BHS Somerset online dressage competition - open to everyone. Entries may be submitted between 1 - 31 July 2015.
To compete from the comfort of home you will need:
- A flat area on which to ride (20x40m)
- A form of recording your test to a good visible standard
- A friend to record your test for you (standing behind C)
- Access to the Internet to upload, email in or download to dvd to submit your test to be judged
Class 1 - Intro B (2009) Walk and Trot only - restricted to those never to have been placed 1 - 6 in any dressage competition
Class 2 - Intro A (2008) Walk and Trot only - open
Class 3 - Prelim 4 (2002)
Class 4 - Prelim 14 (2006)
Class 5 - Novice 27 (2007)
£5 per class
Rosettes to 6th place in each class. Test sheets will be returned by email. To be judged by a BD List 5 Judge.
Previously judged tests may not be entered.
The judges decision is final.
Tests must be performed in a marked area 20m x 40m.
Markers must be clearly visible in the recording.
Tests may be performed on any suitable riding surface.
The person recording the test should be placed as far back behind 'C' as possible (we recommend 3-4 metres).
Tests may be called.
No recording of a test already judged may be used in this competition. If found or suspected with good reason, your entry will be disqualified and entry fee forfeited. For this reason we suggest if you wish to wear show/hacking jackets that you also use boots or bandages on your horse (not knee boots).
Hats to current standard must be worn at all times when mounted for the duration of the clip entered for assessment.
Please ensure that you have the land owners permission to ride and record video on their land prior to submitting your entry.
Full details and rules are listed on the BHS Somerset Facebook page or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a copy to be emailed to you.
Email your name, your horse's name and which class/es you are entering to email@example.com
Pay by cheque - payable to 'BHS Somerset' to BHS Dressage Competition, 20 High Street, Stoke-sub-Hamdon, Somerset TA14 6PS
Pay by bank transfer to BHS Somerset (40-44-04) 31377159. You must use the following reference your surname followed by EDRES (Example 'SMITHEDRES')
Submit your test
a) by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
b) by uploading to youtube and forward the link to email@example.com
c) by posting a dvd to BHS Dressage Competition, 20 high street, Stoke-sub-Hamdon, Somerset TA14 6PS