Le Mieux Unaffiliated Dressage

SATURDAY, 3RD OCTOBER 2020
£18.00

We host Unaffiliated Dressage competitions throughout the year so you’ll find a competition that’s perfect for you. The summer series is sponsored by Le Mieux and includes classes from Intro to Elementary.

Dressage Tests for this competition are: Intro C, Prelim 2, Prelim 12, Novice 27, Novice 30, Elementary 42 and Elementary 50. 

Unaffiliated Dressage competitions are a great way to get started with competitive dressage, and can also be used prepare your horse for eventing or affiliated dressage competitions. The summer series which is sponsored by Le Mieux includes classes from Intro to Elementary. Whether you’re just getting started or you’re progressing through the levels, you’ll find a competition that’s perfect for you

Eland Lodge is proud to be a well organised, professional and friendly competition venue. All dressage competitions are held on our Andrews Bowen Pro Wax surface.

Entry Fee: £18 per class. Entries close one week prior to the competition, or earlier if the event is oversubscribed. Late entries may be accepted after the closing date if space permits, these will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. A £3 late entry fee per class will apply.

Format
Dressage Tests for this competition are: Intro C, Prelim 2, Prelim 12, Novice 27, Novice 30, Elementary 42 and Elementary 50. 

  • All tests are the latest versions of those produced by BD. Tests can be purchased from their website www.britishdressage.co.uk. 
  • Each class will be split into Juniors and Seniors (provided there is more than one Junior rider in the class).

Rules

Eligibility
A horse & rider combination is eligible to compete in the following classes, providing they have not yet reached the number of British Dressage points stated below:

  • Intro: 50 Points at Preliminary and none at any levels above
  • Preliminary: 100 points at Preliminary or above
  • Novice: 100 points at Novice or above
  • Elementary: 75 points at Elementary or above

Times 
Start times will be published 48 hours before the event and will be available on this event page.

Declaring 
Competitors are to declare at the secretary’s trailer before entering the warm up arena.

Cancellation & Withdrawals

  • You will receive a 100% refund up to one week prior to the event. After this date you will be refunded only if we can fill your space.
  • If you would like to withdraw please contact us via email or phone. 
  • For further information about cancellation and refunds please click here.

Rosettes and Prizes
Rosettes and prizes will now be awarded in accordance with the following scale (as a minimum, additional rosettes/prizes may also be awarded at the discretion of the organiser).

Number of Starters

No. of Rosettes awarded

1-3

1

4-6

2

7-9

3

10-12

4

13-15

5

16-18

6

Further Rosettes will be awarded for every additional 3 riders above this number.

 

Number of Starters

Prizes awarded

1

No prize

2 - 5

1st £20

6 - 9

1st £20, 2nd £15

10 - 13

1st £20, 2nd £15, 3rd £10

14 - 17

1st £20, 2nd £15, 3rd £10, 4th £8

18 - 21

1st £20, 2nd £15, 3rd £10, 4th £8, 5th £5

Further £5 prizes will be awarded for every additional 4 riders above this number.

Qualifiers

The aim of UK Riders is to give the unaffiliated competitor the opportunity to take part in a UK National Championship. Qualifiers are held around the country in dressage and showjumping. Successful partnerships then compete at the National Championship Finals. For further information please visit www.ukriders.co.uk.

If you score 58% or over (Intro to Elementary) during April to August you will qualify for The David Broome Event Centre Championships of GB. If you score 58% or over (Intro to Elementary) during September to March you will qualify for The David Broome Event Centre Winter League Finals.

£18.00