Events

For questions about what our horse shows offer, classes offered, and rider levels/divisions, please visit our Resources Page!

May
20
Sat
Dressage at Circle G, Lynnville, TN @ Circle G, Lynnville, TN
May 20 – May 21 all-day

Memorial May Days
Judge Charlotte Trentelman
TD Janice Welch
Closing date:  May 5th

Jun
3
Sat
Flint Ridge Farm Dressage, Combined Training and Jumper Show with Bryan Tweed @ Flint Ridge Farm
Jun 3 all-day

OFFERED CLASSES

Dressage Only

($25, JR/YR $20)  +$20 for Ride-A-Test

  • Intro Tests A, B & C
  • Training Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
  • First Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
  • Second Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
  • Third Level Test of Choice
  • Fourth Level Test of Choice
  • Gaited Dressage Test of Choice
  • USEA Horse Trial Test of Choice
  • Western Dressage Test of Choice

Combined Training

($50, JR/YR $45)  +$20 for Ride-A-Test

  • Amoeba (USDF Intro A, 18”)
  • Tadpole (USDF Intro B, 2’)
  • Starter (USDF Intro C, 2’3”)
  • Beginner Novice (USEA BN Test A, 2’7”)
  • Novice (USEA Novice Test A, 2’11”)
  • Training (USEA Training Test A, 3’3”)
  • Preliminary (USEA Prelim Test A, 3’7”)

Jumper Classes

($20, JR/YR $15) +$10 for Schooling Round*
*if competing in a CT or Jumper class

  • Puddle Jumpers (18”)
  • Schooling Jumpers (2’)
  • Green Jumpers (2’3”)
  • Hopeful Jumpers (2’7”)
  • Training Jumpers (2’9”)
  • Working Jumpers (2’11”)
  • Open Jumpers (3’3”)
  • Mini Prix Jumpers (3’7”)

Warm up for all classes will be in the pasture surrounding the Jump Arena.
Class descriptions may be found at http://tvdcta.org/resources/


A Ride-A-Test is a judged Dressage Test followed by a 15 minute clinic with the Judge. Only the first test will count towards your recorded score.

Dressage/Cross Country/Jumping Clinics offered after the competition on Saturday and Sunday.

  • $85– 45 minute Private Instruction
  • $70– 1 hr Small Group instruction (3-4 riders)

Please specify the test/class/clinic to be ridden on the Entry Form

CLICK HERE TO VIEW AND DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM TO FILL OUT AND SEND IN.

Please Mail Entries to: TVDCTA Show Secretary, 248 Pops Corner, Huntsville, AL 35811

Only online or mailed-in, completed entries will be accepted. Negative Coggins (within 1 year) MUST accompany entry form. Entries and Coggins must be in-hand and complete by the closing date or the rider will incur a late fee and will not be guaranteed entry. Management may refuse any entry for any reason, and reserves the right to make any changes necessary to ensure the efficient running of the show. All riders must wear ASTM/SEI approved helmets at all times while mounted. No Dogs Allowed.

Volunteers are always appreciated!! Please email Heidi Rose @ alfaista@hotmail.com or Natalie Weil @ TVDCTA.ShowSecretary@gmail.com to volunteer


ABOUT THE JUDGE

Bryan Tweed is an upper level eventer based in Birmingham, AL.  He frequently judges and clinics for the Birmingham Dressage and Combined Training Association. He has also worked with the University of Alabama’s Eventing Team.

Bryan has been bringing his mount Capstone along through the Training Level this year in addition to his work with the BDCTA and UA Eventing Team.

Jun
10
Sat
Central Tennessee Dressage Association @ Brownland Farm
Jun 10 – Jun 11 all-day

June 10 & 11:

The Tennessean

Brownland Farm, Franklin, TN

Dressage at the Horse Park @ Georgia International Horse Park, Conyers, GA
Jun 10 – Jun 11 all-day

GHF/Massey Ferguson Annual Dressage Show
1st  and 2nd Editions (two one-day shows) 

(USDF/USEF), (2017 USEF/NAJYRC/AGCO qualifier)

Georgia International Horse Park, Conyers, GA. 
Judges: Sarah Geikie, FEI 4*, USEF “S,” MA; Dolly Hannon, USEF “S,” CO; Lisa Hyslop El-Ramey, USEF “S,” FL.​ 

Jun
20
Tue
TVDCTA June Meeting @ Steel Prize Stables
Jun 20 @ 6:45 pm – 7:45 pm
TVDCTA Meeting: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 6:45, at Steel Prize Stables. Bring a brown bag supper if you want. The public is invited.
 
We will discuss the agenda for meetings for the rest of this year and ways to help Morgan-Bailey Horan and August Rush travel to New York for the North American Junior/Young Rider Championships. (Yay Morgan-Bailey!)
Jul
8
Sat
Fundraising Schooling Show at Red Horse Ridge @ Red Horse Ridge
Jul 8 all-day

RIDE TIMES:

Ride Time Rider Horse Class
8:00 AM Helen Bergquist Zuver Mazzel CHF First Level Test 3 AA
8:10 AM Helen Bergquist Zuver Mazzel CHF Second Level Test 3 AA
8:20 AM Ciera Foley President’s Man Second Level Test 3 JR/YR
8:50 AM Ciera Foley President’s Man Third Level Test 3 JR/YR
9:20 AM Frances Steel Rockafella Training Level Test 1 AA
9:30 AM Frances Steel Rockafella Training Level Test 2 AA
10:00 AM Janice Nixon Murphy Intro Level Test A  AA
10:25 AM Janice Nixon Murphy Intro Level Test B  AA
10:30 AM Maike Frye Hoheit Third Level Test 1 AA
10:40 AM Morgan Bailey Horan Corrao (Tucker) First Level Test 1 JR/YR
10:50 AM Morgan Bailey Horan Corrao (Tucker) First Level Test 3 JR/YR

This is a charitable fundraising event. All profits will be applied to travel costs for a TVDCTA member who made the USDF Region 3 Junior Team and will compete at the North America Junior/Young Rider Championships in New York in July 2017. Congratulations to Morgan Bailey Horan and August Rush!

Only mailed-in, completed entries with payment will be accepted. Negative Coggins (within 1 year) MUST accompany entry form. Entries, Coggins, and payment must be in-hand and complete by the closing date or the rider will incur a late fee and will not be guaranteed entry. Management may refuse any entry for any reason, and reserves the right to make any changes necessary to ensure the efficient running of the show. All riders must wear ASTM/SEI approved helmets at all times while mounted. No Dogs Allowed. No day stalls or overnight boarding available.

Offered Classes Dressage Only

(Oopen/AA $30, JR/YR $25) +$25 for Ride-A-Test

Intro Test A
Intro Test B
Intro Test C
Training Level Test 1
Training Level Test 2
Training Level Test 3
First Level Test 1
First Level Test 2
First Level Test 3

Second Level Test 1
Second Level Test 2
Second Level Test 3
Third Level Test of Choice (TOC) Fourth Level TOC
FEI TOC
Gaited Dressage TOC
Western Dressage (TOC)
USEA TOC
CIC/CCI TOC

Please specify the test to be ridden on the Entry Form A Ride-A-Test is a judged Dressage Test followed by a 15 minute clinic with the Judge. *Only the FIRST dressage test will be counted towards the placings in the class. If you ride a second test as a part of the clinic, the test serves to show you the improvements that could be made with the suggestions of the Judge. **Remember, entries received without a Coggins or form of payment will NOT be counted until the missing items are received! You will incur a late fee if the missing items are provided after the closing date! ** Volunteers are always appreciated! Remember Members, volunteering is a requirement to earn TVDCTA end of year awards. Please email Helen at hdb0198@outlook.com to volunteer. If you have a preference on what you want to volunteer to do please specify in the email!!

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM. PRINT, FILL OUT AND MAIL IN BY JULY 2

Jul
15
Sat
Dressage at Circle G, Lynnville, TN @ Circle G, Lynnville, TN
Jul 15 – Jul 16 all-day

Summer Fun
Judge Dinah Babcock
TD Janice Welch
Closing date:  June 30th

Jul
29
Sat
Dressage at the Horse Park @ Georgia International Horse Park, Conyers, GA
Jul 29 – Jul 30 all-day

July 29-30, 2017 

 GHF/Massey Ferguson Summer Dressage Show

(USDF/USEF), (2017 USEF/MARKEL/AGCO qualifier), 

Georgia International Horse Park, Conyers, GA. 
Judges:  Kathy  Rowse, USEF “S,” VA; Susan Roberto Buchanan, USEF “S,” MA  

Aug
12
Sat
Flint Ridge Farm Dressage, Combined Training, Jumper Show & Clinic with Bill Fields @ Flint Ridge Farm
Aug 12 all-day

Closing Date: Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Ride times will be posted August 9th on flintridgefarm.com and the Flint Ridge Facebook Page

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ENTRY FORM
Please Mail Entries to: TVDCTA Show Secretary, 248 Pops Corner, Huntsville, AL 35811

Only mailed-in, completed entries will be accepted. Negative Coggins (within 1 year) MUST accompany entry form. Entries and Coggins must be in-hand and complete by the closing date or the rider will incur a late fee and will not be guaranteed entry. Management may refuse any entry for any reason, and reserves the right to make any changes necessary to ensure the efficient running of the show. All riders must wear ASTM/SEI approved helmets at all times while mounted. No Dogs Allowed.

OFFERED CLASSES

Dressage Only
($25, JR/YR $20)

+$20 for Ride-A-Test

Intro Tests A, B & C
Training Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
First Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
Second Level Tests 1, 2 & 3
Third Level Test of Choice
Fourth Level Test of Choice
Gaited Dressage Test of Choice
USEA Horse Trial Test of Choice
Western Dressage Test of Choice

Combined Training
($50, JR/YR $45)

+$20 for Ride-A-Test

Amoeba (USDF Intro A, 18”)
Tadpole (USDF Intro B, 2’)
Starter (USDF Intro C, 2’3”)
Beginner Novice (USEA BN Test A, 2’7”)
Novice (USEA Novice Test A, 2’11”)
Training (USEA Training Test A, 3’3”)
Preliminary (USEA Prelim Test A, 3’7”)

Jumper Classes
($20, JR/YR $15)

+$10 for Schooling Round*

*if competing in a CT or Jumper class

Puddle Jumpers (18”)
Schooling Jumpers (2’)
Green Jumpers (2’3”)
Hopeful Jumpers (2’7”)
Training Jumpers (2’9”)
Working Jumpers (2’11”)
Open Jumpers (3’3”)
Mini Prix Jumpers (3’7”)

Please specify the test to be ridden on the Entry Form

DRESSAGE CLINICS

Dressage Clinics will be offered Sunday August 13th, 2017 for $95, please specify level and time preference on Entry Form

A Ride-A-Test is a judged Dressage Test followed by a 15 minute clinic with the Judge. Only the first test will count towards your recorded score.

Class descriptions and an explanation of divisions may be found at http://tvdcta.org/resources/


ABSOLUTELY NO DOGS ALLOWED AT ANY TIME

Please inform any friends and family that may come to watch you compete.
Bringing a dog to either the competition or clinic will result in a $100 fine payable to Flint Ridge Farm


Please email Heidi Rose @ alfaista@hotmail.com or Natalie Weil @ TVDCTA.ShowSecretary@gmail.com to volunteer If you have a preference on what you want to volunteer to do please specify in the email!!

Thank You!!

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ENTRY FORM CLOSING DATE IS THURSDAY, AUGUST 3, 2017

Debbie Rodriguez Dressage Clinic @ Steel Prize Stables
Aug 12 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Debbie returns for another one of her great clinics. They are always full, so if you are thinking about joining her, you need to contact Judith in a hurry (256-682-1200).
We will have lunch available on site.
Auditors are welcome – there is no charge for auditing.