capercaille inter branch challenge rules and qualifications
Branches may only enter 1 Team
Team members MUST be members of that Branch
Maximum number per team - 4
Minimum number per team - 2
Team to comprise:
- 1 x 60km [ no maximum limit]
- 1 x 50Km [no maximum limit]
- 1 x 30Km [must not be above BTF standard]
- 1 x Pleasure [must not be above BTQ standard]
The Grading System will apply with the event being run under Competitive Ride Rules. Pleasure Riders must complete within 8Kmph – 11Kmph.
Branches must declare their Teams at time of entry.
Substitutions will be allowed up to 30 minutes before the start of the first Class. Substitute horses and riders must be eligible according to the conditions of the Class.
All substitutions must be notified to the Ride Administrator before starting.
Results will be calculated thus:
a] Number of Riders Home
b] Least Penalties
c] Distance Completed
d] Average Team Heart Rate
e] Comparison of Heart Rates in team equivalents.