Keeping riders, volunteers and spectators safe from extreme weather.
Pony Club Australia is committed to ensuring that Pony Club provides a safe environment for riders, horses, volunteers and spectators to participate in events and activities.
The Hot Weather Policy seeks to provide direction and guidance on how to manage Pony Club events and activities when experiencing extreme weather conditions. This Policy sets out what should be considered when conducting events in extreme weather conditions and when cancellation is the best course of action.
HOT WEATHER POLICY
Pony Club Australia seeks to ensure the physical health and safety of horses, riders, volunteers and spectators attending events and activities on extreme weather days.
SUN SMART POLICY
Pony Club Australia Sun Smart Policy aimed at protecting all participants from the effects of sun exposure.
HOT WEATHER RESOURCES - SPORTS MEDICINE AUSTRALIA
If untreated, heat illness can lead to the more serious and potentially life-threatening condition of heat stroke. By understanding the causes of heat illness health professionals, coaches, players and anyone involved in sport or physical activity can help prevent heat illness by using the advice provided in the Guidelines to minimise the risks.
UV INDEX RESOURCES - CANCER COUNCIL
Find the SunSmart APP and Widgets to show UV Index on your website.