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FULL SELECTION CRITERIA - PLEASE READ
The following general criteria apply to Ride To Time.
Riders must be a current financial member of Pony Club Victoria for at least the previous two years.
Ages taken from 1st January 2021;
Junior – 16 years and under
Senior – 17 years and over and not exceeding 26 years(Riders must be 25 years and under at the 1st January 2021)
All Riders 14 years and over must have attained their C Certificate
Riders must demonstrate an acceptable level of behaviour, citizenship and horsemastership to be verified by club/zone references
Horses must be sound and fit to compete
Horse and Rider combinations must be qualified in accordance to PCV Bylaws Rule 18.8.b
Horse and Rider combinations must be qualified in accordance to the selection criteria
Riders nominating for the Olympic disciplines, are also eligible to nominate for Quiz or Ride to Time and will be individually assessed on their merits by the selection panel at the time of nominations. Riders must however meet both disciplines criteria.
Ride to Time
Ride to Time Co-ordinator
Jo Martin firstname.lastname@example.org 0419 705 555
2021 Selection Criteria
16 years and under
Must have attained C Certificate
Must attend two Ride To Time National Qualifiers (March-April 2021) and qualify for the Ride To Time Nationals Selection (May 2021)
17 – 25 years
Nominations open 1st December 2020 and close 26th February 2021 using MyPonyClub
Ride To Time Nationals Team will consist of:
These riders will be selected using the following format:
Riders nominate from 1st December to 26th February using MyPonyClub
Each of the 10 Zones will run two Ride To Time National Qualifiers within March and April 2021. These will be run in the same format as the State Qualifiers. Refer to “Ride To Time How to Run a Zone Qualifier”
Each Zone will then nominate the best performed rider and a Reserve rider for each of the four sections using the following:
Record the two best Time and Difference for each rider that attended at least two qualifiers. This will be used to select the best performed rider from each section to represent the Zone at the National Selections.
If there are spots that have not been filled by other zones, the times for the Reserve riders will be used to select riders to fill those spots.
A Ride To Time Nationals Selection will be conducted at a track (not on race day) where riders will ride one timed 1000m.
There will be a maximum of 10 riders in each of the 4 sections.
The top two performers from each section will be selected for the Victorian Ride To Time Team for a total of 8 riders.
The Ride To Time State Competition will go ahead in June and July, with each zone running 2 - 3 qualifiers for the State competition in August. Times from the Ride To Time National Qualifiers will not be eligible for this competition. The State Qualifiers may also be used for the Victorian Ride To Time Squad to continue training. The State Competition is planned for August 2021 at Moonee Valley.
Other training days – The Victorian Ride To Time Squad may run one or two specific training days in the lead up to the competition.