DI Northern Region Show Schedule:

Secretary:   Karen McKeown, 41 Old Ballygowan Road, Comber, Co. Down, BT23 5NP.

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Entries for this show can be made via this page just read on & scroll further down the page.

All shows are run by Dressage Ireland Northern Region and are run under Dressage Ireland rules

(Click on this link to get further info about the DI Rulebook.)

Entries close Saturday midnight prior to the Show.

Entry Fees:

  • Dressage Ireland Registered £12 per class.
  • Unregistered riders £16 per class.

Preliminary times will be posted on Tuesday & finalised times available Thursday prior to show on website.

All tests are British Dressage (Purchase from BD click here) excepting those marked DI (download FREE from DI by clicking here) and FEI (download FREE from FEI by clicking here).

Classes with less than 3 entries may be amalgamated.

Para tests and Pony tests may be put on by request if there is a suitable judge and arena availability.

For DI members to be eligible to compete at Regional Championships the competitors must gain 62% at TWO shows run by Dressage Ireland Northern Region and have competed all 6 hours of Help (Helps are not transferrable once nominated).

Unregistered horses and riders may compete at any level at weekly shows as for the Regional Finals they can compete in the Non championship classes.

DI Northern Region Judge members who are wishing to upgrade their listing, may be Practice or Panel Judging at these shows.

PYO tests, dependent on availability of judge.

All riders must adhere to “Warm up” Rules as per DI regulations (See Downloads).

It is the responsibility of the competitorto ensure that all saddlery and equipment conforms with the rules, whether there is a tack steward present:

Click on this link to get further info about the DI Rulebook.

Rider and horse combinations wishing to qualify for the National Championships must have gained 1 qualification score of at least 64% in a Championship test and 2 scores of at least 64% within the relevant level, further details on the DI website, the Championship tests are:

  • Prelim: BD 17A & DI 8
  • Novice: BD 37A & DI 24
  • Elementary: BD 57 & DI 56
  • Medium: BD 69 & DI 67

(We believe but have not received any confirmation back from DI as it was not brought up at the last Board meeting, but it is on the National Championship page on the DI website. If anyone has any queries, remarks, or comments please pass them onto the email for the Championships:

At least one of these tests at each level will be run at every show.

Please note: Scores obtained in the following Preliminary tests will NOT count towards qualifying scores: BD1 (2006), BD2 (2016), BD7 (2002), this was late addition to qualification standards as of late May, so we have made sure that we will not be using them onwards.

To enable all our shows to run smoothly it is compulsory that ALL members HELP at shows.

 Late entries may be accepted if there are withdrawals in a class, at a surcharge of an additional £2 per class, please contact DI NR Secretary.

 In the comments section of the online entry, please state the following:

  • Competition Number (i.e. the one you wear on your bridle);
  • Class number;
  • Name of horse and rider;
  • Finally, if you are available for Help & your preference.

(Please add, as this will speed up the process of organising provisional times)

If you missed the PayPalbutton to complete booking, please do not panic & redo the order process as this will only result in you doubling your order!

Send the payment via PayPal using the DI NR Secretary’s email ( with reference to your entry:PayPal

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Postal entries to DI NR Secretary (address at the top of the page).


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HSI sponsored Combined Training Challenge Qualifier Leg 2


Sunday 7th October 2018.


Gransha Equestrian Centre.

Show Co-ordinator: Contact No.:
Schedule: Dressage Test: Show Jumping Height:
Class 1: BD Preliminary 2 [S] 80cm max.
Class 2: BD Preliminary 18 [S] 90cm max.
Class 3: BD Novice 24 [S] 1.00m max.
Class 4: BD Novice 34 [S] 1.10m max
Closing date for entries: Sat 29th September 2018.

Click HERE for entries!

Riders must declare which discipline they are registered with at time of entry stating their membership number.

There is no requirement for a horse to be registered to participate in qualifiers, however must abide by Dressage Ireland rules in relation to age and vaccinations.