COMPETITIONS:Competitions are held regularly throughout the year. A brief description of NRC's internal competitions appears below:
Buchanan Trophy: This is a show-jumping competition, run under Table A5 rules
Status (GB) Trophy: This is a one-day-event type competition comprising dressage, show-jumping and cross country.
Phillippa King Dressage Cup: This is a dressage competition and is held in memory of Phillippa King, a NRC member who died after a long illness in July 1989.
Margaret Forster Trophy & Fun Evening: This is basically a handy rider competition, incorporating a large element of fun. It is held at Christmas time. It is heldin memory of Margaret Forster, an NRC member who was totally blind, and who sadly died after a long illness in 1984.
Coachman Trophy: This competition was originally organized as a staff versus students event in the early days at Park Farm. The trophy was donated by Geoff Dargavel,one of the original members of NRC. Currently the format of the competition is pairs showjumping against the clock.
Linda Smith Memorial Trophy: This is a freestyle dressage competition. Competitors will be given set movements, which are to be included in a dressage test,which they will produce themselves. This trophy is held in memory of Linda Smith a NRC Member who sadly died in 2005 after a long illness. It was donated by Linda’s family.