ADVERTISING OCTRA EVENTS

OCTRA is completely run by volunteers.  Getting information out to the public on our various activities is not the responsibility of one individual or committee but of our entire membership.  Therefore, it would be appreciated that if any Ride Manager, Committee Chair, OCTRA member, etc. is interested in having an OCTRA event publicised that they …

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AGM 2016

February 25, 2017 Best Western, Coburg, Ontario The AGM Committee has started work on the next AGM. If anyone has ideas/requests for the Awards Banquet (eg vendors, clinic, etc.) please contact a Committee member (Sharon Anderegg, Judy Durst, Pat Kuffner, Kelsa Staffa).

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NEW AWARDS CHAIR!!!

Julie Phair has accepted the challenge of taking on this position for the 2016 AGM (Feb 2017). Deb McBride has kindly agreed to assist her. Julie will also be working with the AGM Committee (Judy Durst, Sharon Anderegg, Pat Kuffner, Kelsa Staffa). Julie asks that those who received perpetual awards this past February to please…

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OCTRA 50TH ANNIVERSARY …. coming soon

OCTRA will be celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018!  The Board is already discussing ideas to make 2018 a true celebration.  If you have ideas or suggestions please contact the Secretary or any Board member – and a big thank you to Colette Hutten for coming up with a great tag-line. OCTRA ENDURES!!!

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Great Horses from the Past

Kristen Howard has volunteered to recover some wonderful OCTRA history for the website.  Stall of Fame, and Honour Roll horses are the best of the best.  She’s just finished the first two articles in the series… on Kabar Raftah, and Csardas Tetley.  Great stories… have a look!

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NEW OCTRA YOUTH COMMITTEE CHAIR!!

Savanah Wilson has taken on the challenge of being OCTRA’s Youth Committee Chair and is in the process of gathering information on OCTRA’s young riders as her first step in this position. OCTRA thanks Savanah for taking on this task and hopes that our members, especially our Juniors, will work with Savanah to make this…

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AWARDS CHAIR

Emily Watson did an amazing job in this position and has left it well organized and ready for the next OCTRA volunteer to step in.  This is an important position and integral to our Annual Awards Dinner as well as OCTRA as a whole.  If you are interested in this position or know someone who…

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Cayuse Canter Ride Results

The results have been posted from the Cayuse Canter ride. Please check your results carefully and notify one of the the Ride Managers (Bob Coleman, Chrystal Woodhouse) or the Ride Secretary (Michelle Bignell) if you see any errors. After 30 days from the date of publication, the results become final.

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Queen’s Bush Training Ride Results

Results from the Queen’s Bush Training Ride, in Chatsworth, Ontario have been posted. Please let the Ride Manager (Doug Price) know if there are any errors that need to be corrected. The 25 mile Set Speed at this ride was sanctioned as a regular Set Speed. So Year End points were accrued from that distance….

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