Le Mieux Unaffiliated Dressage


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.

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: £15 per class

Dressage Tests for this competition are: Intro A, Prelim 13, Prelim 14, Novice 24, Novice 34, Elementary 42, Elementary 49. All tests are qualifiers for the UK Riders Challenge 2019.

  • All tests are the latest versions of those produced by BD. Tests can be purchased from their website www.britishdressage.co.uk. 
  • NEW for 2018 - We are no longer running Open and Restricted sections. Instead, we will always split Juniors/Seniors (provided there is more than one Junior rider in the class).


A horse & rider combination is eligible to compete in the following classes, providing they have not yet reached the number of 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

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

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

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 Entries

No. of Rosettes awarded









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

Number of Entries

Prizes awarded


No prize

2 - 5

1st £25

6 - 9

1st £25, 2nd £20

10 - 13

1st £25, 2nd £20, 3rd £15

14 - 17

1st £25, 2nd £20, 3rd £15, 4th £10

18 - 21

1st £25, 2nd £20, 3rd £15, 4th £10, 5th £8

22 - 25

1st £25, 2nd £20, 3rd £15, 4th £10, 5th £8, 6th £5

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

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