Welcome to the Home Page of Mid Devon Riding Club
We are a small club of very enthusiastic members interested in training, competition and social events in the Okehampton area.
Details of events that we are running are sometimes posted here but more often on Facebook. Look for Mid Devon Riding Club – MDRC
Training in 2015 includes:
Dressage and show jumping at The Grange with Dave Reddan
Cross-Country with Tim Cheffings at Downe Farm and with Caroline Creighton at Pontispool
Here is a clip of the last trip to Tim’s last Friday
XC training with Carolyn Creighton at Warren Farm. Places v limited. During the Evening of Thursday 14th May at Warren Farm. Out on the XC jumps and the platform if weather permits. If not then training in the school.
Let Marie Webber know as soon as you can if you would like to join.
Please remember the club needs 24 hours notice of cancellation otherwise full payment for the training will be expected.
Area Horse Trials:
Looking good for teams, the club will pay HQ fees, competitors to pay entry
fees. The club will be very supportive in assisting financially towards the Championships. Should
any members qualify, money from the Fundraiser will be used.
We plan to organise occasional rides on the Moor and on beaches – weather and tides permitting
Next social event
Fundraiser – Evening of Talks
Key Speaker Suzanna Hext also Gillian Tabor
A third speaker will cover fitness in RC/PC/Grassroots level eventing
Doors open at 6.30 and start will be at 7.30 in Bridestowe Village Hall.
Superb Raffle Prizes already include:
JumpsOnline – Pair of Jump Stands and Cups
David Reddan SJ Lesson at The Grange
Debra Cooling – Portrait of your horse
Abi Hepworth – Back Massage
Roast Dinner hamper with all the trimmings
Mole Avon voucher
Bailey’s No. 4
Catering will be by Farmhouse Fare and there will be a bar.
We expect to have a number of stands including Saddlery and Cards.
Members will be given a week to purchase tickets before they go on general
sale, first come first served.
Profits from the evening will go towards the Mark Davies Injured Riders Fund and MDRC.
We need members to volunteer their help on the night so call Shouna or Marie please!