Welcome to spring in Area 2! We’ve had a bit of a hiatus in Area-wide emails while we replaced the server that manages them. Hopefully now we’re up and running. I wanted to make you aware of two great things going on in the Area this spring.
First, we just launched the Area 2 VIP Pilot Program, which recognizes volunteer contributions and provides easier ways for volunteers and organizers to coordinate. We’re rolling out the Pilot at Waredaca, Seneca Valley Pony Club, and Maryland Horse Trials in June and July, and hope to expand the program throughout the area and nationally in the future. Check out www.eventingvolunteers.com for more information! I’ve included links to two wonderful articles below that describe the program:
Second, with huge thanks to John Nunn and Bit of Britain, we’ll be hosting a Schooling Derbycross fundraiser at Fair Hill on June 25 to benefit our Young Riders’ Team. The course will combine show jumps and cross country, including a water jump and ditches. Please sign up online and come out for a great time! Information is at
Thanks all and have a great weekend!
Kaiti Saunders, Area II Chair
All proceeds benefit Area II Young Riders in their travels to the 2016 NAJYRC in Parker Colorado.
The course will combine both show jumps and cross country jumps including a water jump and ditches. The course will begin with show jumps and run straight out to a shortened cross country course.The course will not be time or judged it is a schooling show.
Hello Adult Riders!
Well it is Spring, but it sure doesn't feel that way some days. Hopefully some of you can take advantage of upcoming opportunities to get ready for a full eventing season. Here's what's on tap just for you: