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What is the Winter Dressage Series?

Running alongside the Winter Show Jumping Series, this series is one of the main Dressage events in The Pony Club calendar and helps members improve their ability, enhance their experience and enable them to gain confidence.

There are three stages to the series:

  1. Preliminary Rounds are held between October and March all over the country, to enable competitors to qualify for their Area Competition
  2. The 19 Area Competitions will take place between March and April for those who qualified through the Preliminary Rounds
  3. Those who were successful at the Area Competitions will go forward to the Championships.

2019/2020 Preliminary Rounds

Preliminary Round competition dates are available to download below.

Dressage Tests

  • Novice - The Pony Club Novice Dressage Test 2019
  • Intermediate - The Pony Club Intermediate Dressage Test 2013
  • Open - The Pony Club Open Dressage Test 2019

Tests to be used at Preliminary Rounds can be downloaded from the Dressage Tests page.

Commanders are permitted at Prelim Rounds only.

Info for Competition Organisers

If you are interested in holding a Preliminary Round please download the information below and register your competition online using the following links:

Competitor Downloads
Winter Series DR Rulebook 2019/20
PDF - 136 kB
Winter Series DR Prelim Round Dates.12
PDF - 175 kB

Area Competitions 2020

Area Competitions, for Members who qualified at a Preliminary Round, will take place in March. Members must compete at their own Area Competition.

Dates for 2020 will be posted here when available.

Dressage Tests

  • Novice - The Pony Club Novice Dressage Test 2019
  • Intermediate - The Pony Club Intermediate Dressage Test 2013
  • Open - The Pony Club Open Dressage Test 2019

Tests to be used at Preliminary Rounds can be downloaded from the Dressage Tests page.

Commanders are not permitted.

 

AREA  DATE VENUE ORGANISER CONTACT
1 14 March The Cabin Equestrian Centre, AB51 0LL

Fiona Quennell

The Cabin EC

fionaquennell@yahoo.co.uk

01467 624378

2 15 March Houghall College, Durham Sheila Clifford area2@pcuk.org 
3 8 March Northallerton Equestrian Centre, DL7 0PQ

Tina Walker

Northallerton EC

tina@northallertonequestriancentre.co.uk

01609 772942

4 21 March Warren Farm, L37 0AP

Michelle Beard

Haydock Park

haydockpark@pcuk.org

07771 240298

5 8 March Northop Equestrian Centre

Debbie Clegg

Burton Cheshire Forest Hunt

debbieclegg@live.com

07766 453439

6 29 March Brackenhurst Equestrian Centre

Jean Hopkinson

South Notts Hunt

jean.hopkinson1@hotmail.com

07825 645375

7 22 March Solihull Riding Club, B93 8NB

Caroline Chadwick

West Warwickshire

caroline.wwpc@gmail.com

07970 023858

8 22 March Wix Equestrian Centre

Mary Thornley

Essex & Suffolk Hunt

 
9 15 March Burrows Court Farm, GL11 6AZ

Penny Stocks

Berkeley Hunt (South)

berkeleysouth@pcuk.org

07968 882002

10 14 March Sunnybank Equestrian Centre

Terinna Pesci

Sunnybank EC

07767 374079
11 22 March Merrist Wood, GU3 3PE

Debbie Winchester

Surrey Union

debby_akw@yahoo.co.uk

07721 008185

12 14 March Addington Equestrian

Kirstie Wakelin

Bicester & Warden Hill Hunt

kjwakelin@icloud.com 

07710 653994

13 8 March Priory Equestrian Centre, GU10 3DP

Sue Coombe-Tennant

Lord Leconfield

coombetennant@btinternet.com

07802 834232

14 14 March West Wilts Equestrian Centre, BA14 6QT

Amanda King

West Wilts EC

info@westwilts.com 

01225 783220

15        
16 8 March Tall Trees Equestrian, PL32 9XR

Deborah Handley

Eggesford

r.s.handley@btinternet.com

01769 520305

17 29 Feb Ecclesville Equestrian, BT67 0DW

Karen McIvor

Seskinore Harriers

seskinore@pcuk.org

07732 832635

18 22 March Moor Farm Equestrian, SA62 4NL

Jill Ridge

Moor Farm Equestrian

jill.moorfarm@btinternet.com

01437 890762

19 7 March Barstobrick Equestrian, DG7 2AT 

Kelly Telfer

BEIRC

kellytelfer@hotmail.co.uk

Championships 2020

The Winter Dressage Series Championships 2020 will be held on Saturday 4th April at Arena UK, Lincolnshire.