Because of the high demand, we're doing it again! The next Cross Derby will take place on March 11+12, 2017 (snow date March 18, 2017). The cost will be $75, Maryland Horse Council members $70. Join today http://www.mdhorsecouncil.org/join
Closing date is 2/26 so don't delay!
The All-weather XC Course at MDHT is a fantastic opportunity to get out and have fun with your horse, regardless of the temperatures!
ADDED! Dressage ($30) and Fix-a-Test ($45). Eventing dressage tests and USDF Intro tests in a Small Arena (20x40). Sign up online only (www.evententries.com) and don't forget to email us which test you want!
Description of MDHT Cross Derby courses: There will be a few show jumps to get you going, then several cross country obstacles you would find on a typical competition course. The objective is to establish a rhythm over solid jumps in reliable consistent footing. Optimum times will be posted.
Elementary: 2’ – 2’3”, 12 - 15 jumps, 800m length, @325 mpm
Beg. Novice: 2’7”, max 15 - 18 jumps, 1,500m @350 mpm
Novice: 2’11” max, 18 - 20 jumps, 1,600m length @375 mpm
Training: 3’ 3” max, 20 - 22 jumps, 1,740m length @400 mpm
Preliminary 3' 6" max 20 - 22 jumps, 1750+ m length @ 420 mpm
Schooling is allowed for derby competitors/horses and paid schoolers only. Extra division rounds will be offered if time allows.
No checks accepted on day of derby - cash or charge only.
Individual Entries $75, Maryland Horse Council members $70. Join today http://www.mdhorsecouncil.org/join