Dressage Qualifiers & Championships

There are several team dressage opportunities, including Riding Tests and Dressage to Music.  In all cases where there is a team of 4, it is the best 3 scores which count.

2024 Dressage to Music Qualifiers at Crofton Manor on Saturday 21st October 2023.

2024 Winter Novice Qualifiers at Sparsholt on Saturday 21st October 2023.

2024 Winter Intermediate Qualifiers at Crofton Manor on Saturday 16th March 2024.

2024 National Championships Qualifiers at Moreton EC on Saturday 20th – Sunday 21st July 2024 with the Area 17 Championships.

  Qualifier for Tests Teams of 4 Individuals Pairs Application form & Deadline
Winter Novice Championships Two Prelim
Two Novice
Each team member rides a different test Yes, any test  No Online Application
  Intro  No Yes  No

Deadline: Passed

Winter Intermediate Championships One Prelim
Two Novice
One Elementary
Each team member rides a different test Yes, any test  No

Online Application

Deadline: 23 Feb 24

  PYO: Medium &/or Adv Med  No Yes  No  
National Championships          
– Senior Prelim Four Prelim Each team member rides a different test Yes  No  
 – Senior Open Three Novice
One Elementary
Each team member rides a different test  Yes  No Online Application
 – Pairs One Novice Pair  No  No  Yes for all classes
 – Indiv Intro One Intro (W&T)  No  Yes  No  
 – Junior Indiv Elementary One Elem  No  Yes  No  
 – Senior Indiv PYO Medium Adv Med  No  Yes  No   Deadline:
 – Riding Test One Prelim RT
One Novice RT
2 ride the Prelim test
2 ride the Novice test
 Yes  No 21 Jun 24
Intro Dressage Intro (Walk & Trot)  No  Yes  Yes – may be a mix of Senior & Junior Online Application

Deadline: passed

Dressage to Music Prelim
Novice
Elementary
Medium Adv Med
 No  All individuals.
Novice  is split; with & without points.
 Novice test – May be a mix of a Junior & a Senior Online Application

 

Deadline: passed

 Quadrille** Freestyle to Music Team of 4 wearing costumes  No  No  

**BVRC has not previously entered this competition and has no experience in producing a suitable performance.

At the National Championships, there are also classes for Veteran Horses, Veteran Riders and Teams of Four where the whole team rides the test in the arena at the same time. These are direct entry classes so no qualifiers are held.

Please refer to the BRC Handbook for eligibility criteria for each qualifier