State Horse Trials History and General Information
In 1955 the first Inter Club Competition was held at that time the event was known as 'Inter Branch'. This event has continued on an annual basis since 1955 and is now known as the Pony Club Horse Trials State Championships. This event is a three phase competition of Dressage, Cross Country and Showjumping. This type of competition provides a test requiring careful and systematic training of the horse, and courage, determination and all round riding ability.
The event is hosted and organized by all Zones in rotation over 10 years.
North Eastern Zone
Northern Metropolitan Zone
West Gippsland Zone
Southern Metropolitan Zone
East Gippsland Zone