August EVENT DETAILS:
NOMINATIONS: 0447 201 797
Open: Monday 13th July 7.30pm
Close: Wednesday 22nd July 7.30pm
Changes: No later than Wednesday 29th July 7.30pm, Changes after this will result in cattle levies being charged
Venue: St Andrews Reserve, ABERDEEN
SATURDAY 1st August:
Event: Arena Sorting
Cost: As per 2020 fee schedule
SUNDAY 2nd August:
Event: Team Penning
Cost: As per 2020 fee schedule
Trial of the 4th division for the remainder of 2020:
Please nominate in the division you fee suits, this will then be put forward to the grading sub-committee where the final grading division position will be decided.
PLEASE SEE UPPER HUNTER TEAM PENNING FACEBOOK PAGE AND THE "RULES & CONSTITUTION - FORMS" TAB ABOVE FOR ALL COVID-19 REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS EVENT
What a year of challenges we have all faced, with this Upper Hunter Team Penning is hopping to make some realistic and beneficial changes to the running of the remainder of our 2020 season.
As a committee we have made the decision to cancel the 2020 point score, this decision was not made with a light heart and may factors played a part in this decision.
With this decision also came the voted decision that our 2019 open team point score winners will have the opportunity to attend Sydney Royal again in the 2021 season.
Since the 2019 AGM there has been a lot of discussion around the adding of a 4th division to Upper Hunter Team Penning, as a committee we have made the decision to use the remainder of the 2020 season being out of point score in a wisely manner and TRIAL this idea. So we now have for the remainder of the 2020 season adding in a "NOVICE" division. This division will allow some of our novice and new to the sport members the opportunity to shine in a division of their own, more prizes to hand out over the coming months and a lot of fun to be had.
As the 2020 season draws near the end and the club have made the decision whether to carry this division onto the 2021 season, this is when we will post the drafted rule booklet for all to view. We would then greatly appreciate everyones opinions and feedback on this document.
With the fluid world we are all living in currently, you will notice some changes within the running of our events for the remainder of the 2020 season (COVID-19 Style).
In the "Rules and Constitution" tab above you will seethe we have added our COVID-19 documents. in this you will find that there is a COVID-19 Policy in which clearly outlines the changes that you will see and what you as a member are to adhere to at all times.
LETS TOGETHER MAKE THE REMAINDER OF 2020 A BLAST, HAVE SOME FUN, MEET NEW PEOPLE, MAKE MEMORIES AND PEN SOME CATTLE......
SYDNEY ROYAL EASTER SHOW 2021
Upper Hunter Team Penning's Representative Team for 2021 Sydney Royal Easter Show.
Peter, Carmel and Les are preparing to represent Upper Hunter Team Penning at this years Sydney Royal. This team was the highest team point score winners in 2019, many years experience with great horsemanship and sportsmanship shown at each and every event.
It is with great joy and pleasure to say that this outstanding team will be representing our club this year.
Finer details to follow and we hope to see a large number of members attending to cheer along and support our team as well as all other competitors.
# Nominations Phone Number: 0447 201 797
# Ground Levy 2020: $10.00
# Day Membership: $25.00 Per Day
# Novice Division: Entry fees will be $14 per run
# 2020 Point Score: There will be no end of year point score for 2020
# Sydney Show 2021: 2019 Point score winners will transfer over to our Sydney show representatives for 2021.
# Setting 2020 Grounds: At this stage we have secured and set the remaining events for 2020 at our ABERDEEN grounds, this was the best option for the club as once we set a ground under the COVID-19 Restrictions it is better to stick to that one ground. At this stage (PENDING CHANGE) we will still be hosting our November end of year event at Merriwa.
# 2020 COVID-19 DOCUMENTS: 2020 events are structured around the current and every so fluid restrictions and guidelines as stated and advised by the government of NSW. Please see all files of required documents that you are to complete for each event during our 2020 season regarding COVID-19. These can be found under the " Rules & Constitution - Forms" tab above.
# Upper Hunter Shire Council grounds have a NO SMOKING and NO GLASS policy whilst on premises.
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Upper Hunter Team Penning was formed by a group of like-minded horse enthusiasts in 2006, who wanted to provide a sport that that catered for the whole family,regardless of experience.
The aim was to keep the participation cost to a minimum, and to provide riders from all disciplines with a safe competitive environment, encouraged by
good sportsmanship and a fun atmosphere.
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