Welcome to the Marlborough Endurance & Trail Riders website
This site has been created for all Marlborough members and those who support and follow the sport of Endurance and Trail Riding. It contains info on upcoming rides, results from our club rides and our members who have competed away; photos from our club rides; plus lots of other (hopefully useful) information. this website will always have the most up-to-date information on it, please scroll to the bottom of each page so you don't miss out!
CTR Rules and info for competitors - please read and take note
Want to be a member of our club? there are huge benefits to riding as a member at a our rides - firstly, the entry fees are less for members. Members' horses are eligible for distance sashes (150km, 300km, 500km, 750km, 1000km, etc) and all members compete for end of year awards over each grade as well as overall distance plus our special awards. Members are also entitled to our monthly newsletter as well as receiving priority in other events we might hold. Members are eligible to vote at our club AGM and ESNZ members must belong to an affilated club of which Marlborough is.
2016/2017 membership form is available to download now, and updated as we confirm ride venues. Please take care when completing
Ground Crewing - please read the attached document. Thank you
ESNZ Membership - updated (1 August 2015)
Marlborough Endurance and Trail Riding Club is affiliated to Equestrian Sports New Zealand (ESNZ) and all of our rides are ESNZ Points Rides as long as they fall before May 2nd each year and have applicable officials present. Riders and Horses must be full ESNZ members to ride Intermediate, Youth or Open, but may ride Novice, Training or Novice Int. distance on an ESNZ Community Membership (free).
CTR horses must also be registered to compete in Open, Intermediate or Junior grades. Juniors are under 18 years of age.
FEI registration is for International (CEI Endurance) only and Passports are required for CEI 3* Endurance only
ESNZ National CTR & Endurance Rules - updated for 2015-2016
Please endeavour to familiarise yourselves with the attached rules that our club strictly adheres to. They are available below for both CTR and Endurance.