ECCTG have been welcomed to Area 3

Following the consultation with members, a request was put forward to BRC that we be moved from Area 20 to Area 3 and this has been granted. We will officially become part of Area 3 as of 1st October 2023.

Dressage competition 8th October

Tests at prelim and novice level. Enter via horsemonkey here

Great practice for the area qualifier (see below)!!

Area Novice Winter Dressage Qualifier

Sunday 21st October – Bold Health Equestrian (first qualifier as part of Area 3!)

Tests at Intro, Prelim and Novice;

Senior Intro Dressage Individual only Intro C (2016)
Senior Intro Dressage Team & IndividualIntro A (2008)
Intro B (2009)
Prelim 1 (2006)
Prelim 2 (2016)
Senior Novice Dressage Team & IndividualPrelim 7 (2002)
Prelim 12 (2005)
Novice 24 (2010)
Novice 27 (2007)

Also Mixed Intro Pairs BRC Intro Pairs 1 (2022)

Contact Corrie if you would like to represent the club

Championships are on the 6-7 April 2024 (Seniors Sat, 6th) – not confirmed, but usually at Arena UK. If there is no way you can make the Champs but want to still compete, please discuss with Corrie

Winter Competition Schedule

Just in case you were dreaming of colder days, here is the schedule for winter competitions at Somerford!

Sunday 5th November – dressage (area qualifier)

Sunday 8th October – dressage

Sunday 15th October – jumping

Sunday 29th October – combined training

Sunday 26th November – jumping

Sunday 10th December – dressage 

Sunday 17th December – jumping

Dressage at Higher Farm

Times for the dressage competition at higher farm on Sunday are here.

**Area Dressage Summer Qualifier **

Saturday, 29 July – Llanymynech

It is on grass and the levels are Intro, Prelim, Novice and Elementary.

Individual & Team event – more than one test can be entered – warm up classes available too.

Please email Corrie ( if interested in taking part.

Qualifier for the Championships at Lincoln Show Ground on Saturday 2, September 2023

Forthcoming competitions/training

Details and entry links for all forthcoming competitions and training clinics are on Horsemonkey

Polework clinic 6th June (mid afternoon/evening) at Richard Long’s

Dressage at Higher Farm – 11th June