Dressage Competition

On September 05, 2021
Categories: Competitions
Tags: Dressage

Classes are £12 each and start at 10am sharp. The competition will take place on our outdoor arena and warm-up will be in our indoor arena.



Intro A (2008) 20X40

Intro C (2016) 20X40

Prelim 18 (2002) 20X40

Prelim 19 (2008) 20X60

Novice 38 (2005) 20X60

Elementary 53 (2007) 20X60

Medium 75 (2002) 20x60




Time Rider Name  Test S/J Horse % Place
09:42 Charlotte Bracken Intro C Junior Trevor 63 3= (J)
09:54 Charlotte Bracken Prelim 18 Junior Trevor 66 5
10:00 Nikki Wadkins  Intro A Senior Eric 69.8 2
10:06 Nicky Smith Intro A Senior Tierra 65.7 6
10:12 Nicky Smith Intro C Senior Tierra 61.1 4
10:18 Lily Stobart Intro A Junior Kate  64.6  
10:24 Lily Stobart Intro C Junior Kate  64.6 2 (J)
10:30 Christina Stobart Prelim 18 Senior Macie    
10:36 Rosalind Heslop Intro A Senior Apple 66.3 5
10:42 Rosalind Heslop Intro C Senior Apple 65 3
10:48 Annabel Howard Intro A Senior Nemo    
10:54 Samantha Level Intro A Senior Acapulco  63.3  
11:00 Samantha Level Prelim 18 Senior Acapulco  59.8  
11:06 Michelle Shaw Intro A Senior Annie 70.9 1
11:12 Michelle Shaw Prelim 18 Senior Annie 70 2
11:18 Fiona Grant Intro A Senior Cornsay Enchantment 63  
11:24 Fiona Grant Prelim 18 Senior Cornsay Enchantment 63.1  
11:30 Denise Christelow Intro A Senior Hollyrock Jaffa     
11:36 Denise Christelow Intro C Senior Hollyrock Jaffa     
11:42 Sarah Sawyer Intro A Senior Art History 68.9 3
11:48 Sarah Sawyer Prelim 18 Senior Art History 69 4
11:54 Taylor Lattimer  Intro C Junior Kenwoods Misty Pearl  63 3= (J)
12:00 Martin Young Prelim 18 Senior Kitty 64.2  
12:06 Louise Young Prelim 18 Senior Badger Bob 65.8  6=
12:12 Ken Noble Intro A  Senior Albert 67 4
12:18 Ken Noble Intro C Senior Albert 68.3 2
12:24 Erin Dakers Prelim 18 Senior   65.8 6=
12:30 Vicky Smith Prelim 18 Senior Pete 69.8 3
12:36 Harriet Richardson Intro C Junior Impression of Carter 65.4 1 (J)
12:42 Nikki Lawson Intro C  Senior Roscoe 68.9 1
12:54 Nikki Lawson Prelim 18 Senior Roscoe 70.2 1
13:18 Erin Dakers Prelim 19 Senior   64.6 3
13:24 Amy Young Elementary 53 Senior Harold 67.6 3
13:30 Vicky Smith Prelim 19 Senior Pete 65.4 2
13:36 Susan Scott  Prelim 19 Senior Bees Knees  63.8 4
13:42 Gemma Harris Prelim 19 Senior Versachi Couture 72.5 1
13:48 Gemma Harris Novice 38 Senior Versachi Couture 70.3 1
13:54 Louise MacRae Elementary 53 Senior PS IBN Zarife 69 2
14:00 Jane Lishman Elementary 53 Senior Quincy 73.1 1
14:06 Jane Lishman Medium 75 Senior Quincy 67.3 1


Entries must be made in advance.




  • Entries close at midnight on the Monday prior to the competition after which a late entry fee will apply until Saturday lunchtime.
  • Times will be posted on the website by the Thursday prior to the competition.
  • Please keep to time to ensure everyone's enjoyment – failure to do so may result in you forfeiting the class.
  • Refunds are only available up until the Tuesday prior to the competition, unless the class is cancelled.
  • Rosettes are awarded to sixth place.
  • Junior/Senior entries will only be split in a class if there are at least three of each
  • The organisers shall not be liable for any claims in respect of damage or accident to any person, whether competitor, servant, spectator, horse, vehicle or property howsoever caused in conjunction or arising out of the competition. 
  • All classes will be performed in conjunction with British Dressage rules.
  • It is MANDATORY for all competitors/riders to wear a helmet to current safety standards (eg ASTMF1163 or PAS015 but please check the BE rulebook for a full list) at all times when mounted on Ivesley Equestrian property.
  • Lungeing is not permitted by competitors anywhere on Ivesley Equestrian property.
  • Dogs are to be kept on leads at all times and must not be brought into the indoor arena viewing gallery.
  • Smoking is not permitted anywhere on the premises.
  • All horses must be vaccinated to date and not be carriers of any infectious or contagious diseases.
  • Passports must be available for inspection. Horse must be up to date with flu vaccs. Annual booster to be have done within a year.
  • Warm up is to take place in designated area only. 
  • The judge's decision is final. 
  • Any competitor under 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times. 
  • The management and organisers reserve the right to alter/amend the rules at their discretion.
  • No competitor or spectator may enter the livery buildings or touch any liveried horses at Ivesley.

Tack and Equipment

The following are permitted:

  • English type saddles including treeless
  • Intro, Preliminary and Novice tests – snaffle bridles only
  • Elementary and medium tests – ordinary snaffle or double bridles
  • Nosebands are obligatory (drop, flash, cavesson or grackle with a snaffle and a cavesson with a double bridle)
  • Discreet padding of the bridle at the poll or noseband
  • Nose nets that are discreet covering the nose only and leaving the mouth and bit visible
  • Breastplates
  • Neckstraps – Prelim level
  • Anti fly impregnated brow-bands or fly discs
  • Ear covers and fly hoods (premitted for all competition)- ear covers must not cover the horse's eyes. Noise reduction ear covers are permitted
  • Numnahs and saddle clothes (logo no more than 14cmx14cm)
  • Stallion disc MUST be displayed on each side of a stallions bridle at all times
  • Side saddles, those choosing to ride side saddle should notify the organiser before the start of the class so the judge can be informed

The following are NOT permitted:

  • Martingales
  • Bit guard, tongue guard or tongue strap
  • Boots and bandages (except when warming up)
  • Substitutes for conventional shoes except in warm up
  • Elasticated reins
  • Saddle covers and seat savers
  • Market Harboroughs, side, draw, check or running reins
  • Hackamores and other bitless bridles
  • Blinkers or hoods
  • Ear plugs
  • Fine wire, twine or cord round the horses mouth
  • Full faced fly shields
  • Sheepskin cheek pieces or any other attachment which may affect horse's vision


  • Whips are allowed in all competition including championships
  • Spurs with necks set on the inside of the heel, roughened or cutting edges serrated spurs with or without necks are NOT permitted
  • Spurs must be worn with the curve directed downwards. Spurs must be made of metal and in their manufactured state.
  • Dummy spurs are permitted as are swan neck spurs
  • Cruppers and balancing straps are not permitted
  • You may not warm up in equipment not permitted for the actual test