2017 Aprilfest Endurance Results

Results are posted for all rides at Aprilfest Endurance: Ride n Tie, 10 Km (6 Miles) Set Speed Graded, 11 Km (7 Miles) Set Speed Graded, 22 Km (14 Miles) Set Speed Graded, 10 Km (6 Miles) Set Speed Graded, 21 Km (13 Miles) Set Speed Graded, 40 Km (25 Miles) Endurance, 80 Km (50…

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PLEASE remit your Lay Judge Clinic Registration Forms ASAP!

To all potential Lay Judge Clinic Attendees; PLEASE remit your Lay Judge Clinic Registration Forms ASAP! “I can’t feed you if I don’t know you will be there!” I am away on business (no, not somewhere hot, darn!) Mar.26-Apr.4—-but will be available via e-mail. Please don’t hesitate to contact me with questions/concerns. Remember, basic understanding…

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Lay Judge Clinic: References

Some study recommendations for Lay Judge Clinic candidates: OCTRA Rulebook, AERC Rulebook and Guidelines for Control Judges, By Dr. Art King: “Recognition and Management of Fluid and Electrolyte Changes in Equine Athletes”, CODE OF PRACTICE: for the care and handling of Equines. Gov’t Canada: National Farm Animal Care Council. Available from: Equine Canada, (613) 287-1515…

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Lay Judge Clinic Registration Form

Here is a link to the online form for registering for the Lay Judge Clinic arranged by Dr. Sarah Tiller. Link to Online Registration Form… More info is available on the OCTRA website, and on the Dog Sports Centre website…

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AGM 2016 – All Official Documents Are Online

The 2016 AGM Resolutions are now available. All of the documents listed below are also linked to the 2016 AGM page. OFFICIAL NOTICE of 2016 AGM LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT 2015 AGM MINUTES/ACTION ITEMS/RESOLUTIONS AGM INFORMATION AGM SCHEDULE AGM AGENDA: MEETING AGM AGENDA: AWARDS BANQUET AWARDS DESCRIPTIONS RESOLUTIONS CLINIC: STAGG NEWMAN “ENDURING PARTNERS” AGM DEADLINES

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March 5, 2017 Long Distance Clinic

Please join us on our first day of a 3-day series (taking place throughout the year) to learn about long distance riding. If you love horses, love to ride and love adventure…. this may be the sport for you! On this first day, we will be covering the basics of long distance riding. Who, what…

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Thanks Rob and WEEHOST Inc

FYI For many years OCTRA has been well served by member Rob Wright’s web hosting company WEEHOST Inc. where our website has been housed. OCTRA was informed in the fall that Rob is closing his web hosting company effective March 2017.  Thanks, Rob, for all the support and late nights. On January 19, 2017 our…

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Worker Credit Awards

The Worker Credit Awards are posted. All awards except High Point Novice Rider/Horse Team are posted. If you will receive an award and plan to attend the Awards Banquet to receive your award in person, but haven’t purchased your banquet ticket yet, here is a special New Years Eve incentive: The deadline for Early Bird…

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LAY JUDGE CLINIC

Saturday, April 8, 2017 9:00 am -7:00 pm. Registration Deadline:  March 20th, 2017 Dawn and Howard Kadish Farm 19556 Mississauga Rd. Caledon, Ontario. Dr. Sarah Tiller and Dr. Bri Henderson, Co-Chairs of the OCTRA Veterinary Committee, are holding a Lay-Judge Clinic to take place Saturday, April 8, 2017, all day 9:00am -7:00pm. There has not…

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2016 High Point Novice Rider

The 2016 High Point Novice Rider standings are now posted. This list is in the new display format that will be used for most data in future. Those of you who have logged in to use the new Membership Directory will recognize it. Features of note are: Data stays within the main website wrapper (header,…

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