Monthly Archives: March 2013

Quiz & Curry Night 10th April 7.30pm start Crown Dilwyn

Come and join us for a 7.30pm quiz start, includes a curry at 8.30pm (curry’s are both vegetarian and non vegetarian) and finishing around 10pm.

Please support this annual quiz event,  find out about the training, competitions and the Club’s next socials .

Quiz Teams of 4 , cost is £25 per team or £7 per person , this includes Curry supper.

Please let Caroline know 07582 004 491 if you/team will be coming along, or you can get in touch by email or Facebook.

Please confirm your attendance so we can ensure The Crown Pub knows how many to cater for.

We look forward to seeing you there!

VOARC Open Dressage Accumulator Series 2013 – Dates now available

Dressage Accumulator kindly sponsored this year by PRB horseboxes, Leominster.

Venue is the Stonehouse Farm, Cobnash, HR6 9RD.  There is £300 in prize money to be split between prelim and novice classes. £100 first place, £50 second place. Points will be awarded as follows: 7 points for first -2 points for sixth and a point for attending. these will be recorded for every class entered over the six events(weather permitting).

The VOARC Open Dressage Accumulator Series 2013 competition dates are as follows:

21st April 2013 at Stone House, Cobnash, Kingsland, HR6 9RD.  Classes & Entry Form on calender

12 May 2013 venue tba

16 June 2013 venue tba

7 July 2013 venue tba

25 August 2013 vebue tba

September Championships venue tba

Individual trophies will also be given for highest places for VOARC Members.

Get involved with Endurance Training

Do you want to join in and do some endurance training ?

Some of our members are experienced and keen to encourage others!

There are a series of qualifiers for the Team Event Final which is part of the Red Dragon Festival of Endurance which will be held at Builth Wells Showground 4-6 October 2013.

Contact Nickatie if you are interested in finding out more or go to

Help Wanted -Open Dressage Show Leominster on 21 July 2013

VOARC is hosting  an Open Dressage Show incl Area 15 Riding Clubs’ Dressage Qualifier at The Wharf Leominster on 21 July 2013. 

Riders Needed.

Would you like to do a prelim, novice or riding club test to represent your club at this local event in Leominster? We need you to come forward and contact Nickatie. Training will be arranged to practise your tests so you are ready to compete.

Ground Staff  Needed.

In order to make the event run smoothly, we need your help on the day. Please give up a few hours of your time to assist in setting up, stewarding, scoring or scribing. If you haven’t done this before dont worry, help will be at hand from other members. Please ring Nicole to register your help and to ensure the day is a success.

All Horse Magazine February 2013

All Horse magTwo of our club members Marion Williams and Sue Keatley have an article in the February issue of All Horse Magazine. Sue who runs Bearwood Training and Livery has been nominated by Marion as Magic Mentor.  Sue has helped Marion and her horse Tiger over come many issues resulting in Marion competing confidently in classes which she had never thought possible.

To read the full article please click here and go to pages 18 – 19


See a calendar of all our forthcoming activities on the What's On page.  Below are the next events: