GOODWOOD Pony club held its Open Hunter Trials on the Goodwood Estate with the kind permission of the Earl and Countess of March recently. The course is set in beautiful grounds with picturesque views all around.
The classes, which were were split into Pony Club Members and non members ranged from 2ft3 to 3ft, including a novice pairs class at 2ft6.
The competition was judged on optimum time and included some challenging jumps including a ditch and a solid table on an uphill climb.
The next event is the club’s Open Winter Dressage Series. The dates for this competition are November 27, January 15 and February 5. For more details and to download a schedule please visit the club’s website http://branches.pcuk.org/goodwood
For results and more equestrian news see Sussex Horse World, West Sussex Gazette, November 2 2011