Calendar Software Removed

As of 10am EST the software implementing the OCTRA Ride Calendar has been disabled. The website has been experiencing periodic heavy traffic resulting in slow performance and the occasional stoppage. I have traced the problem to an interaction between the “My Calendar” plugin we have used for years and the Google Web Crawler that indexes…

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One Giant Leap for the Distance Rewards Program

Changes to the enrollment process for the Distance Rewards Program have been approved by the Board of Directors to increase clarity and member participation. The changes affect renewing members, new members, currently competing horses, all new horses, and horses changing owners. In brief, beginning in 2019, OCTRA Membership automatically includes the Distance Rewards Program for…

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2018 AGM and Awards Banquet

Last Updated: February 6, 2019 … Come ride with us …. The AGM is held yearly on the second or third week of February in a centrally located hotel. February 16th, 2019 Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn & Conference Center 930 Burnham Street, Cobourg, ON, K9A 2X9 Phone: 905/372-2105 OR 1-866-262-6874 (reference OCTRA) A block…

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Treasurer Required

Rick Burnside assumed the role of treasurer when asked to fill in on an interim basis. We now really need a volunteer to step up to assume this position on a more permanent basis. Rick will remain as long as required to help train a new officer. Knowledge of computerized bookkeeping and financial reporting is…

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OCTRA 50th Anniversary Easy Fit Raffle

Easy Fit Saddles has partnered with OCTRA in celebrating the 50th Anniversary of OCTRA with the raffle sale of your choice in a custom fit Easy Fit Saddle for your horse and you!!!! Be sure to support this project and buy a raffle ticket or two! For a mere $25.00 per ticket you could win…

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2018 Lopin’ Larose Results

Last rides of the season!! 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Set Speed Graded B 20 Km (12 Miles) 2018-10-13 Lopin’ Larose Open Competitive Trail Ride 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-10-14 Lopin’ Larose Set Speed Graded 20 Km (12 Miles) 2018-10-14 Lopin’ Larose Limited Distance Ride 40 Km…

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2018 Oktoberfest Results

Here are the results for the 2018 Oktoberfest Endurance rides: 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Mileage Ride 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Training Ride 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Set Speed Graded B 11 Km (7 Miles) 2018-09-29 Oktoberfest Endurance Set Speed Graded…

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2018 Tay Valley Results

Here are the results for the 2018 Tay Valley Distance Riders which include the first CTR rides of this OCTRA season. 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Set Speed Graded B 23 Km (14 Miles) 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Open Competitive Trail Ride 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-09-15 Tay Valley Distance Riders Novice Competitive Trail…

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2018 Cala-Boogie Results

Results are posted for the 2018 Cala-Boogie rides. 2018 Cala-Boogie Champ: Chrystal Woodhouse 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Ride n Tie 10 Km (6 Miles) 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded B 19 Km (12 Miles) 2018-09-01 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded BSG 40 Km (25 Miles) 2018-09-02 Cala-Boogie Set Speed Graded B 21 Km (13 Miles) 2018-09-02 Cala-Boogie Limited…

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