BC Training Clinics

21 April 2021

BC Training Clinics at Ashfields
Monday 3rd May 2021 (day after the National Ashfields event)

There will be four clinics on Bank Holiday Monday for all National and Club officials, and anyone interested in becoming a BC or club official.

The clinics will start at 10.00am, have a short break for lunch (not provided) and finish around 15.00. All interested please meet the clinic directors outside the Ashfields club house around 9.50am Please arrive early so we can start on time.

Please respect all Covid 19 guidelines and social distancing.

Technical Delegates clinic

 Taken by Mr Philip Bateman FEI 4* Official and course director, to cover all aspects of being a TD. Philip is a very experienced TD and will be happy to field questions from other events or situations that have arisen previously.

Course builders clinic

Looking specifically at cones will be Mr Barry Hunter, an FEI 4* Official and course director. Barry is very experienced having officiated over many years up to and including World Championship competition. This will include building and design of the cones course and competition.

Dressage officials clinic

This will be taken by Mr Andrew Counsell FEI 4* Dressage judge and course director. The time will be divided between driven dressage and looking at cones judging using the cones course built by the course designers.

Stewards clinic

This will look at the many and varied roles of stewards in the sport of driving trials and be presented by Malcolm Aickin, a very experienced steward and National Technical Delegate.

We hope to have a mixture of practical and theory on the day, depending on the weather, so please come dressed to be outside as required.

There will be no charge for the day.

If interested in attending any of these clinics, please sign up via the Members Login on the BC website.


Club members can sign up without being a BC member. If you have any difficulty with the sign up process, please contact Mary at the BC office email@britishcarriagedriving.co.uk or Tel. 07494 876814.