To start off the meeting we talked about needing to finish the player registration packet, which can be found on orgsync. We need this done by this Friday. Next, we asked people who would be interested in driving to shows. The people who volunteered we told to go on Orgsync and fill out the Vehicle Registration Form and give your license to Emily to take a picture of so she can give that to the school.
Next we talked about the show this weekend. We reminded everyone of show etiquette such as safe driving, and sportsmanship. for the new members we let them know to bring money for their owns food and to dress warmly and bring money for their class. We also assigned a team photographer, which will be Sophie.
We will be competing at WSU this weekend. Hunt Seat will go on Saturday starting at 8, warm up at 7. This show will be judged by Sally Collins. Western will go in Sunday starting at 8, warm up at 7 and it will be judged by Gena Loper. The show will be held at Palouse Empire Fairgrounds in Colfax, WA. The team will be staying at the Super 8 Moscow in Idaho.
We will be leaving on Friday at 4 and meeting in the C-lots at 3:30. For those driving we will be meeting in the C-lots at 1:30 to go pick up the cars from Enterprise.
For those not going to the show this weekend, we will be volunteering at Western Fall Welcome.
Next weekend, October 29th, we will be having a clinic for the western riders with Roger Saur. This will start at 9am at Westby Equine Center.
The first two weekend of November we have Double Western Shows at LBCC and CWU. We took down names of people who potentially want to go.
Lastly, we took orders for team gear
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
First off. to introduce everyone we played a fun trivia game where we mixed up old members and new members. The old members had to explain something about the team super quick to a new member and then the new member had to explain it o everyone. The winning team got a prize.
We then received everyone schedules so we can put together lessons for the team. Lessons start next week.
We passed out the liability form from the school to have everyone sign.
Next we passed around "the Big list" which includes (Full Name, W#, Level, email, phone number, if you have a car, height and weight) . If you ever have to get ahold of someone on the team refer to that list.
We talked about dues for the team. $250 for twice a week and $125 for once a week and non-comp team. Also we talked about paying the dues for IHSA.
Next we talked about serious rules of the team.
- Attendance mandatory
- Missing lessons
- And missing volunteer events that you signed up for without letting us know 24 hours in advance
-we have a 3 strike rule
There will be a movie night this friday at Courtneys apartment.
This Saturday we are having a Demo day for new members and anyone who wants a refresher on how to tack up a horse both Western and English. Time TBD, we will send you an email.
We talked about our first clinic on October 29th or 30th for western riders with Roger Saur.
Volunteering: October 15th-whatcom humane society
October 22nd-western welcome
We took a list of people who tentatively want to go to the WSU show which will he held October 22nd and 23rd at the Colfax Fairgrounds.
Lastly, we had both our coaches come and talk about their barn rules and expectations for the team.