an event involving competitions and displays in various equestrian sports such as showjumping and dressage.
First Known Use: 1813
MUST be uploaded with your show entry
FRC shows are a great way to practice your skills, tune up before a recognized show, or just get out with your horse to have fun. They are unrecognized, laid-back, and easy on the pocketbook. CLICK HERE to go the Show Rules page
SHOW LIMIT: 4 classes is the limit for 1 rider/horse combo. If bringing 2 horses the limit is 2 classes per horse/Two horses per rider is the limit. See Show Rules for using the same horse for two riders.
Foothills Riding Club
FRC RULES for ENTERING A HORSE SHOW
Want to be a good citizen and make both your show secretary happy, your horse show experience stress free and most importantly your horse happy?
If the show is running multiple dressage rings it may not be possible "Build rides" i.e. Intro A to Intro B to Intro C to Training 1 etc....
GROUNDS OPEN at 1 PM on Friday. Please do not arrive before 1 PM
SCHOOLING: -Schooling will be allowed Friday from 1 PM until dark. -Lunging permitted in DESIGNATED lunging rings only (not show or schooling rings) No schooling in jump arena but you can walk course on your own 2 feet.
SHOW OFFICE: -Show office will be open Friday from 1-6 PM and Saturday at 7 AM. -Please check in at the show office to get your number BEFORE schooling.
FOOD: Foothills BBQ will be on grounds for concessions Saturday only
STABLING: -Stabling assignments on website and posted at the show office Friday by 1 PM. -Bedding is NOT provided. Bring your own bedding, feed, hay, buckets, etc -All stalls must have an FRC stall card. Horses in a stall without a card will be towed. -You do not need to strip stalls or send stall cleaning deposit.
COGGINS: -All horses on grounds must have current negative Coggins.
RULES: -Review FRC show rules on website, ESPECIALLY refund policy. USEF and USEA rules generally apply. -Any horse on grounds must check in at show office with negative Coggins, pay fees, and get a number (even if just walking on grounds.) -ALL riders must wear protective head gear while mounted with harness fastened. -Coats/ braiding not required. -Tall boots not required but appropriate footwear with heels is. -No refunds after closing date unless your slot can be filled. See refund policy on website. -Dogs must be leashed at all times. -Ribbons for 1st through 6th in all classes. We will TRY to accommodate requests, but need to know what these are WHEN YOU ENTER.
REFUNDS: If you have been on the waitlist and do not get into the show, your entry $$ will be refunded less $10 Processing Fee after the show via the method you originally paid (for instance if you paid via PayPal that is where your credit will show up. All others who are owed a refund for a variety of reasons will also be issued after the show.