Alvechurch Riding club are proud to be apart of many different qualifiers to give our members the best opportunity if they don’t want to compete in the Mercian or area teams.

  • Midland Association of Riding Clubs (MIDARC) UK
    This show is affiliated to MIDARC UK and is a running qualifier for the 2018 Summer Championships in accordance with their rules and regulations. The showjumping, dressage and showing classes at the May and June shows that are marked with a * are qualifiers for the Summer Championships
  • TSR
    Classes marked TSR are qualifiers for the TSR showing finals.You do not need to be a TSR member to qualify or to enter the finals. The rider/handler qualifies and can enter any horse/pony in any number of finals.

  • Championships of Great Britain (Cricklands)
    Alvechurch Riding Club is a qualifying Venue for Cricklands Finals in August and October 2018.
  • Equifest
    Alvechurch Riding Club Shows are affiliated to Equifest, taking place at the East of England Showground on the 8th – 12th August 2018. The two highest exhibits not already qualified in each affiliated class will qualify.
  • Sunshine Tour
    Sunshine Tour Championships are held at the All England Showground, Hickstead To be held from Thursday 13th September to Sunday 16th September 2018.


Equo Events, powered by Horse & Hound allows you to enter events quickly and easily online via a secure payment system, using your laptop or smartphone, wherever you are.

You will be able to receive notifications of drawn orders, times and even keep track of your success on Equo Events.

For free registration please visit

If you need any help please contact the Equo customer service team at

Events in 2018

Download the schedule here

This year ARC will be holding the following events:

Sun 1st April        Area 5 Combined Training Qualifier at Solihull Riding Club

Sat 19th May         Dressage

Sun 20th May         Showing / Show Jumping

Sat 16th June         Dressage / Mercian Team Dressage

Sun 17th June         Showing / Show Jumping

Sun 14th July         One Day Event

Sat 11th Aug        Jump Xpress / Mercian Jump Xpress (Evener Challenge)

Sat 1st Sept        Dressage Championships

Sun 2nd Sept     Showing Championships and Show Jumping Finals

Sun 30th Sept    Combined Training

Sun 6th Oct           Hunter trials