Series RoR Scottish Dressage Horse Championships

A Championships which encompasses Affiliated and Unaffiliated combinations, for all RoR horses including raced, foreign raced and those who have been in training and hold current RoR Competition membership.

Overview

Eligibility : Open to any RoR competition registered horse. Riders must be 15 years or over on the 1st January of the calendar year holding the classes.

RoR Scottish Dressage Horse INTRO Championship

For horse/rider combinations not to have more than 15 BD points at Prelim level before 01.02.19 and not to have competed at Novice level before 01.02.19. Riders not to have competed at Elementary level or above.

RoR Scottish Dressage Horse PRELIM Championship

For horse/rider combinations not to have more than 15 BD points at Novice level and not to have competed at Elementary level before 01.02.19. Riders not to have competed at Medium level or above.

RoR Scottish Dressage Horse NOVICE Championship

For horses not to have more than 15 BD points at Elementary level and not to have competed at Medium level before 01.02.19

RoR Scottish Dressage Horse ELEMENTARY Championship

For horses not to have more than 15 BD points at Medium level before 01.02.19

Previous winners of the RoR Scottish Racehorse to Dressage Horse Championships (except the SPECIAL) up to and including 2017 are no longer eligible to compete at the same level in the Championships in subsequent years.

There will be an overall prize fund of £200 per class and a RoR branded rug and sash to each winner. Plus recognition prizes to highest placed Veteran (horse 15 years and over) and highest placed Longevity (horse to have raced more than 30 times on the track) in each Championship class.

To qualify, riders must submit three score sheets for the level at the required percentage or above from either affiliated competitions, unaffiliated competitions or both. Score sheets must include the registered name of the horse, have full details re date and venue and must be signed by the judge. The qualification is for horse/rider, no substitutes (horse or rider) allowed. Horse/rider combinations are allowed to compete in two classes so long as they have submitted the relevant qualifying score sheets. Horses qualified with two riders, are not allowed to be entered more than once in the same Championship class.

Results from Freestyle To Music, Team Quest and My Quest do not count towards this Series.

Competitors will receive notification of qualification by email, upon receipt and verification of scores.

The Championship classes will run and be judged under BD rules, they will however, also be affiliated to RoR only and no BD grading points will be awarded.

Combinations are allowed to take part in this, the RoR Northern Dressage Horse Championships and the RoR Southern Dressage Horse Championships but must submit the relevant score sheets for the level as per the rules for the RoR Scottish Dressage Horse Championships qualification criteria. Competitors cannot use the same score sheet/sheets for all three Championships.

The qualification period is 1st February 2019 to 31st August 2019 inclusive and no exception.

FINAL – Venue to be confirmed.

Minimum qualifying percentage required for each level:

  • INTRO – 64%
  • PRELIM – 64%
  • NOVICE – 62%
  • ELEMENTARY – 62%

Please indicate clearly which Championship (Scottish, Northern or Southern) you are submitting your three qualifying score sheets for and send to:

RoR Dressage Coordinator, Penfold Building, Westfield Farm, East Garston, Hungerford, Berkshire, RG17 7HD

If competitors would like the score sheets returned (after the competition), a SAE with correct postage must be supplied.