Southern Hopefuls Camp 2021 (Pony Club only)

Huntingfield Pony Club Grounds

Huon Pony Club

2021 Southern Hopefuls Camp

Huntingfield PC Grounds, 152 Howden Rd, Howden

Hosted by Huon Pony Club in conjunction with Huntingfield Pony Club

Tuesday 5 – Thursday 7 January 2021

Open to pony club riders aiming to compete at the 2021 State Trials (Gr 1-3) held in March 2021 and currently competing at Grade 3 or above.    Riders need to have been attending pony club rallies and qualifying events and have a good level of fitness for both horse and rider, as it is an intensive 3 day camp

This year’s camp will feature 2 x well known Tasmanians, Level 2 EA Coach – Meegan Daun and Level 3 EA Dressage Coach Lydia Jackson , as well as Olympic Eventer – Sonja Johnson.  A draft program is below:

Day 1- Tuesday

Meegan:       Specialised XC water jump training

Sonja:          Show Jumping- A warm up/intro focusing on position & technique before hitting the XC course- Day 2

Lydia:          Flat Work

Day 2- Wednesday

Meegan:      Grid work – show Jumping

Sonja:          XC- master those lines / combinations

Lydia:          Perfecting those dressage tests- the double point movements

Day 3- Thursday

Meegan:       Show Jump rounds-how to jump clear, avoid extra penalties from poles down or time penalties

Sonja:           XC- including pace work over jumps– learn to ride at the required pace and avoid time penalties

Lydia:      Dressage Test and Tell – ride your dressage test in an arena and receive quality feedback .

There will also be evening activities and full catering provided. This is a 3 day program and we are unable to accommodate single day attendance. All for less than $100 a day.   Where else could you get 3 top quality instructors for such a reasonable rate.!

Camp Participation ( 3 days)
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