June 11, 2017 All Day
NOTE: This event, originally scheduled for May 14, was rescheduled to June 11 due to very wet spring trail conditions.
Head vet: Dr Erin Armstrong
Ride Manager: Louise Charlebois
Clinicians: Wendy MacCoubrey, Denise Blanchet, Nancy Zukewich
Laura’s Loop is an OCTRA-sanctioned 13 km (8 mile) or 23 km (14 mile) CTR training ride.
Date: Sunday, June 11, 2017
Location: 773 Corktown Road, Merrickville, Ontario.
Primitive overnight camping available on Saturday.
8:30 to 11:30: Education Clinic
- What is distance riding – competitive trail ride (CTR), set speed, limited distance, ride ‘n tie, endurance
- What are the rules and strategies for riding CTR?
- What happens at the control check?
- How do I present my horse?
11:30 to 12:00: Light lunch
12:00: Vetting of horses
12:30: Ride 13 or 23 km (8 or 14 miles) CTR – option to ride with an experienced OCTRA mentor
Education clinic and ride: $60 , Juniors (under 18) $50. >Entry includes a digital ride photo! Auditors: $25. Light lunch will be provided.
Use standard OCTRA ride entry form. Late entries add $20 if postmarked or sent by email after June 1, 2017. Snail mail entries and cheque to: N. Zukewich, 403 Athlone Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1Z 5M6
E-mail entries and payment to firstname.lastname@example.org.
**Refund subject to $15 fee with receipt of DNS scorecard, or DVM/MD note if entry withdrawn prior to competition. No show, no refund.**