Futurity Driving Pattern
The pattern cart division will consist of an individual pattern, or work, designed to show how well trained the horse is. It will be a simple pattern designed for a 2 year old.
1). Enter the Arena at a Walk towards the Right and Trot one complete circle.
2). Cut a Figure 8 and stop in the centre of the Figure 8.
3). Fan Left 90 Degrees and Pause. Then Fan Right 180 Degrees and Pause. Fan Left 90 Degrees.
4). With Header (optional) Driver is to pick up both forelegs.
5). At will, go to the Right and Enter the Keyhole. Maneuver/Drive within the Keyhole to the LEFT then Exit.
6) Turn around at will and re-enter the Keyhole. Maneuver/Drive within the Keyhole to the RIGHT and Exit.
7). Go to the Left and Walk through the rails (Cart Wheels must be completely past the rails).
– Then Back clear through the rails.
– Then Drive to the Right of the rails and Exit the Arena at will.
ANY DISPUTES WILL BE DEALT WITH AT THE DISCRETION OF THE WILD ROSE DRAFT HORSE FUTURITY COMMITTEE.