Nov 2 – 2013 Annual Meeting and Election of Officers

East Haddam Grange – 6:30 pm, potluck followed by meeting. Your club officers represent your best plans and desires for the club. It is important that all members attend this meeting to ensure all voices are heard! PLUS: we’re not all business – come for potluck and socializing. Share your stories and plans. The following [...]

Sunday, Oct 6: Club Drive at Cones Farm

**NOTE DATE CHANGE ** This drive is a club favorite. Join us at 10 am for a friendly jaunt (up to 5-6 miles on local roads, some dirt, some paved). Follow up with a picnic lunch – Ken and Deb Ouelette will provide their famous clam chowder, hamburgers and hot dogs. Please bring a dish [...]

Sept 21: Pleasure Drive in Meshomasic State Forest

Join us for a club drive in the Meshomasic State Forest, leaving from the beautiful Beacon Woods Stable. 4 gravel roads, rolling hills – if every road is followed, there is up to 17 miles of trail! Maps will be available with mileage and turn-around points (no loops). Drive time is 10:30, no arrivals before [...]

Sept 7: CVDC Potluck Gathering

With fall comes a return to CVDC’s regular monthly meetings. For our September meeting, we are planning a traditional potluck gathering and club meeting. A wrap-up of our June HDT and members’ summer activities will be on the agenda. We will also appoint a Nominating Committee to prepare a full slate of officers for our [...]

2013 Horse Driving Trial

Final Results of the event can be found 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 2013 HDT Results Competitors’ Times of Go 2013 Show Program ADS Show Details Directions [...]

2013 Driving Trial Competitors’ Times of Go

**** CURRENT AS OF 2 PM, FRIDAY, JUNE 7 ~ PLEASE VERIFY TIMES WHEN ARRIVING AT EVENT**** Click here to open in a separate window

2013 Setup Volunteers (Thurs/Fri)

** FINAL (more or less!) ** THURSDAY, June 6, 2013 COURSE & HAZARD BUILDING DAY 10 am until …. ~ Come when you can, as early as you can, and bring friends!! BRING SCREW GUNS, TAPE MEASURES & FENCE POUNDERS IF YOU HAVE THEM! Bill & Nancy Lawson – organizers Erica Robb – general crew [...]

2013 Event Day Volunteers

** FINAL (more or less!) ** Saturday, June 8, 2013 CVDC Horse Driving Trial Event Day Organizers: Bill & Nancy Lawson Official Third Hand: Tom Wilcox Secretary: Marguerite Hayber Judge Steward: Randy Sabatino AM Crew: 7:45am (Meet at Dressage/Cones as assigned) 5:45 AM Parking: Henry Tarryk Trailer Safety Steward: Dick Mangino Dressage Chair: Ann Sullivan [...]

2013 Fun Day Clinic Lessons Times of Go

CALL NANCY LAWSON AT 860-324-7463 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, others pay a small $10 fee.


The Connecticut Valley Driving Trial is gearing up for JUNE 8, 2013 – get your entries in! This eagerly awaited event will once again take place at the beautiful Haddam Meadows State Park in Haddam, CT. John Greenall will serve as President of the Jury and Marc Johnson will join us as Technical Delegate. Click [...]