2012 Equine Events at Tyrone Farm
2015 Equine Events
Cross Country Schooling
The cross country course will be open Monday through Friday from 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM for schooling. All riders must be accompanied by an insured instructor and must schedule an appointment.
Ride through the scenic countryside of Pomfret and be judged on your horse's manners and suitability as you encounter four judged obstacles. The courses range from seven to nine miles long. The tasks include mounting and dismounting, opening and closing a gate, backing up, halting and negotiating ditches, bridges, and fallen logs. Ride alone or with friends at your own pace. There are no assigned start times. A buffet lunch is included in the entry fee.
8:00 AM Check-in opens
8:30 AM Course opens
10:30 AM Course closes
11:30-1:30 Lunch served
1:00 PM Awards
|Sunday, May 3||April 29|
An early morning trail ride will be followed by a sumptuous country breakfast. It's a leisurely way to enjoy a spring day. Come for the ride or just enjoy the brunch in the beautiful setting of Tyrone Farm.
Entry fee: $40.00
Brunch only: $20.00
8:00 AM Check-in opens
10:00-12:30 Brunch served
|Event Date||Registration Closing Date|
|Sunday, October 11||October 7|
7:30 AM Check-in opens
8:00 AM Course opens
11:00 AM Check-in closes
12:00 PM Course closes
12:00-2:30 PM Lunch served
3:00 PM Awards and prizes
The 8 mile course includes almost 40 cross country jumps and attracts riders from all over New England. The jumping division is for those who wish to proceed at a fast pace and jump all the jumps. They will compete for the "Elizabeth Love Brockway Memorial Plate", donated by the MacLaren family. Hilltoppers travel at a moderate pace and pick and choose fences. The Junior division must have at least one rider under the age of 18 and will be scored at the hilltopping pace.The trailblazers ride at a leisurely pace- perfect for the green horse or rider. Ride out between 8:00 AM and noon. There are no assigned start times. Entries will NOT be accepted the day of the Hunter pace.
Our barbequed chicken dinner is prepared and served by the Pomfret Lions Club and is included with the entry fee. Extra lunches can also be purchased in advance or at the pace while supplies last..
Entry fee: $60.00 Extra lunches: $10.00
Contact Tyrone Farm:
For more information contact Tyrone Farm at firstname.lastname@example.org or call Susan at 860.928.3647
Please be sure to review our Safety Information page before riding at Tyrone Farm.