize List? No
Organizer(s): Claire Reid and Kelly Valdes, P O Box 2627 Southern Pines, NC. 28388; H: 910.692.4164; C:910.603.2449; e-mail: fkvaldes@gmail.com
Secretary: Ann Pringle, P O Box 2627 Southern Pines, NC, 28388; C: 910.691.7735; e-mail: annpringle54@gmail.com
Mail Entries to: Secretary


President of the Jury: Anne-Marie Turbe, (FRA); Ground Jury: Peter Bonhof NED); Martha Hanks Nicoll (USA) Boots Wright, (USA), Marcie Quist (USA); President of Appeals: n/a; Technical Delegate: Ian Douglas (GBR) Course Designer: Richard Nicoll, (USA); Veterinarian: Southern Pines Equine; Phone: 910.692.8640; EMT Service: Tim Bouchelle; 910.690.7046


Entry/Class Fees: $230 (junior drivers under 21: $130); Post Entry Fees: $300; Entry Fee Refund Policy: Full refund before closing date less $50. After closing date, entry fee only upon receipt of vet or doctor’s certificate less $50; Stall Fee: $150 per stall for Wed. – Sun. nights $30 per stall for additional nights; Stall Deposit: $50 per stall including tack stalls; destroyed if stall is swept clean; Separate Check? Yes; Stall Refund Policy: No refund after closing date; Other Fees: ADS Fee included in Entry Fee. Camping and RV parking: $50 per night; Day Parking for competitors not using stalls: $50 per entry; Competitor Party: $45; featuring beef tenderloin and much more; Vendor Fee: varies – contact Secretary; Make Checks Payable to: Southern Pines CDE

Tentative Schedule

Stable Opens: Wed. noon; Secretary’s Office Opens: Wed noon (packets avail. Thurs); Horse Inspection: Thurs 1 pm; Course Walk and Briefings: Briefing only Thurs. 5 p.m.; Presentation: n/a; Dressage: Fri. 9 a.m.; Marathon: Sat. 9 am; Cones: Sun 9 am; Social Events: Welcome Reception Thurs. 5 pm following briefing for competitors and volunteers; Competitors’ Party at Big Sky Farm in Southern Pines: Sat. 6:30 pm;


Test(s): Preliminary: Test #6 for singles and pairs; Test #5 for four-in-hands/ tandems; Intermediate: Test #7; Advanced: Single Pony and Horse: FEI Test 9; Horse Pairs and Horse Teams: FEI Test 11; Pony: Test 8b; Pony Fours: Test 8c; Team and Tandem Horse: FEI Test 8a.
Ring/Warm-up area Footing: Grass / Grass and sand


Terrain: Slight hills, mostly grass footing
Level: Preliminary; 3 Sections; 12-13 km; 5-6 Obstacles
Level: Intermediate; 3 Sections; 12-15 km; up to 7 Obstacles
Level: Advanced; 3 Sections; 12-15 km; up to 8 Obstacles


Ring/Warm-up area Footing: Grass / Grass and sand
Level: Preliminary; Clearance: per ADS rules
Level: Intermediate; Clearance: per ADS rules
Level: Advanced; Clearance: per USEF rules

Other Information

Veterinary/Health Requirements: Negative Coggins within 1 year of show date; All horses must be properly registered and identified by diagram.
Stabling Information: Permanent stalls with doors, rubber matting, overhang, electric outlets; Stabling area secured by fence and gates.
Driver/Groom twice around allowed on marathon? (Article 917) Yes,if schedule permits
Misc. Show info: Golf carts will be available from independent vendor. Contact info available from Secretary. Photo copies of current Coggins and all 2014 membership cards must be included with entry before entry will be accepted.
Awards Offered: Trophy and ribbons for each class. Special awards
Food Available on the Grounds: Yes
Accommodations: All in Southern Pines or Aberdeen, approx. 15 minutesfrom CHP; Hampton Inn: 910.692.3433; Microtel: 910.693.3737’Residence Inn: 910.693.4330; Homewood Suites: 910.255.0300; Best Western: 910.944.2367; Farrfields Farm Bed and Breakfast. 5 miles from CHP. 910,944.0765. farrfieldsbandb@gmail.com
Camping On Grounds: Yes. $50 per night for space with hook-ups (water & electricity mostly 30 amps) Indicate type of camper on entry form.
Camping Off Grounds:
Directions to Show: From Raleigh, NC: Route 1 south all the way to Aberdeen, NC. Take Route 211 towards Raeford to Montrose Rd.(Watch for “Carolina Horse Park” sign,) turn right on Montrose Rd and follow straight 2.3 miles to the park. Approximate travel time from Raleigh is 1 hour and 40 minutes.
From Fayetteville, NC: Take Route 401 toward Raeford. From 401 in Raeford take Route 211 toward Aberdeen and Pinehurst, NC. Watch for the Carolina Horse Park sign, then turn left on Montrose Rd and follow straight 2.3 miles to the park. Approximate travel time from Fayetteville is 45 minutes.