Equine Affairs Unaffiliated Three Day Event Preparation
Keynes Eventing Centre and Equine Affairs, sponsors of the Unaffiliated
Three Day Event, have teamed up with leading professionals to provide
competitors with an action packed evening of lectures and demonstrations
in the lead up to the Autumn 3DE on 19th-21st September.
three day event requires so much from both horse and rider we wanted
to ensure competitors were fully prepared and received maximum support
and advice in the lead up to the event." explained Victoria
Lewis, Director of Equine Affairs.
evening is open to all riders and is a unique opportunity to receive
practical advice on key areas of the competition with the aim to
improving your performance. The evening includes a demonstration
from Lesley Payton-Gilbert, International Dressage Trainer &
Rider, followed by a practical session on the three dressage tests
showing riders how to maximise their test performance and secure
that all important low score.
International Showjumper and Event Rider, Nick Turner, will be discussing
common problems during the speed and endurance test, paying particular
attention to the Roads & Tracks & Steeplechase phase and
achieving that optimum time. Towcester Veterinary Centre will cover
the horse inspection and care of the horse in the 10-minute box
followed by a talk from Baileys Horse Feeds on feeding for performance.
will have the chance to ask any questions at the end of the evening
and will all go home with a goody bag including further information
on the areas covered and free gifts!
evening starts at 7pm on 29th August at MKEC. Advance Tickets are
just £5 and includes entry, dinner, prize draw and goody bag.
Limited tickets will be available on the night at £8. The
cost of the tickets can be redeemed against entry into the Equine
Affairs Spring Three Day Event in 2004. To book, please contact
Milton Keynes Eventing Centre on 01908 511329 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.