Schooling Dressage show April 12


Dressage Schooling Show

Sunday, April 12, 2015

Times will be available online Friday, April 10, 2015

Judge: Nicole Chastain Price “L”, USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold medalist.

Scribe: Lisa Carden/Tara Federico

Manager: Carol Derry


We reserve the right to limit entries.

Entries close Tuesday April 7, 2015.


The final class list will be posted Sunday morning before registration.

Junior and Adult divisions for all classes.

All tests will be 2015 USDF tests

  1. Introductory Level-Walk, Trot – Test A
  2. Introductory Level-Walk, Trot – Test B
  3. Introductory Level-Walk, Trot, Canter– Test C
  4. Training Level – Test 1
  5. Training Level – Test 2
  6. Training Level – Test 3
  7. “Western” Dressage Test of choice – Introductory or Training Level
  8. First Level – Test of choice
  9. Second Level - Test of choice
  10. Dressage Equitation (group) – adultJudged on the rider.
  11. Dressage Suitability (group) – adultJudged on the horse.
  12. Dressage Equitation (group) – juniorJudged on the rider.
  13. Dressage Suitability (group) – juniorJudged on the horse.
  14. Musical Freestyle *
  15. Pas De Deux * +
  16. Quadrille * +

Copies of test are available in the TES office.

Classes 14-16 are for Exhibition only.

* Music for Freestyle must be on standard cassette tapes or CD

+ Must name others in class or on team.


Make all checks payable to T.E.S.

Classes 1-9 $35.00 per class

Classes 10 - 13 $20.00 per class

Classes 14-16 $15.00 per class

School Horse Usage Fee $15.00

Entry Processing Fee $5.00

Instructor Fee (T.E.S. students) $10.00


PROPER ATTIRE: All exhibitors are required to wear proper show/clinic attire.

SEI approved helmet, black or white gloves, collared & sleeved (short or long) shirt (solids & patterns ok), black dressage whip or crop, breeches (any color or pattern), tall boots (field or dress), paddock boots & half chaps.

NO T-shirts, NO tank top, NO jeans – NO exceptions.

TACK: Polos, bell boots, donuts, martingales and fly bonnets are allowed.

PRIZES & AWARDS: Ribbons will be awarded through 6th place. Classes will be separated into "owned" and "school horse." Prizes and ribbons will be awarded accordingly.

EXHIBITION CLASSES: Musical Freestyle, Individual, Pas De Deux and Quadrille must submit music on tape or CD one week prior to show. Costumes which do not impede the horse and are appropriate to music are allowed – subject to Show Manager’s approval.

MANAGEMENT: T.E.S. Management reserves the right to itself to interpret all questions and conditions in regard to or rising out of or incident to the show without claims for damages or recourse of any kind. Management reserves to itself the right to limit entries in any class, cancel or combine any unfilled classes, reschedule classes, change rings or rotate judges after due notice to exhibitors.

JUNIORS: for the purpose of this show, juniors are anyone under the age of 18 as of the date of the show.

STABLING/HAULING: T.E.S. provides NO stabling for this show. You MUST contact the T.E.S. office IMMEDIATELY if you plan on hauling your horse and using your trailer as a stall.

ARENA:All tests will be held in the large standard arena (20 x 60m).

ADD/SCRATCH POLICY: No classes can be added after the closing date.

USEF RULES: Will be observed; however, because this is a schooling show, competitors will be made aware of their rule violations for educational purposes.

REFUNDS: Before closing date of entries, full refunds will be given to NON T.E.S. students. T.E.S. students will be given lesson credit only.

No refunds after the closing date.

RETURNED CHECKS: Checks returned by the bank for any reason will be handled as follows: All returned checks will be charged an additional $30.00.

RIDE TIMES: Full schedule including horse choices will be posted on by Friday, April 10, 2015. Any changes to times after 4/10/15 will be conveyed by phone.


Classes #7, #8 and #9 are tests of choice. Please indicate on premium.

Lilian Vahn Dahn Training Level Award

The Lilian Vahn Dahn Training Level Award will be given to the “most harmonious horse and rider” in the Training Level Dressage classes. This award has been created in memory of Lilian Vahn Dahn and Miss Piaffe and is donated by their friends.

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