- SJ Rallies
Showjumping Rallies in Redhills Kildare. Sat 3rd & Sat 10th Feb. 10am for Newcomers/XPoles. 60-75cm also. 11am 80-1m. Book in Online. Contact Helen Dempsey 086 8348820
- XC Rallies
XC Rallies in Abbeyfield Farm Clane on Sat 27 Jan and 3 Feb for those interested in participating in the IPC Hunter Trial Champs. Don't forget Skull Cap, Back Protector & Gloves. Book in Online. Contact Grainne O Neill 086 8099810
- C Test in 2018
Attention all those who hope to do their C test in 2018 (must be in your 12th year in 2018 or older). There will be a C Test Information/Training Session on Friday 19th January at 7pm. Anyone wanting to do this test in 2018 should attend including parents as there will be important information regarding training. This will be held at Ann-Marie Cullen's yard (Beech Court Stables, Naas). For information and to book in contact Nikki Delmer (085 1313241). Remember you need current membership for 2018.
- Tetrathlon Swimming Club Entries Open
Tetrathlon Swimming Training is now open Online and starting for 6 weeks on Monday 15th Jan. Training is offered on Mondays and Wednesdays mornings 6.45 - 7.45am and Friday evenings 8-9pm. You can book in for 1, 2 or 3 sessions per week. Please note in the Additional Information section which days you intend to go so we can book instructors.
- Spring Swimming Club Online Entries Open
Online Entries are now open for the Spring Swimming Club sessions (6 sessions 12 Jan-16 Feb incl). This is open to ALL MEMBERS - on Friday evenings 6pm and 7pm. Contact Helen Dempsey 086 834 8820. Places are limited so book in quickly.
- Membership for 2018 is now OPEN
Please click on Online Entries on the left hand side of this page and select the relevant Online subscription whether renewing your membership or if you would like to become a new member in 2018. CURRENT MEMBERSHIP FOR 2018 WILL APPLY TO ALL ACTIVITIES AFTER 1 JAN - NO EXCEPTIONS (FOR INSURANCE).
- Flatwork Rallies in January
There will be Flatwork Rallies to dust off the cobwebs and lay the foundation stones for 2018 in JAG Equestrian on Saturdays Jan 13, 20 & 27th at 2pm. Book in Online now. Any queries please contact Louise Wilson 087 289 8490
- Mounted Games International Team Trials
Details and Guidelines for the 2018 Mounted Games Trials are now available on the IPC Website: https://irishponyclub.ie/index.php/mounted-games The trials will be in the sand arena in Punchestown on Sundays 21 & 28 January. Feb 4 may be used if either of Jan dates are cancelled. Membership for 2018 must be renewed before attending any pony club events (including trials).
- Communications your thing???
If you think you might be able to help with Club Communications/PRO type role in the club, website, Facebook update etc please contact Martine 086 8727962
- Parents and Members Survey
We want some feedback from our Parents and Members to help plan for 2018 and what activities you want. Please click here to take part in our very short survey.
- Annual Parents Meeting, Awards, Dinner and Disco...
Great fun, delicious food and time to catch up with one another at our Annual Parents Meeting, which was followed by the Awards, Dinner and Disco in Punchestown on Friday 10 November. Click here for photos
- 2017 Year Book
We created a Year Book for 2017 to record the events, activities, achievements and photos of the year. This was distributed to all the families who attended the APM. There are a few copies left. If you would like a copy, please contact Martine at firstname.lastname@example.org. You can view it Click here.
- Some Interesting Reading - Parents & Pressure Advice
Parents & Pressure Advice
A light-hearted look at Parents and Pressure including how pressure can affect competition performance and the development of a coping rider. Click here for presentation.
- Clipping Service Available
Do you need your pony clipped ? Phone Helen 086 8348820
- Livery Available
Livery available in small family yard, sand arena and turnout, near Digby Bridge, Sallins. Phone Danny 086 2584346
- Important Information 2017 Riding Hat Standards
There are new riding hat standards introduced in 2016 and they are available on the download link or click here. It is crucial that all parents check that your childs hat meets these standards as all hats will be checked throughout 2016 to ensure compliance. These standards are to keep your child safe.
- Important Notice re Payments by Cheque
In future all cheque payments must be made out to Kildare Hunt Pony Club (instead of KHPC)
as the bank will no longer accept cheques made out to the latter.
- IPC requirement - Equine Premises Registration Number
The Irish Pony Club require members to provide an equine premises registration number. Can members please make sure that they have or apply now for this number. To download the Frequently Asked Questions on Equine Premises Registration click here. To download the application form click here.