Wow what an awesome way to start the year!!!
Spring Clean Up
Over 20 people showed up to help the Executives get the grounds ready for the upcoming year.
Thank you to the following people for taking some time out of their busy day to help us:
Isabelle and Aryane Larocque
Steve and Brooklyn Knight
Cassie, Frank and Tammy Hobbs
Penny, Isabel, Daisy, Kyle and Liz Hinton
Kristy and Jesse Capp
Dan and Cheyenne Johnson
Your help was greatly appreciated in getting our grounds in tip top shape and I hope I did not forget anyone.
We would also like to thank:
Tammy Hobbs of Coke Cola in Kelowna for donating water and pop for the barbeque afterwards
Frank Hobbs of Telus in Kelwona for donating a Barbeque and Propane Tank for our Clubhouse!
Both of you are awesome.
It was a great turn out with 33 Riders and 37 Horses coming out to enjoy a beautiful day.
We would like to thank the following volunteers for stepping up and making the day a success:
Cory and Rhys Lepine
Kris, and Liz Hinton
Tera Lee and Greg Caverly
Sandy, Diana and Candace Chevallier
Cindal and Tyler Dunkin
Kristy and Jesse Capp
If I have missed anyone I do apologize but thank you for all your help.
We are in need of Sponsors for our Year End Awards if anyone is interested in helping with this event please get ahold of Darlene at email@example.com or Tera - Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org .
We want to thank T Lewis Trucking for our water and Danjo Ranch for our Concession - Dave, Anda and Caroline your food was great.
What a great turn out for the very first one!!! Awesome is all I got to say.
BCBRA 1st Approved and then Co - Approved with CBR and BRN4D.
Hoping to get WANBHA approval soon.
Our Saddle Series this year is 8 Races. After every Gymkhana starting at 3:30pm or 1/2 hour after the Gymkhana is over. Plus there will be a double header with a Roping event breaking up the day on July 1st. You may contact Sandy Chevallier if you need more information on these. Sandy will have the Race Results up on the Website as soon as she gets it done. Please do not bug her.
Next Gymkhana is May 31st with a 9:00am start
Next Saddle Series Race is May 31st 3:30 pm start or 1/2 hour after Gymkhana is over.
June Gymkhana - Massive Tack Sale - Contact Tera - Lee for details at email@example.com
Our Saddle Series Races are $100.00 Added so if anyone would like to sponsor one of these races please contact Darlene at firstname.lastname@example.org or Sandy at email@example.com
Thanks everyone for coming and having some fun.
See you next month.
Don't forget to check out the Chevallier's Arena Website for events they have going on. Lets support our members!!
Posted by Darlene (Corresponding Secretary), April 27, 2015
Winter has Gone!!!!!
Well OMG isn't it nice to see the Sunshine again. I sure hope all have had a resonablly good winter. It hasn't been bad at all this year. Now that Winter has gone and summer is coming it is time to get back into the swing of things.
Deadline for savings on the Membership is over but remember in order for points to count on Sunday - yes this Sunday!!!! you will need to be a pair Member in good standing and a have a HCBC membership too.
Forms can be done on the website and it really does make things easier for your treasurer to understand. So... if you can fill them in on line and print them off and bring them for Sunday to those of you that have yet to become 2015 members that would be awesome.
Spring Clean Up and Barbeque
This Event will go from 10:00 am till approximately 2:00 pm on Saturday the 25th of April. We will need to get Bleachers in place, weed wack, rack, get grabages out, clean out under the sundeck, clean up the clubhouse, look after the grounds and mend fences if need be. So.... please bring racks, gloves, wheel barrows, anything else you think will help get the grounds into shape and your strong backs!!!!
Darlene has gotten some pop, chips, hotdogs ect.. for when we are all done. Should be lots of fun so wear your work clothes and come help us get your club ready for the summer events!!!!
April Gymkhana and Saddle Series Day
The first Gymkhana of the year!!!! Sunday April 26th. Remember you must be a member to collect points and a member of HCBC also.
The Gymkhana will start at 9:00am and go to about 3:00 pm with the Saddle Series starting at approximately 3:00 pm or 1/2 after the Gymkhana is finished.
Forms are not on the website yet for 2015 but you can go on and fill in the 2014 form and bring it if you like for the Sunday.
Sandy will also have updated info there on Sunday for everyone that wants to get in the running for a beautiful Saddle this year!
Entry fee is a one time fee of $25.00 for the year.
Thats it for now riders. Hope to see all of you out on Saturday for some help and Definately on Sunday for the Gymkhana and Saddle Series!!!!!
Posted by Darlene (Corresponding Secretary), April 23, 2015
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Welcome to the
Peachland Riding Club
Peachland Riding Club (PRC) is located in beautiful Peachland British Columbia. We have over 8 acres of gorgeous park land with a multitude of trails, a oversized main arena and 2 huge warm-up arenas. We have a full concession on site and a beautiful Clubhouse that holds approximately 110 people and hosts all sorts of different events. In 2008 we built a new announcers building; a great addition which is a 2-story facility that gives timers and announcers a great panoramic view of the whole arena. The Peachland Riding Club grounds and clubhouse are a great place for your next function (Rental Info).
Our club was founded in 1969 and has grown ever since. Besides the monthly Gymkhana Shows that we hold throughout the riding season, we now also hold other events such as Western Heritage, Can Trek, Little Britches and High School Rodeos. Our club also participates in Peachland's 2 yearly parades.
Thank you for visiting us and please feel free to leave us a comment or suggestion and if you need to get a hold of anyone check out the contacts list for further info.