Opening Date for the Ark's YEH/FEH Event

Friday, January 15, 2010

The Ark, in Monroe, North Carolina (Area II), will be hosting Area II's first Spalding Labs/USEA Young Event Horse and USEA Future Event Horse events of 2010. Today marks the opening date for this event, which will be held on February 26-28, so get your entries in early--the YEH/FEH classes are limited to the first 20 entries.

Event details:

Fees: $75 for Young Event Horse; $50 for Future Event Horse

$50 Grounds Fee - $15 (waived for yearly pass holders and stabled horses)

Stabling: Thursday night - $40 (includes 2 bags of shavings, special Thursday night $25 rate for horses laying over for the weekend or competing in the horse trials.)

Dress: casual (medical armbands, helmets, heeled boots, and collared shirts required; vests recommended for the jumping phase) Boots and Braiding: braiding optional; boots and bandages not allowed during confirmation inspection or dressage

Judge: Charlie Musco (NC)

Times: Based on entries, the YEH/FEH competition will be held on either Friday or Sunday - contact the organizer for more info or check The Ark's website for times.

Directions & Organizer Contact Information: Please refer to The Ark's Omnibus listing or contact organizer Abbey Dondanville at