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Basic Arena Schedule

Hours from 7am - 10pm
Monday: Lessons 3pm - 8pm
Tuesday: Lessons 3pm - 6pm, Roping Practice 7pm - 9:30pm
Wednesday: Lessons 3pm - 6pm
Thursday: Lessons 3pm - 5pm, Roping Practice 7pm - 9:30pm
Friday: Possible Jumping Rounds
Saturday: Jumping Rounds or Clinics 8:30am - 5pm
Waivers must be signed. Download Waiver Form. Outside instructors must provide proof of coaching insurance.
No other lessons, arena pass holders or drop-in riders at these times unless previously discussed. This does not apply to boarders, however, they must communicate intentions to the instructors.
Jumps and poles are privately owned, and arrangements must be made before any use. For safety concerns, no jumping during open ride times.



As event schedules and lesson times occasionally change, please phone for availability:

Current 2018

Tentative Saturday, Aug. 10 - Sunday, Aug. 12: B/ACTRA Team Roping Contact Bailey for further info, and Len for stayovers.
Friday, Aug. 10 - Sunday, Aug. 12: Chilliwack Fair & Rodeo at Heritage Park

Tuesday, July 10, 7-9PM: Rodeo Deadline

Attention riders of rodeo! Local entries are due for the Chilliwack Rodeo held at the Chilliwack Fair and Exhibition August 10/11/12. Call Len and Patty to enter and for drop-off. Monies to be received by e-transfer no later than July 22. Email your signed waiver and fees to Len and Patty or your entry will not be processed.
Download BCRA Adult Waiver & Download BCRA Child Waiver.

Beginner Riding Clinics

Dates are set and ready for scheduling. Blackstock Performance Horses & Arena are offering Beginner Riding Clinics.
$300+GST. Non-refundable $50 deposit to hold your space. We have been holding these clinics for well over 15 years.
Clinic includes all participants having individual use of a horse. Knowledge learned will be horse safety, handling, care, feeding, grooming and riding. Crafts, snacks, and handouts will be present. Last day of clinic will be an invitational demonstration of what was learned.

Three days: Tuesday - Thursday (3.5 hrs first 2 days, 4hrs last day for a total of 11 hours.)
Choice of mornings 8am-11:30am (last day to 12noon) or afternoons 2pm-5:30pm (last day to 6pm)

Age: 5yrs and under............July 3-5
Age: 6yrs to 9yrs................July 10-12
Age: 10yrs to 13yrs.............July 17-19
Age: 17yrs to 18yrs.............July 24-26

If there is adult interest, a clinic can be scheduled for Friday eve, Saturday and Sunday mornings for July 6-8.
Limited space. Please text 604-701-2526 to book.

Saturday, May 26: Horse Show Clinic 1-4pm

Ever wanted to show your horse but are not certain what that even means? How do you dress? What does each class title mean? How should your horse be groomed?
This clinic with Patty Blackstock is FREE for current CRC members on a first come first serve basis; $30 for non-members. Please contact Tanya Jones at 604-751-0717 or tanjessbrit@hotmail.com to book your spot!

Sat & Sun, Apr. 21-22: Blackstock Saddle Series Roping

Start time 9:30 both days. These are the last two ropings to complete the winter series. Hope to see you all there!
#11 Equalized Up & Down Pick One Draw One for $60. ( Enter 5 times maximum. )
OR... Straight Draw for $30. ( Enter 10 times maximum. )
Must attend 4 of the 6 ropings including the finals, other dates TBA.
Buckles for Header/Healer 1st place for Finals.
Cactus Saddlery voucher for High Money Winner of the series.
Buckle for High Money Winner #4/1.5 & Under over the series.

Sunday, Mar. 11: BCHM Clinic

The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics.

Sunday, Feb. 11: BCHM Clinic

The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics.

Sunday, Jan. 21, 9:30AM: Blackstock Saddle Series3 Roping

Sunday, Jan. 14: BCHM Clinic

The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics.

Saturday, Jan. 06: Jumping

The indoor arena is booked for jumping rounds 1 - 4pm.

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Year of 2017



Sunday, Dec. 31, 9:30AM: Blackstock Saddle Series2 Roping
Sunday, Nov. 19, 10AM: Blackstock Saddle Series1 Roping
Sunday, Nov. 12: BCHM Funday The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their potluck, 10am-3pm. It should be available for use around 4pm.

October 21&22 -> 28&29: World Champs
Jerry Buhler & Levi Simpson Roping Clinics

Only a few spots left!
Please call or text Amanda if you're interested.
Lean-to's are ready for the autumn weather.
Please call Len for stayovers.




Saturday, Aug. 11 - Sunday, Aug. 13: B/ACTRA Team Roping Contact Bailey for further info, and Len for stayovers.
Friday, Aug. 11 - Sunday, Aug. 13: Chilliwack Fair & Rodeo at Heritage Park

July 17: Please help support BC Wildfire Relief!


Monday, Jul. 17 - Wednesday, Jul. 19: Summer Clinic
Monday, Jul. 10 - Wednesday, Jul. 12: Summer Clinic
Monday, Jul. 03 - Wednesday, Jul. 05: Summer Clinic
Dates are set for my summer riding clinics. First 3 weeks of July. Morning and afternoon sessions. If interested, please call Patty. Over 15 years offering. Popular and fun. Students assigned individual horse.

Chilliwack Rodeo Entries close by July 13, 7-9 pm. A reminder this Thursday is the call in for local entries for the Chilliwack Rodeo (BCRA) held during the Chilliwack fair. Please call Patty at 604-823-4980. Hope to see you there!

Just letting all know who may have come to my show this coming weekend, it has been cancelled due to lack of interest. Also, July and August. It was fun and my own students really enjoyed it, but it was too costly to continue. I will have a little modified show and barbeque for my students at a later date. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Saturday, May 13: Bridle Series Show2 CANCELLED The first 3 shows are "COME AS YOU ARE". We all have shaggy horses at this time of year. Use mixed English or Western equipment, hackamores, running or standing martingales, but no draw reins though. Ride two handed, snaffle or shank bits, basically how you ride when you're training or trailriding.
Participation points for the series will be awarded to everyone regardless of placing. Your placings are bonus points!

Download Show2 Entry Information & Download Waiver Form.
Saturday, May 06: Horse 4H Sheri Williamson: Arena & grounds are closed for a Behind The Bit 4H Horse club fundraiser show for only 4H kids.

Saturday, Apr. 01: Bridle Series Show1 The first 3 shows are "COME AS YOU ARE". We'll be showing rain or shine, as we will cordine off space in the indoor arena if the weather does not play nice. There are many prizes to be handed out over the series from several sponsors! Download Show1 Entry Information & Download Waiver Form.
Sunday, Mar. 12: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics.

Sunday, Feb. 12: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics.

Saturday, Feb. 04: Horse 4H CANCELLED Sheri Williamson: Arena & grounds are closed for a Behind The Bit 4H Horse club fundraiser show for only 4H kids.

Sunday, Jan. 08: BCHM Clinic UPDATE Jan. 07 CANCELLED The Back Country Horsemen indoor arena rental has again been cancelled due to extreme winter weather.

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Year of 2016



Sunday, Dec. 11: BCHM Clinic UPDATE Dec. 10 CANCELLED The Back Country Horsemen indoor arena rental has been cancelled due to the recent snow blizzard.

Sunday, Nov. 13: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics. It should be available for use around 5pm.

Saturday, Oct. 22 - Sunday, Oct. 23 &
Saturday, Oct. 29 - Sunday, Oct. 30: Jerry Buhler Roping Clinics

Indoor arena is closed for a roping clinic. Evening and outdoor riding will be available.

I regret to inform all my horsey friends, but due to the upcoming unpredictable weather, I feel for the safety or riders and horses. I have decided to CANCEL the "Come As You Are Horse Show" October 15. We will refund all pre-entries and rechedule in the spring! Sorry for any inconvenience.
UPDATE Oct. 12 CANCELLED: Come As You Are Prize Show
Our judge for the day is Helen Diespecker. Over $400 in prizes from business sponsors The Mill Store, SciencePure Pureform and CJ Brookes.
UPDATE Oct. 07: Divisions will most likely be split
1.Walk/Trot/Canter JR, 2.Walk/Trot/Canter SR,
3.Walk/Trot Assisted Riders,
4.Green Walk/Trot JR, and 5.Green Walk/Trot SR.
Entries need to be in by the Thanksgiving weekend to get the early discount. Call Patty. Download Show Entry Form
HELLO OUT THERE! ALL YOU HORSE PEOPLE!
I am hosting a "come as you are" horse show at Blackstock Performance Horses & Arena. Saturday, October 15, 2016. This is a very low keyed show. It is a great show for beginners and for those who just want to see what showing is all about. Also, great exposure for your young horses. We have classes for walk-trot riders and assisted riders (leadline or support for all ages.) Lots of prizes, trophies and hi-point ribbons. Programs can be downloaded from our website: blackstockperformancehorses. Hope to see you there. For more information, you can call me.
Saturday, Oct. 08 - Sunday, Oct. 09: BC ACTRA Team Roping
#7.5 Handicap & #5.5 Handicap, pick 4 - 4 steer, progressive on 1
#4 pick 1, draw 2 - capped at 2.5, 4 steer, progressive on 1
Enter at 9am; entries close 9:45am. Roping starts at 10am.
All ropings $40 per man, plus $2 office charge. Cash only.
Contact Fred Wein at 604-835-4256, Bailey or Amanda for further info, and Len for stayovers.
Saturday, Aug. 06 - Sunday, Aug. 07: B/ACTRA Team Roping
Saturday BCTRA #12 Equalized Up & Down, + #9 Equalized Down: All run as one roping.
Enter at 9am; entries close 9:45am. Roping starts at 10am.
$125 a person, guaranteed 5 head. Pays go rounds. Buckles to winners!
Sunday ACTRA #6.5 Equalized Down $25 ride-in.
Contact Bailey for further info, and Len for stayovers.
Friday, Aug. 05 - Sunday, Aug. 07: Chilliwack Fair & Rodeo at Heritage Park

Tuesday, Jul. 26 - Thurs, Jul. 28: Summer Riding Clinic (inside)
JUST WANT TO LET EVERYONE KNOW THAT I FINALLY HAVE CONFIRMATION FOR MY SUMMER RIDING CLINICS. THE DATES ARE: JULY 20,21,22 AM or PM SESSIONS; JULY 26,27,28 AND POSSIBLY AUGUST 23,24,25. Reserve your spot now!!! Limited space. Clinics are separated by age or ability. Choice of morning session 8-11:30 or afternoon 2-5:30. *Best bang for your buck! $250 (approx 10.5hrs+) in comparison to riding lessons at $40/$50 per lesson (approx 1hr.) *Clinics will involve horse knowledge, stable management, horseback riding, craft and a mock horseshow last day with awards. Every student will be assigned an individual horse. MAX 6 riders to a clinic. Please contact me by phone or text.

Tuesday, Jul. 26: BCTRA Summer Series Team Roping (outside)
BC Team Roping jackpot @ Blackstocks Tuesday, July 26th, starts at 7pm.
#11 equalized down.
Last chance for guys to get the extra roping in before finals!!
Wednesday, Jul. 20 - Friday, Jul. 22: Summer Riding Clinic
Riding clinics/camps offered throughout July.
Pre-school sessions offered now.
Choice of morning or afternoon sessions.
Each student assigned an individual lesson horse.
Book early to reserve your spot.
Saturday, May 14: Dog 4H Indoor arena is closed on May 14th for a 4H club rental. Evening and outdoor riding will be available.

Saturday, Apr. 16: Jumping Rounds
Practice for the Island 22 event here over a gradual course of jumps set at various heights.
Start Time: 9am Sat.
Contact Landon for further info.
Sunday, Apr. 03: ACTRA Winter Series6 Team Roping FINAL #8 Equalized Down Pick one draw for $55. ( Enter 5 times maximum. ) If you enter up, you will be in 10 times with draw.
OR... Straight Draw for $27.50. ( Enter 10 times maximum. )
Must attend 3 of the 5 ropings to qualify for finals.
Anyone can rope today for money.
Top money won in 4 of your ropings will be carried to finals.
Cactus Saddlery voucher for 1st in series. TRC shootouts.
Dec. 27, Jan. 10, Jan. 31, Feb. 21, Mar. 06 -> Apr. 03 Finals
Start Time: 10:30am sharp. Contact Bailey for further info.

Sunday, Mar. 13: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics. It should be available for use around 5pm.

Sunday, Mar. 06: ACTRA Winter Series5 Team Roping See above for details.

Sunday, Feb. 21: ACTRA Winter Series4 Team Roping See above for details.

Saturday, Feb. 20: Horse 4H Arena is closed on February 20th for a 4H club rental for a fundraiser show. Evening riding will be available.
Come join us on Feb. 20, 2016 for our 4H schooling show. We will be doing Showmanship, English equitation and Western pleasure in the morning and Extreme Trail with Debbie Hughes in the afternoon. We will be running all the 4H units as well as a non-4H class and an open class. If you are a non-4H member, you must have horse council. The day fee is $40 and the half day is $25. We will have a concession available for the day. Please call 604-316-9567 to register.
Sunday, Feb. 14: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics. It should be available for use around 5pm.

Friday, Feb. 5 & Saturday, Feb. 6: Jumping Rounds Practice over a gradual course of jumps set at various heights. Start Time: 12 noon Fri., 9am Sat. Contact Landon for info.

Sunday, Jan. 31: ACTRA Winter Series3 Team Roping See above for details.

Saturday, Jan. 30: Dressage with Dale Irwin
Ride any dressage test of your choice, English or Western, and get a feedback lesson on how to improve...
Or... just come for the half hour lesson portion.
$30 for 30 minutes ( plus $10 drop-in fee for non-pass holders. )
Start Time: 9am sharp. Contact Lori for further info at 604-791-8130.
Sunday, Jan. 17: BCHM Clinic The Back Country Horsemen have rented the indoor arena for their clinics. It should be available for use around 5pm.

Sunday, Jan. 10: ACTRA Winter Series2 Team Roping See above for details.

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Year of 2015



Roping Practice Indoor
We'll be practising indoor Tuesday & Thursday nights, starting at 7pm, and some Sundays beginning at 11am.
We'll alternate working with the ATV and Heel-O-Matic, and bringing the cattle in.
Roping dummies will be on hand to warm up with.

BCHM: December 13/15 Sorry, we forgot to post earlier on the arena door that the Back Country Horsemen have rented it today. It should be available for use around 5pm. Sorry for any inconvenience.

Horse 4H: November 29/15 Arena is closed on November 29th for a club rental for the Behind the Bit 4H fundraiser Funday. Call for times of closure. Evening riding will be available.

ACTRA 2015 Summer Series Team Roping
#6.5 equalized up and down, $25 ride in.
#7 equalized up and down, $25 ride in.
#4.5 equalized down only, $25 ride in.
#6 equalized down only, $25 ride in.
Aug. 07 at 6pm, Aug. 08 at 10am, Aug. 09 at 10am
You don't need a full card to rope. Contact Bailey for further info.

BCTRA Roping tonight: July 21/15, 6:30pm, #11 equalized up and down, $20 ride in. Hope to see everyone come out!

Roping practice tonight: June 25/15, 7pm.

Chwk 4H: June 20/15 Arena is closed on June 20th for a club rental for the Chilliwack 4H show. Call for times of closure. Evening riding will be available.

Fundraiser @ Duke's Pub: May 09/15 Well it is that time of year and The Chilliwack Rodeo Association has started its planning for their rodeo at the Chilliwack Fair. As always, we too are looking for sponsorships to keep this rodeo alive. Also we will offer free advertising for your business if you have any promotional items that can be distributed to the crowd during the intermission. It's a good way to get your name out there.

The real reason I'm on here is to invite you and your friends to our fundraiser and appreciation dinner for our volunteers, at Duke's Pub. A great Roast Beef Dinner, only $12 per ticket. Grab some friends and come out on May 9th. A silent auction and 50/50 draw will be present too. If you have any items you wish to donate for the silent auction that would be greatly appreciated!

You can contact Len ... or Patty ... or the home phone. Thank you in advance, much appreciated!

2015 Winter Series Team Roping

#8 Handicapped Progressive Round Robin. Cash payouts at each roping.
* Entries - $100 per person plus $5 office charge
* Buckles to High Point Header and Heeler
* Must attend 2 of the 3 ropings to qualify for finals.
* Double points will be awarded in the finals.
Points work as follows:
1st - 10Pts, 2nd - 8Pts, 3rd - 6Pts, 4th - 4Pts, 5th - 3Pts, 6th - 2Pts
Jan. 27, Feb. 17, Mar. 17 -> Apr. 07 Finals Start Time: 11am sharp.
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Year of 2014

Chilliwack Fair August 8-10, 2014: Entries close by July 10/14, 5-8 pm.
A reminder this Thursday is the call in for local entries for the Chilliwack Rodeo taking place at the fair at Chilliwack Heritage Park.

Summer Riding Clinics/Camps: Summer 2014 Riding clinics/camps offered throughout July & August. Pre-school sessions offered now. Great fun! Call Patty.

Fundraiser @ Duke's Pub: March 01/14 Help support Chilliwack Rodeo by purchasing Fundraiser tickets for $10 for a Duke's Pub Roast Beef Dinner on Saturday, March 1st. Silent Auction offered and 50/50 too.

You can contact Len... or Patty... or the home phone. Thank you in advance, much appreciated!

ACTRA Roping: January 26/14 Blackstocks ACTRA team roping is hopefully going to be in the OUTSIDE arena on Sunday, Jan. 26! Hope to see you all there! Tell all your friends; any questions let me know!

ACTRA 2014 Winter Series Team Roping

#8 Equalized Down. Pick one draw for $45. ( Enter 5 times maximum. ) If you enter up, you will be in 10 times with draw.
OR... Straight Draw for $22.50 an end. ( Enter 10 times maximum. )
* Must attend 3 of the 6 ropings to qualify for finals.
* Top money won in 4 of your ropings will be carried into finals.
Saddle will got to high money roper for the series!
Nov. 10, Dec. 15, Dec. 29, Jan. 26, Feb. 23, Mar. 30 -> Apr. 20 Finals Start Time: 10:30am sharp. Contact Bailey for further info.

Year of 2013

ACTRA Roping: November 24/13 ACTRA team roping at Blackstocks. Contact Bailey or Landon.

BCHM: November 17/13 Arena is closed on Nov. 17 for private rental for Back Country Horsemen of BC. Call for times of closure. Evening riding will be available.

Chilliwack Fair August 9-11, 2013: Entries close by July 11/13, 5-8 pm. Hi to everyone that will be a rodeo contestant! Local entries for the Chilliwack BCRA Rodeo will be taken until Wednesday, July 11. Come help celebrate our 25th year! Call Patty.

Roping FINALS tomorrow: April 07/13 It's gonna be so much fun... See you all there!

Roping tomorrow: March 31/13, 9am We're roping outside in the sun!

Roping tomorrow: March 17/13, 11am Supposedly sun is coming... I hope so! See ya there!!

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