Nov 22: Annual Nehantic Forest “Turkey Trot” Club Drive

. 194 Beaver Brook Rd, Lyme, CT 06371 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22 ~ 11 AM Come along for a pre-Thanksgiving “Turkey Trot”! Nehantic State Forest has miles of good dirt roads on rolling hills. We are planning a 5-6 mile drive. Whips can do anywhere from 2 miles to 10 if they choose, mile markers will [...]

2015 Horse Driving Trial – DETAILS HERE

¬†Photos were taken by Shoot That Horse! Photography (Lisa Cenis). A sampling of her photos can be seen HERE. To view proofs and order prints, send Lisa an email. Competitor Info Final 2015 HDT Results Competitors’ Times of Go 2015 Show Program ADS Show Details Directions to CT Valley Driving Trial Show photography by Shoot [...]

2015 Fun Day Clinic Lessons Times of Go

Sunday Fun Day – sign up for a clinic session with our event officials: Larry Poulin or Craig Kellogg. CALL MARGUERITE HAYBER AT 860-817-3181 TO SCHEDULE A LESSON OR FOR QUESTIONS   Remember: the course is open for driving and riding most of the day on Sunday, until approximately 3 pm. Volunteers play for free, [...]

Horse Driving Trials: What’s It All About?

For those who want just a little more information…. here is a (very) brief summary of what happens during our Horse Driving Trials. There are also many exciting videos on YouTube, search for “driving trials” or “combined driving events” – enjoy! Click here to open the below image in pdf.

2015 Driving Trial Competitors’ Times of Go

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2015 Setup Volunteers

** FINAL (more or less!) ** WEDNESDAY, JUNE 3, 2015 PREP AND PLACEMENT meet at Haddam Meadows at 5:30 pm Bill Lawson Lynn Warren Tom Wilcox Richard Hayber Peter Von Halem THURSDAY, June 4, 2015 COURSE & HAZARD BUILDING DAY 8:30 am start BRING SCREW GUNS, TAPE MEASURES & FENCE POUNDERS IF YOU HAVE THEM! [...]

2015 Event Day Volunteers

** PRELIMINARY ** Saturday, June 6, 2015 CVDC Horse Driving Trial Event Day Organizers: Bill & Nancy Lawson, Steven Mazeau Volunteer Coordinator: Todd Gelston Secretary: Marguerite Hayber Judge Steward: Randy Sabatino AM Crew: 8:00am (Meet at Dressage/Cones as assigned) 5:45 AM Parking: Todd Gelston Trailer Safety Steward: Dick Mangino Dressage Chair: Carrie Wind Dressage Gate [...]

2015 SPRING CLINIC: CYNTHIA BLIVEN

>> Click here to view this page as a printable flyer in pdf << Saturday, April 18, 2015 High Hopes Therapeutic Riding 36 Town Woods Road, Old Lyme, Connecticut 06371 Cynthia Bliven, one of the founding members of the CT Valley Driving Club, has been riding/driving, training and instructing for over 40 years. She has [...]

2015 HORSE DRIVING TRIAL – ENTRIES STILL ACCEPTED

The Connecticut Valley Driving Trial is gearing up for JUNE 6, 2015 – we are still accepting entries! This eagerly awaited event will once again take place at the beautiful Haddam Meadows State Park in Haddam, CT. Larry Poulin will serve as President of the Jury and Craig Kellogg will join us as Technical Delegate. [...]

Nov 23: Annual Nehantic Forest “Turkey Trot” Club Drive

. 194 Beaver Brook Rd, Lyme, CT 06371 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 ~ 11 AM Come along for a pre-Thanksgiving “Turkey Trot”! Nehantic State Forest has miles of good dirt roads on rolling hills. We are planning a 5-6 mile drive. Whips can do anywhere from 2 miles to 10 if they choose, mile markers will [...]