2020 BRC Championships

HorseQuest Arena Eventing Championships – 14-15 March – Washbrook Farm, Aston-le-Walls, Northants NN11 6RT

SEIB Insurance Brokers Novice Winter Championships – 28-29 March – Arena UK, Grantham NG32 2EF

HorseHage & Mollichaff Intermediate Winter Championships – 24-26 April – Bury Farm Equestrian Village, Dlapton, Bucks LU7 9BT

Fibre-Beet Festival of the Horse Championships – 30-31 May – Washbrook Farm, Aston-le-Walls, Northants NN11 6RT

NAF Five Star National Horse Trials Championships – 7-9 August – Swalcliffe Park Equestrian, Swalcliffe, Oxon OX15 5EX

NAF Five Star National Championships – 5-6 Sept – Lincolnshire Showground, Lincoln LN2 2NA

TopSpec Dressage to Music and Saddles Direct Quadrille Selection Trial – TBC

Saddles Direct Quadrille of the Year Final – TBC

BRC Area 1 Novice Winter Dressage Qualifier – 23rd November 2019

Thank you to everyone who took part, helped, judged, stewarded and supported a very enjoyable day at Morris EC.

Good luck to all those who qualified at the National Championships.

























































Area 1 Novice & Intermediate Winter Show Jumping Qualifiers at SNEC – 3rd November 2019

Hosted by Lothians & District Riding Club.



































































BRC Area 1 Annual General Meeting

British Riding Clubs in Scotland Area 1 – Annual General Meeting

Sunday 19th January 2020 at 2 pm in the Arran Room, Oatridge, Ecclesmachan, EH52 6NH


  1. Welcome
  2. Apologies
  3. Minutes of the previous AGM (27th January 2019)
  4. Matters Arising
  5. Chairman’s Report
  6. Treasurer’s Report and Adoption of Accounts
  7. Area Representative’s Report
  8. Election of Office Bearers and Committee         There are vacancies on the committee.
  9. Proposals for Qualifier Entry Fees, Area 1 Training Grant, etc.
  10. Area 1 Qualifiers
  11. A O C B

Presentation of Summer Area Qualifier Trophies

Refreshments:  Tea / Coffee and shortbread.


Area 1 Training Grant

Area 1 affiliated riding clubs which have paid their Area Liaison fees in the current year may apply for a grant of up to £200 (2019 only) to cover a deficit incurred at a training event hosted by an Area 1 Riding Club which is open to all Riding Club members.

The grant should be applied for no later than 31st October.  Please include a list of all participants and the Riding Club to which they are affiliated.  Copies of receipts should also be sent.

Training must be by an approved instructor and open to all Riding Club members.

Form to download and complete:  Area 1 Training Grant Application Form 2019

BRC Area 1 Winter Intermediate Dressage Qualifier – 15th March 2020

Morris EC

Schedule to follow.

Hosted by BRC Area 1 Committee in conjunction with Ayr Riding Club.


In addition to qualifier classes we will also be running Prix Caprilli and Pairs competitions.

Information about the Prix Caprilli Test as well as the test:  Prix Caprilli Test for Qualifier on 15th March 2020

  • Jumps will be x poles.

Pairs Test:   BRC Pairs Dressage Test 5 (2014).



BRC Area 1 Summer Show Jumping Qualifier – 7th July 2019 at Morris EC

Area 1 Festival – Dressage and Show Jumping Qualifiers

6th & 7th July 2019 at Morris EC, Fenwick.















































































































































































70 and 80 Jumping Times 7th July 2019

90, 100, 110 and Style Jumping Times 7th July 2019

75 cm Style Jumping Course Walk:  0930 hrs.


Schedule:  Area 1 Equestrian Festival July 2019


Please note that stabling should be booked direct with Morris EC.


Area Horse Trials Qualifier

Area Horse Trials qualifier at Forgandenny on Sunday 28th April.
Final entries close on 19th April.  Entries online via Equo – link below.
ON THE DAY – Equine passports to be checked in the Office plus hats tagged BEFORE any horses/ponies are unloaded.
BE and BRC equine ‘flu vaccination rules apply – booster administered within 6 months of event AND no injections in 7 days prior to event.
Preliminary entries to BRC HQ due by 7th April:
Horse Trials entries online by 19th April via Equo – click here for link  
The event is organised by Fife Branch of The Pony Club and British Riding Clubs Area 22.

Area 22 and 1 HT classes will be run alongside the FHPC ODE at Baxterknowe Farm, Forgandenny, Perth PH2 9EY  on Sunday 28th April 2019, by kind permission of Mr Douglas Edward and FHPC.

There are classes at 80, 90 and 100 for senior and juniors, plus an open 100+. Teams can run in all sections, and there is a bit on the entry to put the team name when entering. BRC classes are for Qualifying only, but members wishing to run non qualifying can enter any of the other classes. For qualifying entries, don’t forget that you also need to submit Prelim entries to BRC, and these must be entered 21 days before the competition. The link to the paper form is or do it online here

Each club entering will need to provide helpers and someone will be in touch about this, but please start gathering names and contact details of willing volunteers now.

The schedule, conditions of entry and vaccination rules for the BRC NAF Area 22 2019 Horse Trials are now live here –, and this is where entries are being taken too.

For further information on competition regulations and eligibility, please check the BRC Handbook – Remember that for BRC classes, armbands remain compulsory. You will need to take your hat, body protector and flu vac card to secretary on arrival.

The NAF Five Star National Horse Trials Championships take place 2-4 August in Banbury. Find out more here –

I’m hoping to get stabling details soon, so please get in touch with me if you need those. Otherwise, for general enquiries about the BRC entries for this event, please contact Dorothy Burnett by email at


Forgandenny Stabling List 2019

BHS Scotland – Regional Manager’s Report

BHS Scotland Regional Update for Jan 2019 meeting