British Carriagedriving Committees

  • A Committee is a formal part of our structure, with the Chair on Council or a Council Member identified as Council Rep. on the committee.
  • Working groups have a clearly identified role, sometimes to tackle a specific item.
  • Advisors/Consultants can be invited to attend Council if required.
  • Other Groups - are approved by Council, but are appointed by the group they represent.
  • Membership of Committees & Working Groups is reviewed annually.

FINANCE & GENERAL PURPOSES COMMITTEE

  • This committee of 3 officers and 1 nominated Council member, has the following functions:
  • With the guidance of the Treasurer, to consider BC budget & accounts.
  • To consider proposed changes & major expenses to be put to Council.
  • To have an overview of the working of Council & Committees.
  • To identify issues which BC should be considering.

Andrew
Counsell

Chris
Smith

Rod
Holdsworth

Patti
Atkinson

 

COMPETITIONS COMMITTEE

Production of the National Driving Calendar.

Monitoring the class structure.

Producing lists of qualifiers for the National Championship & Driver of the Year.

Inspection of any new competition venues.

Overseeing the appointment of Course Designers and Technical delegates.

Liaising with the Judges Committee over dressage tests.

Jurisdiction over most aspects of event organisation.


Patti
Atkinson

James
Broome

Frank
Campbell

Dave
Wheeldon
 

RULES COMMITTEE

Considering proposed rule changes by FEI
Advise Council which rules should be accepted.

Identify any issues arising from changes to BC competitions.

Oversee amendments to the BC Rule Book


Chris
Smith

Philip
Bateman

Andrew
Counsell

George
Bowman

 

JUDGES COMMITTEE

Monitor dressage tests & recommend changes in consultation with Competitions Committee.

Recruit probationary judges, supervise their training & recommend their promotion.

Together with the Training Group, organise the annual National Clinics.

Philippa
Thompson
James
Rooney
Angela
Flanagan
Stuart
Roberts
George
Bowman
Louise
Ruffe

 

HEALTH & SAFETY

Reviewing the BC Health & Safety Policy.

Offer advice to Council & Affiliated Clubs.

Monitor accident & incident reports and alert Council to any serious accidents or trends.

Peter
Bridson
Keith
Atkinson
Frank
Campbell
John
Woollacott

Specific interest groups

TRAINING WORKING GROUP

Ensure that National Officials are made aware of current practice & relevant changes.

To offer advice to groups & clubs organising training programmes.

Officials Athletes
James
Rooney
Philip
Bateman
Angela
Flanagan
Sue
Mart

INTERNATIONAL TEAMS

  • Consists of the current Chefs d'Equipe for International Teams
  • Advise council of all matters relating to International Teams
  • Organise group training when appropriate
  • Share experiences to assist in planning for future team events.
  • Identify and train future Chefs
  • If international events are oversubscribed, Chef d'Equipe allocates places
Chair Single Horse Horse Pairs Horse Fours Ponies Para Driving Young drivers
Mary Jane
Campbell
TBA Minta
Winn
Zoe
Morgan
Marisa
Pinnock
Julie
Camm
Jo Alvis

 

CLASS REPRESENTATIVES

Bring members' and class issues to the attention of Council.
Facilitate the exchange of views and ideas between members and Council

Single Pony Single Horse Pony Pairs Horse Pairs Tandems Pony Fours Horse Fours
Rosanna
Walters-Symons
Sarah
Meredith
Jo
Rennison
Libby
Priest
David
Taylor
Sara
Howe
George
Bowman

 

YOUNG DRIVERS

Mary Jane
Campbell
Jamie
March
Megan
Wheeldon
Jo
Alvis
Harriet
McEntee

 

DRIVERS WITH DISABILITIES

Julie
Camm
Rachel
Belliere-Wilson
Margaret
Brockie
Sara
Howe

 

Advisors, Consultants and Volunteers

FEI & International Safeguarding Equestrian Sport Volunteers co-ordinator 200 Club co-ordinator Scoring
Philip
Bateman
Suzanna
Anslow
Julia
Crockford
Louise
McCutcheon
Mike
Watts

 

British Carriagedriving Event Officials

BC event officials list (PDF)

This list contains details of British Carriagedriving officials:
Judges, Technical Delegates, Course Designers and Scorers.

Qualified driving coaches

Registered event photographers