GB Rider Rules

GB RIDER CHAMPIONSHIP SJ QUALIFIER RULES

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Showjumping:

  1. Championships for Showjumping to be held at Bury Farm Equestrian Centre TBA.
  2. Riders are able to qualify before you register your membership (new for 2019). After qualifying, you must complete your membership with GB Rider within 14 days.
  3. Competitors will be issued with a qualification card when they qualify.
  4. First, Second, Third and Fourth placed horses and ponies qualify in each class.
  5. Horses & Ponies must go clear in the first round to qualify.
  6. Please note: Horse/pony combinations cannot enter more than two classes and they must be consecutive i.e. mini and novice, novice and small open, small open and open except for the equestrian.co.uk jump challenge which can be entered as a third class.

Please see Classes for any additional rules specific to that class.

GB RIDER DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER RULES

Dressage

  1. Championships for Dressage to be held at Bury Farm Equestrian Centre TBA.
  2. Riders are able to qualify before you register your membership (new for 2019). After qualifying, you must complete your membership with GB Rider within 14 days.
  3. Competitors will be issued with a qualification card when they qualify.
  4. First, Second and Third placed horses and ponies qualify in each class.
  5. Please note: Horse/pony combinations cannot enter more than two classes and they must be consecutive i.e. mini and novice, novice and small open, small open and open except for the equestrian.co.uk jump challenge which can be entered as a third class.

Classes are as follows:

INTRO

Neither horse nor rider to have competed BD Affiliated Dressage by the date of the championships as a full competing, music, eventers BD, RC BD, PC BD, Team Quest, My Quest or Veteran BD member.  They must not have won a prelim class before the date of qualification.  Qualifying classes can be BD Intro A or B.  The best Junior also qualifies as long as 60% is achieved (14 years and under by the date of the championships) Horses/ponies of any height

PRELIMINARY RESTRICTED

Neither horse nor rider to have competed BD Affiliated Dressage by the date of the championships as a full competing member, music, eventers BD, RC BD, PC BD, Team Quest, My Quest or Veteran BD member. 

The best Junior also qualifies as long as 60% is achieved (14 years and under by the date of the championships) Horses/ponies of any height. 

Equine and rider combinations who have been placed in the top three in the Open section at previous CTR championships, must continue to compete in the open section.

 

 

GB RIDER DRESSAGE CHAMPIONSHIP QUALIFIER RULES

PRELIMINARY OPEN- For horses and riders who have competed BD combined or separately as a full competing, music, eventers BD, RC BD, PC BD, Team Quest, My Quest or Veteran BD member.  The horse must not have more than 50 BD points at prelim level/and or 15 points at novice level.  The best Junior also qualifies as long as 60% is achieved (14 years and under by the date of the championships) Horses/ponies of any height.                               

NOVICE – RESTRICTED

Neither horse nor rider to have competed BD Affiliated Dressage by the date of the championshipsas a full competing BD, music, eventers BD, RC BD, PC BD, Team Quest, My Quest or Veteran BD member.

The best Junior also qualifies as long as 60% is achieved (14 years and under by the date of the championships) Horses/ponies of any height. 

Equine and rider combinations who have been placed in the top three in the Open section at previous CTR championships, must continue to compete in the open section.

NOVICE OPEN –.  For horses and riders who have competed BD combined or separately as a full competing, music, eventers BD, RC BD, PC BD, Team Quest, My Quest or Veteran BD member.  The horse may have gained 50 points BD at novice level and/or 15 points at elementary level.  The best Junior also qualifies as long as 60% is achieved.  (14 years and under by the date of the championships).  Horses/ponies of any height.

Please note: Horse and Rider combinations are not allowed to enter both the Restricted and Open sections at the final.

Who Qualifies?

1st – 3rd place in each section of each class qualifies.     At least 60% must be achieved by all qualifiers.  If the first 3 placed have already qualified, the qualification goes down the line to the next best tests but those tests must be at least 60%.  If there are most than 10 entries in the class, 1st 2nd and 3rd qualify.  *The Best Junior also qualifies but the junior must achieve 60%

Please note:

It is the horse and rider combination that qualifies. No horse or rider substitutions will be allowed at the final.Horses and ponies may be ridden by two riders on the day but both riders must be CTR members and only consecutive classes may be entered eg. prelim and novice. No horse may enter more than three classes at the championships.

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