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RCHK PD-Notes TD years RCS # 16-035

RCS # 16-035 Housekeeping Article – PD-Notes Summary – Change per modified RC 16-011 Proponent – RC Date Posted – 7Oct15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Approved by RC Change Wording – TD ineligibility – A TD shall not be an exhibitor, judge (except as allowed by the rules), Driver, Course Designer, Organizer or Manager on the grounds where Read more

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FEI CD-Preamble, modified

FEI # 16fei-02 Article – CD Preamble Summary – modify Preamble Proponent – CDC Date Posted – 7Oct15 Change Date – 2016 Status – Revised Wording – Every eventuality cannot be provided for in these Rules. As a result, this edition of the Rules is designed for flexibility to adapt to a developing discipline by referring in appropriate circumstances to Read more

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FEI Housekeeping

RCP # 16-fei01 Article – Summary – Spell out abbreviations Proponent – Date Posted – 7Oct2015 Change Date – 2016 Status – Global replacement of GR to General Regulations VR to Veterinary Regulations TD to Technical Delegate CD to Course Designer

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RCHK PD – Definition of Noseband 16-020b

RCS/RCP # 16-020b Article – PD Summary – Definition of Noseband Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Approved by Rules Comm – contingent on approval of RCP PD-207.3 – DEFINITION OF NOSEBAND 16-020 Housekeeping change: All instances of “noseband” in the Pleasure Driving Rules to be changed to “full noseband”. Strike Read more

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RCP CD-GLOSSARY Define Athlete 16-033

RCS/RCP # 16-033 Article – CD Glossary Summary – Define Athlete Proponent – RC Date Posted – 28July15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Recommended by CDC. Open for member comments. Current wording: none Suggested wording: Athlete – the driver  Reason for change: Reduce confusion over conflicting terms for driver (ADS) / Athlete (FEI and ADS CD)

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RCS CD-NEW – [NR] Require groom for cones 16-032

RCS # 16-032 Article – New Summary – Require groom for cones Proponent – Katie Whaley Date Posted – 16July15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Not recommended by CDC Current wording – none Suggested wording – All competitors must carry a groom/passenger in the cones  Reason for change – Safety. We have seen too many accidents Read more

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RCP PD 233 – NEW Picnic Class 16-031

RCS/RCP # 16-031 Article – PD-233 Summary – New rules for Picnic Class Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status – Recommended by PDC Jul2015. Open for member comments. Modified Wording – Chapter 6 Class Specifications: Concours d’Elegance & Carriage Dog Class Specialty Classes New Wording – Article 233 Picnic Class 233.1 A picnic appropriate to Read more

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RCP PD 248.5 – Clarification of Pick Your Route 16-030

RCS/RCP # 16-030 Article – PD-248.5 Summary – Clarification of Pick Your Route Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Recommended by PDC Jul2015. Open for member comments. Modified Wording – 248.5 Pick Your Route Obstacles a. To be driven over a course of obstacles (paired markers) with no set Read more

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XRCP PD 223.7 [Withdrawn] Add rule to Reinsmanship 16-029

RCS/RCP # 16-029 Article – PD-223.7 Summary – Add rule to Reinsmanship Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Recommended by PDC Jul2015. Withdrawn by PDC 16Oct2015 Add Wording – Article 223 Reinsmanship 223.1 A Pleasure Driving class in which entries are judged primarily on the ability and skill of the driver. Read more

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RCHK PD 234.3 Remove redundant rule 16-028

RCS # 16-028 Housekeeping Article – PD-234.3 Summary – Remove redundant rule Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Approved by RC Remove Wording – Article 234 Participation 234.3 No one may stand behind the driver unless the vehicle does not allow seating beside or behind the driver. Reason for change – Read more

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RCHK PD 260.3 Pleasure Drive Pace 16-027

RCS # 16-027 Housekeeping Article – PD-260.3 Summary – Pleasure Drive Pace Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Approved by RC Revised Wording – Article 260 Pleasure Drive – Pace 260.3 Walk Section: Management has the option of adding a walk section near the midpoint, not to exceed 0.6 mile Read more

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RCP PD 247 Change Class Name to Timed Obstacles 16-026

RCS/RCP # 16-026 Article – PD-247 Summary – Change Class Name to Timed Obstacles Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015 Revised Wording – Article 247 Time Competitions Timed Obstacles Included FYI –  247.1 To be driven over a prescribed course of obstacles. The number of Read more

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RCP PD 239.1 – Cone measurement 16-025

RCS/RCP # 16-025 Article – PD-239.1 Summary – Cone measurement Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015 Current Wording – Article 239 Measurement of Obstacles 239.1 For “traffic cones,” adjustment is made as follows: a. The track width of each vehicle should be taken at Read more

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RCP PD 228 – Drive and Ride 16-024

RCS/RCP # 16-024 Article – PD-228 Summary – Drive and Ride Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015, with modifications 16Oct2015 Current Wording – Article 228 Drive and Ride Single horse to be shown in two concurrent sections. 228.1 In Harness: To be shown to Read more

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RCP PD 214 – Effective date for experience-based classes 16-023

RCS/RCP # 16-023 Article – PD-214 Summary – Effective date for experience-based classes Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015 See also RCS 16-012   Revised Wording – Additional New Wording – 214.7 The status of Maiden, Novice and Limit entries is as of the Read more

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XRCP PD 212.3 [Withdrawn] ] – Small pony height definition 16-022

RCS/RCP # 16-022 Article – PD-212.3 Summary – Small pony height definition Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015. WITHDRAWN by PDC 16Oct2015. Current Wording – Article 212 Divisions Based on the Horse 212.3 The pony classes or divisions may be divided. Suggested size Read more

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XRCP PD 209.8 [Withdrawn] – Young driver groom requirements 16-021

RCS/RCP # 16-021 Article – PD-209.8 Summary – Young driver groom requirements Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015. WITHDRAWN by PDC 16Oct2015 Current Wording – Article 209 Groom/Passenger 209.8 A knowledgeable adult horseman must accompany all Junior A and B drivers. (See Read more

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RCP PD 207.3 – Definition of Noseband 16-020

RCS/RCP # 16-020 Article – PD-207.3 Summary – Definition of Noseband Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015 Current Wording – Article 207 Turnout 207.3 Harness a. The harness should be in good condition, clean, fit properly and be appropriate for the style Read more

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RCP PD 203.1 – New, modified Entry definition 16-019

RCS/RCP # 16-019 Article – PD-203.1 Summary – Entry definition Proponent – Pleasure Driving Committee Date Posted – 30Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by PDC Jul2015, with modifications 16Oc2015 Current Wording – Article 203 ENTRY 203.1 An entry is defined as a combination of horse(s), vehicle and driver and must be assigned Read more

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RCP CD-C 6.5.c – Appx. Driving Derby Disqualification 16-018

RCP # 16-018 Article – Appx. CD-C 6.5c Summary – Driving Derby Disqualification Proponent – Jeff Morse Date Posted – 29Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended with edit by CDC Current Wording – 6.5.c. Excessive use of the whip anywhere anytime will result in disqualification Suggested Wording – 6.5.c. Excessive use of Read more

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RCP CD-C 2.4 – Appx. Driving Derby Ties 16-017

RCS/RCP # 16-017 Article – Appx. CD-C 2.4 Summary – Driving Derby Ties Proponent – Jeff Morse Date Posted – 29Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended with edit by CDC 16Jul15 Current Wording – 2.4 Ties will be broken by the fewest penalty points or a drive-off at management discretion. Suggested Wording – 2.4 Ties will Read more

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RCP CD-C New – Appx Driving Derby Start/Finish Line 16-016

RCS/RCP # 16-016 Article – Appx. CD-C new Summary – Driving Derby Start/Finish Line Proponent – Jeff Morse Date Posted – 29Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended for approval by CDC with article number added Current Wording – None Suggested Wording – CD-C 7.9 The start and finish lines are neutralized for passing through Read more

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RCS CP 6.1 [NR] Course designer must show HC 16-014

RCS # 16-014 Article – Non-Licensed Competition Personel CP 6.1 Summary – Course designer may only show HC with permission Proponent – Nubby Errickson Date Posted – 09Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Not recommended by the CDC Current Wording –  The course designer is responsible for the design and construction of Read more

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XRCP GR 1.7 [withdrawn] Organizers may refuse entry 16-010

RCS/RCP # 16-010 Article – GR 1.7 Organizer may refuse entry Summary – Organizers may refuse entry Proponent – Marc Johnson Date Posted – 04Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended by CDC, Not recommended by PDC – Withdrawn 07Oct15 Current Wording – Organizers of recognized events may limit entries, refuse an entry, cancel, combine or Read more

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RCP CD Appx CD-C 4. Driving Derby Officials 16-009

RCS/RCP # 16-009 Article – CD Appendix CD-C #4 Summary – Driving Derby officials Proponent – Jennifer Matheson Date Posted – 04Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status –  Open for comments. Recommended with edit by CDC 15Jul2015. Current Wording – One licensed CD-Judge. Derbies over 25 entries also require a licensed CD-TD. Officials may not officiate Read more

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RCP CD 937.3.1 Different vehicles for dressage and cones at ADS levels 16-005

RCS/RCP # 16-005 Article – CD 937.3.1 Summary – Must notify organizer if using different vehicle from dressage for cones. Proponent – Ellen Ettinger Date Posted – 04Jun15 Change Date – 2016 Status – Open for comments. Recommended by CDC 16July2015 with edits Current Wording – 937.3.1 The same Carriage must be used for Dressage and Cones for Read more