Oregon
Region

ORUSPC Polocrosse Rally

2018 Polocross Clinic & Play-Day
with QUALIFYING  MULTI-REGIONAL  RALLY

Two Events, One weekend
Saturday & Sunday, JUNE 9-10, 2018
Adnara Equestrian Center
25154 NE Butteville Rd
Aurora, OR 97002

 

APA Clinic:    An APA clinic, taught by Melissa Main, will be held on Saturday, June 9th and is open to EVERYONE from beginners, USPC members, non-USPC members and adults.  Clinic will run from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm cover everything from how to hold a racquet, introducing horses to equipment, rules of play and ending with coached chukkas.  Anyone participating in the clinic may also participate in the play-day/rally on Sunday.

Clinic Cost:   $50 per participant.

Play-day/Rally:    A Play-day with a Qualifying Rally will be held on Sunday June 10th and is open to EVERYONE from beginners, USPC members, non-USPC members and adults.  Overnight stalls with bedding available for $25.00 and hot pens will be allowed.

Organizer:    Cile Savoy,   cilesavoy@gmail.com   (503)319-8201  

Entry Secretary:     Shannon Seldal,  easaseldal@earthlink.net  253-740-6170 PO Box 452, Buckley, WA 98321

Host Club:    Oregon Trail Pony Club and Oregon Region Pony Club

Contacts at Rally:      Cile Savoy (503) 319-8201; Shannon Seldal (253) 740-6170

Technical Delegate: Betty Galambos, BettyG111@Ywave.com

Chief Umpire:      Glen Bigsby, APA Big Sky Polocrosse

Teams:    3 riders, 1-2 stable managers  Individual entries gladly accepted for scramble teams.
USPC Horse-masters, APA, and non-USPC youth and adults welcome to enter.  Teams may be scrambled to allow for even matched teams at each level.

Divisions:    The following Divisions will be offered if participation allows:

Pre-Novice: D1-D2 and above, walk-trot, APA rating 0-1, E grade
Novice D-2 and above, skills similar to APA rating 1-2, D grade
Intermediate D-3 and above, skills similar to APA rating 2-4, C grade
Advanced— C-1 and above, skills similar to APA rating 4-5, A/B grade

2018 will be the first ever Polocrosse Rally in the ORUSPC Region. We strongly and emphatically encourage all USPC members to join us, regardless of skill or experience. Pre-Novice and Novice divisions will be appropriate for riders with little or no tournament playing experience. Familiarity with equipment and the rules of play are expected but will be covered in the clinic the day before the rally. We fully intend that this rally be a positive learning experience for players new to Polocrosse Competition.

Rally Entry fee:    $100 per participant,  No fee for stable manager

Registration: Click Here

Payment:  See Below

Rules:    USPC Handbook and Rules for Polocrosse Competition 2018

    APA Standards of play 2018

    USPC Horse Management Handbook and Rules for Rallies 2018

    USPC Horse Management Newsletter 2018

    Uniform Official Rules for USPC Rallies—Appendix A of HM Rulebook

    Uniform Chaperone Rules/Duties form

    USPC Policy on Drugs, Alcohol & Tobacco?

Volunteers:    Two volunteers in addition to team chaperone requested.  One volunteer will be designated for HM.

Horse Management:     This is a one-day trailer rally but horses may be hauled-in early Friday or Saturday for the Saturday clinic. Ponies may be tied or stalled in trailer for day-rally or in available stalls if spending the night.  Tents or trailers may be used for tack/feed areas. Water for horses is available on site. Please clean up your manure and dump in designated location. Appropriate barn footwear is required at all times.

Awards:    Ribbons will be awarded to each division and to Pony Club Horse Management teams.

Food/Comfort:    Please plan to provide your members with food throughout the weekend.  Restaurants are close by in Wilsonville. Please leave your dogs at home.

Overnight Accomodations:   Dry Camping ($15), stalls ($25) or penning ($15) onsite for those traveling a distance. Contact organizer for information on hotels in Wilsonville.

USPC Championships:    American Polocrosse Association members (age 12-25) and adult PonyClub Horse-masters are invited to participate at the 2018 USPC Polocrosse Championships West, Donida Farm, 16600 SE 376th, Auburn WA, August 6-10, 2018

 

Polocrosse Registration Payment
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