June 2018 Meeting Minutes

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Elkridge-Harford Hunt Pony Club June 12, 2018 Meeting Minutes

 

Attendees: ​​ Dianna Beavers, Katie Klenk, ​​ Michele Usselman, Betsy Klenk, Kathy Fiedler, ​​ Nicole O’Neil, Jennifer Nicholson, ​​ Kim Kerr, ​​ Debbie Driscoll, Christine Reiter, Carrie Warfel, Mary Grez , Tracy Gay, Bill Fitzhugh, Carter Sieck, Tasia McKnight

Junior Board Attendees:  ​​​​ Gabrielle Brown

 

 

June 18th at New Holland for Confirmation & Blemishes Scavenger Hunt

Meet at hunt club at 7am, this will be an all-day event. ​​ Proper foot ware is required.  ​​​​ DO NOT wear EHHPC polo shirts.

 

June 3rd Mock Rally held at the Hunt Club. ​​ 6-8 kids came, ratings were held afterwards. ​​ The trail ride was cancelled due to weather.

 

Show Jumping Rallly held June 9th at TMF. 23 participants & 5 teams just from EHHPC. The rally was cut short due to rain storms. ​​ Final results will be based on round 1 and 2 only since some could not complete their final rounds. Still waiting on final results.

 

POLO Lessons will be held at EHHPC starting June 4th at 6pm

$60 per pony clubber, all polo ponies supplied, all you need to bring is helmet and proper footwear.

The lessons will always be on Mondays at 6pm. ​​ All levels included, must be able to Walk, Trot, Canter and hold the polo mallet in one hand and both reins in the other hand. ​​ Karen Steele is the Polo Organizer.

Tetrathlon June 23-24th at Bridgette Frasier’s Farm in Upperco, MD and the swimming will be held at Goucher College., Paige Sento is our EHHPC organizer

10 EHHPC kids going

Jessica Connors is the riding coach

Nikki Gorrell is swim coach

Cayla Hyde is running coach

1st practice is this Thursday, May 24th and will continue Thursdays thereafter until the Rally. ​​ Practice will be held at Margie Williams house at 6pm. ​​ Practice will include running, shooting and swimming.

Nikki Gorrell will oversee Swimming, Cayla Hyde will oversee running and Trevor or Turner will oversee shooting practice.

 

Sagamore Farm Tour

The Morning of Friday, June 29, Meet at Sagamore Farms at 8am. 3501 Belmont Ave, Reisterstown, MD 21136. ​​ Everyone should wear paddock boots (proper foot ware) and should war Pony Club Polo Shirts.

 

EHHPC Summer Camp Ages 12 and under

$200/per kid

Bill and Dawn Fitzhugh are the organizers. ​​ More info will be coming out soon regarding registration

Aug 13-17, held at the hunt club

Two Instructors: Lisa Sessa and Ann Walker

Ponies will be boarded for the week.

Older pony clubbers may volunteer 13 and up

On August 17th we will hold a post camp pool party at Dianna Beavers in the evening for ALL PONY CLUB Families

 

Dressage Rally, August 25, 2018 at Waredaca

Looking for coach

Kathy Fiedler is the organizer.

 

D Eventing Rally, Sep 22, 2018, Avalon Farm in Olney, MD

Coach: Morgan Cillo

 

Sunday, August 19th Pony Club Horse Show at Tranquility Manor Farm, Monkton, MD (recognized by HHSA)

3 rings (1 jumper ring, 2 hunter rings) and an outside course for an entire division and derby.

EHHPC will handle all the food concessions the entire day (breakfast sandwiches, fruit, hotdogs, hamburgers, taco in a bag, bagels, chips, baked goods). Donations will be put up on Sign UP Genius prior to the show and we will take volunteers to help cook throughout the day.

 

USPC East Coast Championships will be held in Tryon, NC July 25-29.

If you think your clubber might be qualifying, it is suggested that you start looking at lodging asap.

Championships

So far we have 4 kids going for Eventing, 1 for Games and 4 for Quiz.

July 7th Maryland Region pre-Championship Party at Lorelei’s home.

 

Clipping Clinic with Katie Cree date forthcoming:

Each kid is required to bring their own clippers, but horses will be provided.

$25 per kid 2-hours, 10 slots available

 

Oct 7th EHHPC Hunter Trials

 

May 2018 Meeting Minutes

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Elkridge-Harford Hunt Pony Club May 22, 2018 Meeting Minutes

 

Attendees: ​​ Dianna Beavers, Katie Klenk, Lani Hyde, Michele Usselman, Betsy Klenk, Kathy Fiedler, Kerri Morton, Paige Sento, Kirsten Sandberg, Caren Hyde, Nicole O’Neil, Jennifer Nicholson, ​​ Kim Kerr, Carter Sieck, Debbie Driscoll,

Junior Board Attendees: ​​ Cayla Hyde, Georgia Sento, Gabrielle Brown

 

Maryland Region Games Rally Results, Thank you to Tracy Stout for being the Organizer

Seniors came in 2nd

Novice was 1st place

Juniors came in 2nd place

 

C Eventing Rally to take place Sat, May 26, 2018 at Loch Moy.

1 EHHPC Team going: ​​ Delaney O’Neil, Anna Fitzhugh, Leah Heiner, Caren Mecklenburg

Morgan Cillo is team coach

Nicole O’Neil, Rally organizer

 

Becky Lee Clinic, June 2nd , Held at the Hunt Club

Currently 0 entries, will need 5 participants to hold the clinic.

$55/pony clubber $65/non-pony club

Nicole posted the clinic info on Facebook USEA Area II and Local Horseman’s pages. EHHC members have also been notified.

 

June 18th at New Holland for Confirmation & Blemishes Scavenger Hunt

Meet at hunt club at 7am, this will be an all-day event. ​​ 

 

June 3rd Mock Rally held at the Hunt Club. ​​ Casual Trail ride to be held on hunt club grounds after the rally.

Time TBD. ​​ Clubbers should be outfitted like they are attending a real rally. Mounts should be clean and ready for inspection.

Hounds Show Opportunities

June 2nd at Bryn Mawr, Malvern, PA (2 hours away)

Kirsten Sandberg has offered to by the Pony Club Chaperone and will drive any kids interested in attending. Kirsten has 3 seats left in her vehicle.

​​ Please pack lunch or bring money for their lunch.

Shirt & tie, Khaki pants, polished paddock boots, helmet. ​​ Can bring change of clothes

EHHPC will hold 1 practice at the Kennels at 6pm on Tuesday, May 29th

Those interested in going:

Grace Diedrich – confirmed

Liam Driscoll

Brynn Blair

Giselle Barke

Kira Sandberg

Maeve Sieck

 

Show Jumping Rallly held June 9th at TMF.

5 teams from EHHPC going, but need 1 more stable manager.

Dianna Beavers is the rally organizer.

Make sure you send Dianna a list of the lessons you have taken to prepare for this rally

 

POLO Lessons will be held at EHHPC starting June 4th at 6pm

$60 per pony clubber, all polo ponies supplied, all you need to bring is helmet and proper footwear.

The lessons will always be on Mondays at 6pm. ​​ All levels included, must be able to Walk, Trot, Canter and hold the polo mallet in one hand and both reins in the other hand. ​​ Karen Steele is the Polo Organizer.

Tetrathlon June 23-24th at Bridgette Frasier’s Farm in Upperco, MD and the swimming will be held at Goucher College., Paige Sento is our EHHPC organizer

10 EHHPC kids going

1st practice is this Thursday, May 24th and will continue Thursdays thereafter until the Rally. ​​ Practice will be held at Margie Williams house at 6pm. ​​ Practice will include running, shooting and swimming.

Nikki Gorrell will oversee Swimming, Cayla Hyde will oversee running and Trevor or Turner will oversee shooting practice.

 

Sagamore Farm Tour

The Morning of Friday, June 29 more info forthcoming regarding meeting place and time

 

Selling Programs at the Grand National and Hunt Cup (last Saturday in April)

Boy Scouts cannot assist anymore and he would be interested in giving it to an equestrian organization.

Caren Hyde will correspond with Shockey Gillet about our agreement to this volunteer opportunity. ​​ 

 

EHHPC Summer Camp Ages 12 and under

$200/per kid

Bill and Dawn Fitzhugh are the organizers. ​​ More info will be coming out soon regarding registration

Aug 13-17, held at the hunt club

Two Instructors: Lisa Sessa and Ann Walker

Ponies will be boarded for the week.

Older pony clubbers may volunteer 13 and up

On August 17th we will hold a post camp pool party at Dianna Beavers in the evening for ALL PONY CLUB Families

 

USPC East Coast Championships will be held in Tryon, NC July 25-29.

If you think your clubber might be qualifying, it is suggested that you start looking at lodging asap.