Phone: 910-875-2074



Upcoming CHP Events

Date: Sat. 28 Oct, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Duration: 9 Hours
Categories: Off-site Series*
RS logoOpen: Sep 28, 2017  
Close: Oct 21, 2017

Divisions: Preliminary, Training, Novice, Beg Novice, Maiden


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Championship prizes will be awarded to the horse & rider with the highest score after all 7 competitions in the series, at each level, at the RSDX Championship Finals on October 28th.

Participating Derby Cross dates include:
  * February 4 - Running Start Derby Cross
  * April 15 - Running Start Derby Cross
  * June 3 - Running Start Derby Cross
  * July 1 - CHP Derby Cross
  * August 12 - CHP Derby Cross
  * October 7 - CHP Derby Cross
  * October 28 - Running Start Derby Cross Championship


Entry Fees: $75 per entry
Late Entries/Changes: Accepted after closing, $30 charge

Other Information:

  • Course open for walking day before competiton at 3:00pm
  • Casual attire
  • ASTM approved helmets are required.
  • Ribbons awarded 1st through 4th place.  Awards for 1st place.

Levels Offered:

  • Preliminary: 1.10M (3'7")
  • Training: 1.00M (3'3")
  • Novice: 90cm (2'11")
  • Beg Novice: 79cm (2'7")
  • Maiden: 69cm (2'3")


A mix of Show Jumps and Cross Country fences including combinations (at appropriate levels), water complexes, banks, ditches, and mounds. Scoring: A style score between 0-10 will be given by the judge for each fence. 0 = not performed. 10 = excellent. Focus will be on pace, fluidity, synchronization of horse and rider. Faults will be deducted from score as follows - 5 faults for each pole knocked down. 5 faults for a refusal or stop at a Show Jump. 10 faults for a second refusal or stop at the same fence. Elimination for the third refusal or stop at the same fence. 10 faults for a refusal or stop at a Cross Country fence. 20 faults for the second refusal or stop at the same fence. 1 fault for every second exceeding time allowed. Elimination for the third refusal or stop at the same fence. Eliminated riders will be encouraged to complete the course as long as safety is not an issue. Highest score wins. Highest cumulative score from all seven shows wins Championship.

Get in Touch with CHP!

Telephone: 910-875-2074
Fax: 910-875-4310
Email: Send CHP an Email

2814 Montrose Rd.
Raeford, NC 28376

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