27th - 30th Jul 2017
9th - 10th Sep 2017

Yorkshire Challenge

Yorkshire Challenge

Dates

9 to 10 September 2017

Frickley Park Horse Trials and British Eventing and excited to announce the return of the YORKSHIRE CHALLENGE, with both the Drive Computing BE100YC class and Bloomfields Horseboxes BE90YC class

What is the Yorkshire Challenge?

The event was created to celebrate eventing in Yorkshire, with the intention of giving riders a goal for the season ahead and a fun and thrilling way to end the season. The challenge will consist of a championship dressage test, followed by specially designed and testing BE100 and BE90 tracks finishing with reverse order show jumping scheduled to be held in front of the beautiful Frickley Hall.

How do I qualify?

To qualify for the Drive Computing BE100 Yorkshire Challenge you have to have been placed 1st to 5th at any BE100 or BE100 open class that have been held in Yorkshire in the 12 months before the ballot date, 18 August 2017

To qualify for the Bloomfields Horseboxes BE90 Yorkshire Challenge you have to have been palced 1st to 5th at any BE90 or BE90 open class that have been held in Yorkshire in the 12 months before the ballot date, 18 August 2017

Both Challenge classes exclude riders who have competed Advanced or 3* within the past 5 years

Prizes

As ever Frickley Park Horse Trials are keen to reward the riders for all of their efforts with some of the best prizes in the country. The winner of the Drive Computing BE100 Yorkshire Challenge will not only receive £1,000 and the BE100 Challenge Trophy, but a BE membership and Horse registration for the 2018 season. Second prize is £250, third £150 and fourth £100 with further prize money for lower places.  The winner of the Bloomfields Horseboxes BE90 Yorkshire Challenge will receive £500, the BE90 Challenge Trophy and a BE membership and Horse registration for the 2018 season.

The prize giving will be mounted and in front the picturesque hall.  Frickley wish you the best of luck qualifying and we look forward to seeing you in September for the YORKSHIRE CHALLENGE!

Eligible Events

The following events are qualifiers for the 2017 Yorkshire Challenge:

2016: Richmond (2), Frickley Park (2), Allerton Park, Aske International (2), Bishop Burton (2), Askham Bryan College (2)

2017: Epworth, Breckenbrough, Northallerton (1), Richmond (1), Bishop Burton (1), Skipton (1), Aske (1), Northallerton (2), Frickley Park (1), Skipton (2)

Rules

Click here to download the rules (PDF)

Bloomfields Horseboxes Yorkshire Challenge