55+ BC GAMES

The 55+ BC Games is an annual multi sport event produced by the BC Seniors Games Society (BCSGS) for the availability of the 55+ population of BC to participate in the 27 individual Sports.  The average participation is 3,500, leaving behind a $3.5 M economic impact in the communities during the 5-day event.  Each Participant must be a member of the BC Seniors Games Society.

PARTICIPATE IN THE 2017  55+ BC GAMES – Vernon & Area

Equestrian Competition:   Wednesday, September 13th, 2017 to Saturday, September 16, 2017.

Venue: Armstrong Fairgrounds, 3371 Pleasant Valley Rd, Armstrong, BC  V0E 1B0

55+ BC Games Website: http://www.55plusbcgames.org/

55+ BC Games 2017  Vernon & Area Website: http://www.55plusgames.ca/

Equestrian Sport Chair:   Carolyn Farris – Email: [email protected] Phone: 250-546-6083
For more information contact:  Horse Council BC – Email: [email protected] Phone: 604-856-4304 ext. 1005  Toll Free:  1-800-345-8055
Equestrian Events will be governed by the 2017 HCBC Rule Book: View PDF

Equestrian Sport Divisions 2017:  Exhibitors may register for more than one sport discipline at the 55+ BC Games, however, all divisions may be running concurrently in multiple arenas,  therefore, cross entry will be limited to a maximum of two divisions.
Competitors do not need to qualify to enter the 55+ BC Games.
  • Dressage: First Level and Second Level – EC Tests 2 & 3
  • Western Dressage: Training Level and First Level – HCBC Tests 2 & 3
  • Mountain Trail Horse – Open
  • Western Performance: Ranch Riding Horse & Ranch Trail Horse
  • Driving: Pleasure Driving & Arena Driving Derby
Tentative Equestrian Sport Schedule:  Subject to Entries
Wednesday, September 13 – Participant Check in at 55+ BC Games Accreditation Center – Stabling Open.
Thursday, September 14 – Competition Day 1 – 8 am – 1 pm – Dressage, Western Dressage, Ranch Riding Horse
– 1 pm  – 5 pm – Mountain Trail, Ranch Horse Trail, Pleasure Driving, Driving Derby
Friday, September 15 – Competition Day 2 – 8 am – 1 pm – Dressage, Western Dressage, Ranch Riding Horse
–  1 pm – 5 pm – Mountain Trail, Ranch Horse Trail, Pleasure Driving, Driving Derby
Saturday, September 16 – Closing Ceremonies

55+ BC Games Equestrian Sport Entry Forms: Equestrian Entry Forms_Fillable

Volunteer & Participant Registration Forms:  https://www.55plusbcgames.org/registration-sports-forms/