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MBPC CHRISTMAS RALLY – 10 December 2016, 10am start

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The Christmas rally will be on Saturday 10 December 10am start.

 

Will be held at Wairakau horse treks, (Shelleys). 

Just remember there is a wee prize for best dressed!!!!

Please bring a plate for shared lunch

There will be games, swimming and maybe a trek.

Any queries please text or phone Shelley 027 231 6789 

http://www.wairakauhorsetreks.co.nz

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MBPC *OPEN* Ribbon Day Programme Nov 2016

Please see programme for this Sunday’s Ribbon Day 20th Nov 2016

OPEN TO NON MEMBERS $5 GROUND FEE

$20 ENTRY FEE

10am START

Food will be for sale, please bring something for the club to sell at the CAKE STALL :):)

Mini horse class is after lunch $5 – there is a few more classes that have been added  – plaiting option 🙂

 

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Mercury Bay Pony Club Accumulator Show Jumping Series

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Mercury Bay Pony Club Accumulator Show Jumping Series

Wednesday’s 16th Nov, 30th Nov and 7th of Dec (Final)

Start Time: 4.30pm

OPEN TO ALL RIDERS, AGES AND ABILITIES, ENTER ON DAY, BOARD ORDER

Entries $5 Per Class

$5 Ground fee for Non MB Pony Cub Members

Heights:

CAT A – 40-50cm       CAT B – 60-70cm         CAT C – 80cm-90cm

        – 50-60cm               – 70-80cm            – 90cm- 1m

 

Points to be accumulated over the 3 competition days. Place getters will be awarded ribbons each night. Amazing overall prizes to be won for category winners!!

Points will only be accumulated in one designated category, and points from only two classes each day will count, however riders can compete in up to 3 classes.

 

Food available – CASH ONLY

 

**Bring a picnic blanket, friends and family and settle in for a fun family friendly show**

Pictured above is Kalani riding her pony Divo 3 years ago in the Mercury Bay Pony Club FEI Showjumping cup

Fundraising for Kalani Nicol Equestrian

For more info on this event please contact Kalani : 0211426025 or Anne: 02141810

For more info about Kalani Nicol check out http://www.kalani-nicol-equestrian.weebly.com


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Andrew Scott SJ and XC Clinic 17th-18th December

ANDREW SCOTT CLINC SATURDAY 17th & 18th of December *OPEN TO NON MEMBERS $5 ground fee*

$90 per lesson per day  – We are currently fundraising to subsidise this fee for MBPC members
Groups of up to 4 S/J and 5 X/C
He does need to see riders SJ before he takes them X/C for safety reasons.
Times:
double 40 min
3 riders 50 min
4 riders 1 hour

This is an awesome opportunity for everyone in the local equestrian community!

Please phone Cedah 0272388665 to book a space!

http://www.andrewscottequestrian.co.nz

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Andrew Scott known for his hugely successful international riding career including 7 National titles and a team gold in the World Equestrian Games, found his true passion when he started coaching.

With his wife, Louise, their joint success and experience of having started over 75 four star horses, many of which went onto compete internationally, gives them a leading edge in their training philosophies.

From the inception of Equestrian Sports New Zealand (ESNZ) coaching programme, Andrew has been recognized as an elite ESNZ coach in all three disciplines, Dressage, Show Jumping and Eventing.

Andrew’s list of coaching achievements are lengthy from coaching PC Champs and SJ teams, to six years of coaching the NZ Under 21 eventing team, with the incredible achievement of being undefeated.

His international coaching experience, includes coaching Brazil at the 1994 WEG and to double gold at the 1995 Pan-American games. More recently Andrew has coached the Indian Eventing team for the 2014 Asian games. Andrew has mentored and coached other riders to progress to international representation for NZ, Brazil, Thailand, and Denmark.

In 2012 Andrew was recognised for his coaching achievements by being awarded the Prime Minister’s Coaching Scholarship.

A Massey University Adjunct Lecturer and equine consultant, Andrew’s coaching philosophy is centred on athlete empowerment and keeping things simple.
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Andrew’s additional strength in sports psychology gives the rider a competitive edge. His sports psychology and life skill seminars are popular to athletes of all standards and ages, from all sporting disciplines, enabling them to achieve life goals.
Louise is in an integral part of the business, and as a former competitive rider at two star level, brings her own experience, and holistic approach to horse welfare. She also plays an important role in management,


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Mercury Bay Family Dog Show-Fundraiser for MBPC & Animal Rehoming Fund

Mercury Bay Family Dog Show

Sunday 6th November at 2.00pm

In the paddocks opposite Countdown on Joan Gaskell Drive, Whitianga

This is going to be a super fun afternoon with lots of wagging tails and laughs!

Funds all go towards Mercury Bay Bay Pony Club and our Local Animal  Rehoming Fund

Sausages, drinks and baked goods for sale!! If you don’t have a dog that’s ok come and check out the action and buy a sausage!!

ENTER CLASSES WITH YOUR DOG AND WIN RIBBONS AND PRIZES!!

AGILITY AND FLYGILITY DISPLAYS

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Some of the awesome prizes donated by Whitianga Peninsula VETS!!

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Rozmer Photography will be there to take some awesome photos of the action!

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Mercury Bay Pony Club Accumulator Show Jumping Series *FUNDRAISER*

**Mercury Bay Pony Club Accumulator Show Jumping Series *FUNDRAISER**

MERCURY TWIN CINEMAS

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Mercury Bay Pony Club is Hosting a SJ accumulator series fundraising for one of NZ’S top under 17 Show Jumper’s Kalani Nicol to get to Horse of the Year 2016, F.E.I World Children’s Challenge and NZ Eventing Championships

Wednesday’s 4.00pm 10th Feb, 24th Feb and 9th of March (Final)

Start Time:4.00pm

OPEN TO ALL RIDERS, OF ALL AGES AND ABILITIES, ENTER ON DAY, BOARD ORDER

Entries $5 Per Class
$5 Ground fee for Non MB Pony Cub Members

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Heights:

CAT A – 40-50cm
– 50-60cm

CAT B – 60-70cm
– 70-80cm

CAT C – 80-90cm
– 90cm-1m

Points to be accumulated over the 3 competition days. Place getters will be awarded ribbons each night. Amazing overall prizes to be won for category winners!!

Points will only be accumulated in one designated category, and points from only two classes will count, however riders can compete in up to 3 classes.

Food available – CASH ONLY
– Sausage Sizzle, Sliders and drinks

**Bring a picnic blanket, friends and family and settle in for a fun family friendly show**

For more info on this event please contact Cedah : 0272388665

For more info about Kalani Nicol check out http://www.knicolequinetraining.weebly.com

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MBPC Christmas Rally @ Shelley’s up Kaimarama Rd

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Hi Everyone,

MBPC’S Christmas Rally will be on the 6th of December at Shelley Balsom’s on Kaimarama Road, Whitianga.   Rather than dress up – Bring your pony painted up – riders can paint their face/body too!

10am Start – The day will include…..

*Obstacle course

*Treasure Hunt on foot for all our PC kids

*Trek

*Games

Bring a plate for a shared lunch by the river, your togs and towel, sunblock and some food/snack for your pony!

For any inquiries please phone our Events Organiser Debbie: 0273201703