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FACTS & FIGURES

Throughout 2021 we have been conducting an online survey and...

 

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Of our competitors said they found our venue to have fantastic, brilliant, immaculate, top class and impressive facilities

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Of our customers said our Event Cafe was great value, excellent food with a great choice of options including gluten and dairy free.

Upcoming Events

  • Stressless Dressage
    Sat, 22 Jan
    Yorkshire EC
    22 Jan, 12:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Join us for a chilled out, s t r e s s f r e e, event. Just perfect for those who want to simply get out and about, for young horses, new partnerships or more worried combinations. Pick your times and a choice of BD or YEC Tests. Entry closes at 11AM on 16|12|21 unless full beforehand.
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  • YEC WINTER DRESSAGE SERIES INC TB & SUNSHINE TOUR QUALIFIERS
    06 Feb, 09:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Pick your times & choice of BD or YEC Tests. This event has points available towards the Winter Dressage Series for Intro, Prelim, Novice & Elem Levels. See schedule for the available tests. Entry closes at 11AM on 04|02|22 unless full beforehand.
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  • ☆ TRAILBLAZERS & SUNSHINE TOUR QUALIFIER SHOWJUMPING ☆
    13 Feb, 10:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    ✔️Relaxed, fun and friendly venue ✔️Classes 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 1m Class 1| Clear Round 50cm Class 2| 50cm Class 3| 60cm Class 4| 70cm Class 5| 80cm Class 6| 90cm Class 7| 1m Trailblazers Qualification Cards are available to purchase after the class for £12
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  • Stressless Dressage
    Sat, 19 Feb
    Yorkshire EC
    19 Feb, 12:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Join us for a chilled out, s t r e s s f r e e, event. Just perfect for those who want to simply get out and about, for young horses, new partnerships or more worried combinations. Pick your times and a choice of BD or YEC Tests. Entry closes at 11AM on 17|02|21 unless full beforehand.
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  • ☆ SIMPLE SHOWJUMPING ☆
    Sun, 20 Feb
    Yorkshire EC
    20 Feb, 10:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    ✔️Relaxed, fun and friendly venue ✔️Casual or Show Attire ✔️Clear Round & XPoles to 75cm Entry closes 18|02|22 at 8pm
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  • ☆ MID WEEK SHOWJUMPING ☆
    Thu, 24 Feb
    Yorkshire EC
    24 Feb, 10:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    And as it's the half-term break - it's FANCY DRESS SJ TOO! ✔️Relaxed, fun and friendly venue ✔️Casual, Fancy dress or Show Attire ✔️Clear Round 50cm ✔️Classes 55 / 65 / 70 / Pairs @75cm / 85 / 95 / 1-1.05m
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  • YEC WINTER DRESSAGE SERIES FINAL INC TB & SUNSHINE TOUR QUALIFIERS
    06 Mar, 09:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Pick your times & choice of BD or YEC Tests. This event has the final points available towards the Winter Dressage Series for Intro, Prelim, Novice & Elem Levels. See schedule for the available tests. Entry closes at 11AM on 04|03|22 unless full beforehand.
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  • Stressless Dressage
    Stressless Dressage
    Sat, 19 Mar
    Yorkshire EC
    19 Mar, 12:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Join us for a chilled out, s t r e s s f r e e, event. Just perfect for those who want to simply get out and about, for young horses, new partnerships or more worried combinations. Pick your times and a choice of BD or YEC Tests. Entry closes at 11AM on 17|03|21 unless full beforehand.
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  • ☆ TRAILBLAZERS & SUNSHINE TOUR QUALIFIER SHOWJUMPING ☆
    26 Mar, 10:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    ✔️Relaxed, fun and friendly venue ✔️Classes 50 / 60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 1m Class 1| Clear Round 50cm Class 2| 50cm Class 3| 60cm Class 4| 70cm Class 5| 80cm Class 6| 90cm Class 7| 1m Trailblazers Qualification Cards are available to purchase after the class for £12
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  • DRESSAGE INC TRAILBLAZERS 2ND ROUNDS
    03 Apr, 09:00
    Yorkshire EC, Laith Staid Ln, Leeds LS25, UK
    Open to all with Special Classes for Trailblazer 2nd Round Qualified Riders Entry closes at 11AM on 31|03|22 unless full beforehand.
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MY RIDING LIFE EVENT ENTRY SYSTEM

To view the upcoming events and their schedules, click on the link.
If you don't have a My Riding Life account, it's free and easy to register.

If you experience any difficulties making an entry or would like support please Text 07798 626075. 

View your FREE Online Entries Account via your own account in MyRidingLife.com where you can track your Entries, Times & Results at any time.

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ARENA SHOW CROSS

We run a mixture of training shows and competitions both on weekday afternoons/evenings and daytime weekends.
Check out the Event Diary above for dates and schedules

A mixed course consisting of 8 Showjumps and 8 Show Cross fences.
The course is timed after fence 2 until after fence 16, with Optimum Time being the format.

0.4-time penalties are given for each second that the rider is too fast or slow.

4 penalties are given for a knockdown, refusal or cross of the track.

3 refusals, fall or wrong course, is an elimination. 

We run classes from 65-95cm.
The optimum time is announced before each class.

Riders may choose to wear XC or SJ attire. Body protectors are recommended but not compulsory. 

 
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SHOW
JUMPING EVENTS

We run a mixture of training days, evening, afternoon and daytime SJ events both through the week and weekends.

Check out the Event Diary above for dates and schedules

A course consisting of 9-14 Showjumps.

We run classes from 45cm -1.15m, some have special classes such as our BareBack Challenge at 75cm,
and Take Your Lines or even Pairs!

Fillers are generally placed at the side of fences in the smaller classes and are usually fully 'under' by 75/80cm classes.

Most events will run a single phase track but 2 phase can be run when appropriate.

The format will be announced at course walk. 

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DRESSAGE AT YORKSHIRE EC

You can find the events test's on the schedule page from the Event Diary above.

Tests are all ridden in the Quarry Arena in a 20x40 enclosed short arena. 
Levels from Intro to Elementary.

 

Some events see BD/BE, and YEC Tests held along with specials such as freestyles and Music tests from time to time.

Callers must be booked in advance, and you must state which test you require calling when completing your entry. 

 

Times will be published on the Friday before an event. 



 

Winter Dressage Series for Intro, Prelim, Novice and Elementary Levels.

Ride a YEC test from Sep through to Mar 22 and gain points depending on your placing. The Series Winners will take home a Trophy, Saddlepad and HUGE rosette!

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BARREL RACING AT YORKSHIRE EC

You can find the events test's at the bottom of the schedule page from the Event Diary above.

iIn each class, all riders run twice, one straight after the other. 45seconds are given in between the rounds. Riders must wait for the bell and ensure they go through the start and finish gates.

Times from both runs will be added together and divided by 2 to determine the average time.
 

Rider's can choose to run a left hand run or a right hand one.

Knocking down a barrel adds 5 seconds to time, riders must not touch a barrel to stop it falling over.

No time penalties will be added,  If a barrel is knocked but does not fall over.  
Knocking 3 barrels = the run will not be counted (eliminated).
The fastest time wins. 
No excessive use of whip or aids - excessive use may incur disqualification at the judge’s discretion. 

 

Riders can enter as many times as they wish on different horse but each horse must only enter once per class, i.e no horse sharing in class.


No restrictions on horse or pony heights, just horse and rider a sensible match. 

Current Standard hats must be worn.
Western style hats must not be worn whilst mounted. English or western tack.
Dress code; Western style attire preferred must all riders must be smartly dressed. 

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