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From: Paula Langan
Sent: Mar 1, 2008 4:35 PM
Subject: News from California Dressage Society
California Dressage Society www.california-dressage.org REGIONAL ADULT AMATEUR
CDS CHAPTER COMPETITIONBe Part of the first Amateur Competition!
The mission of these competitions is to provide an opportunity for all CDS Adult Amateur riders to qualify and compete against others of similar skills and experience. The regional nature of these shows will help provide our membership with a developmental path to gain competitive experience, to promote excellence and increase awareness of and support for CDS Chapters.
Two divisions: Elite Adult Amateur Division for riders that have competed in a CDS Championship Show and Novice Adult Amateur Division for riders who have never competed in a CDS Championship Show. This competition will feature Training Level through Fourth Level classes. Competitors will be required to ride one ride at the highest test of the level entered. Roses Award ~ High score for each division for 50 years of age or older.
Adult Amateurs who wish to participate in the Regional Adult Amateur Chapter Competition will pay a $25.00 registration fee. You may sign up online or by phone or mail.Three Regional CDS Chapter Adult Amateur Competitions will be held each year. There will be one in the North, Central and South regions as defined in the CDS Standing Rules.
SONOMA CHAPTER SHELLY SIEGEL SHOW - SANTA ROSA, CA
JUNE 6-8, 2008 contact Connie Davenport 530-265-0950
QUALIFYING: SEPT 3 - MAY 11, 2008
SAN LUIS OBISPO CHAPTER CENTRAL COAST SUMMER - PASO ROBLES, CA
JUNE 7-8, 2008 contact Ellen Corob 805-544-7151
QUALIFY ING: SEPT 3 - MAY 11, 2008
SANTA CLARITA VALLEY & LOS ANGELES CHAPTERS SUMMER-BURBANK, CA
JULY 12-13, 2008 contact Regina Antonioli 805-306-1885
QUALIFYING: SEPT 3 - JUNE 29, 2008
SEE DETAILS ON THE WEB
a. Amateur Riders must be current members of CDS and must have a USEF Amateur Card.
b. The rider and owner must be current members of CDS.
c. Amateurs who qualify may compete in ONLY ONE Regional Competition, either North-Central-South.
d. Qualification scores must be earned at CDS recognized or CDS/USEF/USDF recognized shows and are as follows:
Training Level - 3 scores from 2 different judges at Training Level test 3 or 4 of 62% or higher
First Level - 3 scores from 2 different judges 60% or higher
Second Level - 3 scores from 2 different judges 60% or higher
Third Level - 3 scores from 2 different judges 60% or higher
Fourth Level - 3 scores from 2 different judges 60% or higher