Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club Inc.
Nixon Place, Helensburgh P.O.
Box 353, Helensburgh 2508 http://www.helensburgh.pcansw.org.au/ March 2012 HELENSBURGH HORSE & PONY CLUB Inc Presidents Report Not available at time of publication 2012 OFFICE BEARERS President: Wayne Blackwell 0423 845224 Vice presidents: John Nelson 9522 5163 Micheal Cox 0438944004 Anne Doran 4294 1083 0418641884 Kevin Blackwell 0417044483 Secretary: Pam Cook 0432884885/ 9522 5163 email: firstname.lastname@example.org Ass Secretary: Raelene Collins 0409650296 Sue Lawes 95809891 Treasurer: Summer Field 0406218048 Ass Treasurer Sue Richardson 95430520 Senior Instructor: Michelle Marsh 0412017575 Gymkhana Secretary: Raelene Collins 0409650296 Zone Delegates: Michael Cox, Emily Doran, Point scorer: Rebecca Broadley 0411115694 Canteen managers:Christine Warnes 041826563 Claudine Thomasett 014565009 Kylie Gorrick Website manager: Lisa Blanche Sue Lawes Ph: 95809891 Publicity: Anne Doran 4294 1083/ 0418641884 Safety Officer: Michael Cox 0438944004 Committee Members: Larry Ryan 4294 2800 Nicole Ryan 4294 2800 Shannon Blackwell 0416003524 Renee Cox 4294 4004/ 0408297734 Jodie Ireland Ph: 4294 3888/ 0403867776 Upcoming events Sun 18th Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 24th Sun 25th Zone 22 Equitation Championship Mon 26th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 31st Working bee 10am April Sun 1st Helensburgh Gymkhana Want to know what’s happening! Our Pony club web page is now up and running for this year! The link is http://www.helensburgh.pcansw.org.au/ Check out the pictures from our sporting day! Page 1 Inside this issue: — PLEASE DO NOT use someone’s yard if you know they are going to be away as yards will be allocated in order to those on the wait list.
Those who do not have a yard please see Pam on arrival each rally day to see if a yard is available, Can all riders please ensure they use the allocated yards on rally days.
If you know in advance that you will be away please let Pam know so we can provide yards for those on the wait list. Warnes Marsh Doran Ryan Reid – Phillip Nelson Nelson Flewin Richardson Richardson Broadley Rubie Bettini Motbey Motbey Fergusson Van Winden Kiszonka Collins Blackwell (Chloe) Blanche 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Hayton Bezic Russell Marshell Heming Perrin Waller Bundy Mansfield Roby Page 2 Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club Calendar 2012 March Sat 10th Sun 11thBerkeley Gymkhana Sat 17th Sun 18th Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 24th Sun 25th Zone 22 Equitation Championship Mon 26th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 31st Working bee 10am April Sun 1st Helensburgh Gymkhana Sat 7th Sun 8th Sat 14h State Sporting Sun 15th State Campdrafting Helensburgh Rally Day Mon 16th Zone 22 General Meeting Sat 21st Sun 22rd Mon 23th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 28th Sun 29th Mollymook Gymkhana Sat 5thh PCA Regional Sun 6th Equitation School Sat 12th Sun 13th Helensburgh Showjumping Sat 19thState Equitation Sun 20thChampionships H’burgh Rally Day Sat 26th Sun 27th Mon 28th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 2nd Sun 3rd Dapto PC Gymkhana Sat 9th Sun 10th Mon 11th Zone 22 General Meeting Sat 16th Sun 17th Helensburgh Rally Day.
Sat 23rd Sun 24th Mon 25th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 30th Zone 22 Camp to 4thJulyyh Sun 1st Sat 7th State Showjumping Sun 8thth Championships Sat 14th State Polocrosse Sun 15h Championships Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 21st Sun 22nd Helensburgh Mounted games Mon 24th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 28thh Sun 29th Zone 22 Mounted Games August Sat 4th Sun 5th Sat 11th Sun 12th Mon 13th Sat 18th Sun 19th Sat 25thh Sun 26th Mon 27th Mollymook sporting Woonona Gymkhana Zone 22 General Meeting Helensburgh Rally Day Zone 22 one day event Helensburgh General Meeting May September Sat 1st Sun 2nd Sat 8thh Sun 9th Stoney Range Gymkhana Sat 15h Sun 16th Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 22ndh Sun 23rdh Mon 24thth Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 29th State Mounted Games Sun 30th Championships October Sat 6thth State One Day Event Sun 7th State One Day Event Sat 13thth Sun 14thh Figtree Gymkhana Mon 15th Zone 22 General Meeting Sat 20th Sun 21st Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 27th Zone 22 Two Day Sun 28th Jamboree Mon 29th Helensburgh General Meeting NOV Sat 3rd Area 1 showjumping Sun 4th Sat 10th Regional Dressage Sun 11th School Sat 17th Sun 18th Helensburgh Rally Day Sat 24th Sun 25th Zone 22 Dressage Championships Mon 26th Helensburgh General Meeting Sat 1sth State Showriding Sun 2nd Championships Sat 8th Sun 9th Mon 10th Zone 22 AGM JUNE July DEC Page 3 Parent Roster 2012: — Page 13 Pony Club of NSW Code of Conduct Rider 1.
Play by the rules 2.
Never argue with an official and respect their decision 3.
Recognise that many officials and coaches are volunteers who give up their time to provide their services.
Treat them with the utmost respect 4.
Control your temper.
Verbal abuse of official and sledging other players, deliberately distracting or provoking an opponent are not acceptable or permitted behaviors in any sport 5.
Work equally hard for yourself and /or your team.
Your team’s performance will benefit, so will you 6.
Be a good sport.
Applaud all good performances whether by your team or the opposition 7.
Treat all participants in your sport as you like to be treated.
Do not bully or take unfair advantage of another competitor 8.
Cooperate with your instructor, teammates and opponents.
Without them there would be no competition 9.
Participate for your own enjoyment and benefit, not just to please parents and instructors 10.
Respect the rights, dignity and worth of all participants regardless of their gender, ability, cultural background or religion 11.
Do not consume alcohol before, or during, any pony club related event or use bad language 12.
Display modesty in victory and graciousness in defeat 13.
Thank the opposition and officials at the end of competition 14.
Respect the talent, potential and development of fellow riders and competitors 15.
Care for and respect the equipment provided during training and competition 16.
Adhere to all policies and procedures Parent & Spectator 1.
Remember that children participate in sport for their enjoyment not yours 2.
Encourage children to participate, do not force, or pressure them – this is their game not mine 3.
Focus on the child’s efforts and performance rather than winning or losing. 4.
Encourage children always to play according to the rules and respect officials and coaches decisions – no matter what 5.
Never ridicule or yell at a child for making A mistake or losing a competition 6.
Remember that children learn best by example.
Appreciate good performances and skilful plays by all participants 7.
Remember you set an example.
Do not consume alcohol before, or during, any pony club related event or use bad language 8.
Support all efforts to remove verbal and physical abuse from sporting activities. 9.
Show Page 14 appreciation for instructors, officials and administrators.
Without them, your child could not participate 10.
Teach your child to respect the efforts of their opponents 11.
Assist where possible when asked by a coach or official 12.
Respect officials decision – do not complain or argue about calls during, or after, a competition 13.
Respect the rights, dignity and worth of each individual involved in the game 14.
Adhere to all policies and procedures Instructor 1.
Remember that young people participate for pleasure and winning is only part of the fun. 2.
Never ridicule or yell at a rider for making a mistake or not coming first. 3.
Be reasonable in your demands on riders’ time, energy and enthusiasm. 4.
Respect the talent and commitment of each rider and their horse and seek to develop their potential 5.
Operate within the rules and spirit of the sport and teach riders to do the same. 6.
Ensure that the time riders spend with you is a positive experience.
All riders are deserving of equal attention and opportunities 7.
Avoid overplaying the talented riders and understand that all riders need and deserve equal time 8.
Remember you set an example.
Do not consume alcohol before, or during, any pony club related event 9.
Do not use bad language nor harass players, officials, spectators, other coaches, etc. 10.
Ensure that equipment and facilities meet safety standards and are appropriate to the age and ability of all riders 11.
Display control, respect and professionalism to all involved with the sport.
This includes opponents, instructors, officials, administrators, the media, parents and spectators.
Encourage riders to do the same 12.
Show concern and caution towards sick and injured riders and horses.
Follow the advice of a physician/veterinarian when determining whether an injured rider/horse is ready to recommence training or competition 13.
Obtain appropriate qualifications and keep up to date with the latest coaching practices and the principles of growth and development of riders 14.
Any physical contact with a young person should be appropriate to the situation and necessary for the player’s skill development 15.
Respect the rights, dignity and worth of every young person regardless of their gender ability, cultural background or religion 16.
Actively discourage foul play and/or unsportsmanlike behavior by riders 17.
Teach riders that an honest effort and competing to the best of their ability is as important as victory 18.
Promote horse welfare 19.
Adhere to all policies and procedures 20.
Promote the adherence to all policies and procedures http://www.pcansw.org.au/site/ponyclub/nsw/downloads/Policies/Code%20of%20Conduct%20and%20Policy%20Handbook.pdf Page 15 Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club gratefully acknowledges the generous support of our sponsors Professional Pet Care Premium Wholesale Pet Food & Pet Supplies PO Box 453 Helensburgh NSW 2508 Mobile: 0417 277 287 Fax: 02 4294 8878 Email email@example.com Professional Pet Care We Do Care Al’s Family Meats 2/19 Walker Street Helensburgh 2508 (02) 4294 2005 Top Quality Meat Phone Orders Welcome Free Home Delivery Game meat available.
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The day will only then be cancelled at lunchtime if the rain continues. *If rally day is cancelled the day prior to rally day, it will be run the following Sunday.
If it is cancelled at lunchtime on rally day then it will not be run the following Sunday. Please Note: All riders are expected to be ready in troop lines at 9.30 am.
Gear check will open at 9.00 am and close at 9.30am. *If late due to unexpected circumstances the rider will have to wait until a suitable time for checks, thus missing some of morning instruction and name will be recorded. Breakfast begins at 8.00 LUNCH – Rally days: As a general rule groups will be usually dismissed from morning instruction between 12-12.30 for a 1 hour break (approximately) Mobile phones are not permitted to be used or carried by riders while mounted! Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club are again looking for sponsors for the 2012 year.
Each sponsor will be mentioned at our monthly rally days & they will be given the opportunity to put a small advertisement in our monthly newsletter. This newsletter is published by the Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club for the information of Club members and other interested persons.
Inquiries and Club contact: Pam Cook, Secretary, Helensburgh Horse and Pony Club PO Box 353, Helensburgh 2508 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.helensburgh.pcansw.org.au/ Got something to add? Ideas? Suggestions? Contributions are always welcomed Email Anne at email@example.com This newsletter published March 3 2012 Page 17
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