DRESSAGE & COMBINED TEST YEAR END AWARDS SERIES
You MUST be an FRC member BEFORE you show in order to qualify for year end awards. Be sure to join FRC BEFORE the first show in order to receive points at each show! We have fabulous ribbons and prizes that you will receive at the year end awards gala!
Awards are based on HORSE and RIDER combinations.
Combinations must compete at 2 or more shows to be in the running for year end awards. Ties will be broken based upon the number of shows entered.
We also offer many awards and incentives for our volunteers, so please consider volunteering at our shows!
YEAR END AWARDS ARE OFFERED IN THE FOLLOWING DIVISIONs...
USDF INTRO DIVISION
will be divided into Adult Division and Junior Division
Includes Intro Test A, B & C in large or small arena, USEA Starter Test
GRASSHOPPER COMBINED TEST DIVISION
STARTER COMBINED TEST DIVISION
BEGINNER NOVICE COMBINED TEST DIVISION
NOVICE COMBINED TEST DIVISION
TRAINING COMBINED TEST DIVISION
USDF FIRST LEVEL DIVISION
Includes USDF First Level tests 1, 2 & 3
USDF SECOND LEVEL & ABOVE DIVISION
Includes USDF Second Level tests 1-3, Third Level tests 1-3, Fourth Level tests 1-3, and all FEI tests.
EVENTING DRESSAGE DIVISION
Includes ALL USEA tests
- Year end awards are based on horse/ rider combination
- Must be a current FRC member at the time of each show for points to count
- Must attend 2 dressage shows for dressage division year end awards, and 2 combined tests for the combined test division year end awards.
- May qualify for year end award at one level for TWO consecutive years.
- Year end awards are offered for the following divisions:
Dressage: Intro, Training, First, 2nd and above (includes all Test of Choices), Eventing Dressage,
Combined Test: Grasshopper, Starter, Beginner Novice, Novice, Training
- Year end awards will be offered for 1st through 4th in each division, and will be counted as following:
- If 4 or more horses in a class, points will be earned as follows: 1st place = 6 points, 2nd place = 5 points, 3rd place = 4 points, 4th place = 3 points, 5th place = 2 points, 6th place = 1 point
- If 3 or fewer horses in a class, points will be earned as follows: 1st place = 3 points, 2nd place = 2 points, 3rd place = 1 point
- Ties will be broken based upon the number of shows entered.
- PLEASE keep the same show name for your horse for the entire series!
FRC Year End Awards Qualifications
USDF TRAINING LEVEL DIVISION
Includes USDF Training Level tests 1, 2 & 3