25 July 2016
Knock - 21st August 2016
By kind permission of Mr Roger
Polson, Knock Farm
Mr Brian McIntosh, Coldhome
Mr Brian McIntosh, ColdhomeDr Graeme Riddoch, Tarryblake
Excellent venue at Knock Farm, Knock, Nr Huntly , AB54 7LD.
Toilet block with showers.
Crewing will only be possible around public roads.
Classes: 80, 60, 50, 30, Long Pl/Tr, Short Pl/Tr, Taster
Note: There will be a £6 surcharge for this ride.
TO VENUE Landranger 29, Ref: NJ54589 53787
From Aberdeen and the South, take the A96 to Huntly. Go straight on at the roundabout and 2nd on your right and take the B9022 Portsoy road. After 14.6 kilometres (9 miles), turn LEFT at road signposted Knock. Pass the distillery and carry on up the road to turn into the venue field at Knock Farm.
From Inverness and the North, take A96 to Keith, turn left onto the A95 to Banff (turn off opposite the royal Hotel). After 11 kms (8 miles) turn right into the road signposted Knock, the venue is at the farm.
DOGS: Knock Farm is a busy working farm. Dogs are not permitted on any part of the course. Dogs must be kept on a lead at all times at the venue.
MARKING: The ride will be marked with spray paint on the ground and Red and white tapes.
EVENT TIMETABLE: t.b.a.
Event office open from
Vetting for 80, 60 and 50 km starts at
Vetting for 30km starts at
Vetting for the Long Pleasure Ride starts at
Vetting for the Short Pleasure Ride and Taster starts at
All horses must be out by
TAKE CARE HALF WAY DOWN THE RAILWAY LINE THERE IS A SINGLE FILE HORSE SECTION VERY SHORT BUT HORSES GO IN BOTH DIRECTIONS. ALSO THERE IS A SINGLE FILE HORSE SECTION WITH HORSES GOING IN BOTH DIRECTIONS ON THE ISLA STRETCH OF THE LONG PLEASURE ROUTE.
Speed Categories & Maximum and Minimum Times: