Phone: 910-875-2074


Date: Sat. 7 Oct, 2017 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Categories: Derby Cross* Eventing
Derby CrossOpen Date: Sep 7, 2017  
Close Date: Sep 30, 2017

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

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 Form 
Release Form
Friend of Park Form

Send Entries to:

  Christine Phipps
  2814 Montrose Road
  Raeford, NC 28376
  Phone CHP: 910-875-2074
  Fax: 910-875-4310


Entry Fees: $75 per entry
Late Entries/Changes: Accepted after closing, $30 charge
Coggins: Send current coggins with entry
Stabling: $35 per night; muck fee required - separate check - $40
Shavings: $8.00 per bag - to pre-order call (910) 875-2047
RV Hookup: $34 per night
Scratch Fee: Scratches received prior to the closing date will be refunded, less a $15 office fee
Change Fee: $10

Other Information:

  • Start times will be available at Thursday prior to the event.
  • 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. 


Booking a hotel in Southern Pines or Pinehurst? Stay at Springhill Suites by Marriott in Pinehurst and receive the CHP Competitor Discount. Click here for a direct link and to book online with the CHP Competitor Rate. 

Bed and Breadfast for you and your horse (barn) - Farrfields Farm Bed & Breakfast.  Located 5 miles from the Carolina Horse Park. 

Or stay at the Tanglewood Farm Bed and Breakfast located in Southern Pines on a former US Olympic team training center, and across the street from the Walthour-Moss Foundation.


Marc Donovan
Organizer & SJ Course Designer

Abby Schlicht

Beth Roy
Volunteer Coordinator
(910) 690-3797

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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