Sep 04-06, 2010
Event Registration Dates
Open: July 20
Close: August 17
USEF/USEA Recognized: I,P
USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: N,T,BN
USEA Recognized Tests: Pre-Comp,YEH-5,YEH-4
Send Entries to:
Secretary, Amanda Edson
7603 West Rising Ridge Road
Tucson, AZ 85743
Phone: 518-369-6888; Fax: 505-466-7940
TD: Wendy Wergeles, CA
Judges: Pres: Teri Kemp, AZ Member of Ground Jury & YEH: Sheila Strickler, AZ SJ Judge: TBD
CD: X-C: Tom Angle, NM SJ: Candy Gray, CO
Event Organizing Committee,Inc. Jeffray Ryding, Executive Director, 64 Goose Downs Road, Galisteo, NM 87540 505-466-8771 (day), email: MJRatGDF@aol.com
Fees: Entries: Draw checks to the Event Organizing Committee.
- I,P: $250.00;
- T: $240.00
- N,BN: $225.00;
- Pre-Comp: $200.00
- YEH: $75.00, plus $10.00 starter fee.
$10 Credit with complete entry posted on opening date.
Double entries not accepted. BN competitors who are not USEA members must pay extra $25 with entry. All other competitors must be USEA members. $25 office fee for each entry change after closing date. Refunds: Before closing date – less $25; After closing date – Entry less $25 ONLY if place can be filled from wait list. Competition cancellation – no refund. Negative Coggins drawn within 12 months of Event required for all horses. Incomplete entries will be subject to a $25 fee! Scratched entries in writing only (email prefered.)
2. Tentative Schedule:
Tentative Time Schedule:
Sat: Show Jumping schooling $15/round -Pre-Comp/9:00 am BN/10:30, N/12:00, T/1:30, P,I/2:30 YEH Comp-1:00 pm
Cross Country opens–3pm. Competitors Welcome Reception and briefing 4:30 – 6:00.
Sun: Dressage- 8:00am Show jumping – 10:00 am, Competitors Party - 5:00 pm
Mon: Cross-country – 8:00 am
Awards: 1st Place trophy and ribbons 1st through 8th. Prize money: Open Intermediate/ Open Preliminary. OpenTraining Divisions. Team competition 1st through 3rd.
Abel Davis SR Training High Point Trophy. I: Chuy Perez Trophy.
4. Starting Times:
Starting Times: Available on Startbox, please confirm times upon arrival.
Stabling on site(about 100 Stalls on grounds), will be filled first come first serve, enter early if on site stalls fill unlimited local stalls available $120/stall, initial bedding, Friday 12:00 through Tuesday 8 am. Hay and Shavings on grounds. Veterinarian: Thal Equine 505-438-6550.
Accommodations: Santa Fe: Pecos Trail Inn (inexp) – 20 mi 505-982-1943, The Fairfield Inn (reas) – 25 mi 505-474-4442. Lots of hotels, all ranges in Santa Fe; however, the summer is high tourist season in Santa Fe, please book your hotel early. Also, Moriarty: 30 miles South, Super 8 505-832-6730, Holiday Inn Express 505-832-5000. Both of these motels are inexpensive. Camping: KOA campground – 11 mi., 505-466-1419.
Directions: Address: 64 Goose Downs Rd, Galisteo, NM 87540.
From I-25 North or South: Exit Clines Corners (Hwy 285), south 6.5 mi; right on Hwy 41 for 4 mi Goose Downs Farm on west side of road opposite mile marker 58.
From I-40 West: Moriarty Exit to Hwy 41 (Howard Cavasos Blvd), 30 mi to mile marker 58. Goose Downs on west side of the road.
I-40 East: Exit Clines Corners North, Hwy 285 N 30 miles to HWY 41, turn left, 4 mi. Goose Downs Farm on west side of road, opposite mile marker 58.
Tests & arena sizes: Small Arenas - Dirt/sand mix
Click on test name for a complementary copy of the test from
I-2010 USEF Intermediate Test B-Std.
P-2010 USEF Preliminary Test B-Sm.
T–2010 USEF Training Test B-Sm.
N–2010 USEF Novice Test B-Sm.
BN–2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test B-Sm.
Pre-Comp-2010 USEF Beginner Novice Test A-Sm.
Cross-Country: I-2900m @550 mpm. P–3000m @ 520 mpm. T–2400m @ 450mpm, N–2000m @ 400mpm. BN–2000m @ 350mpm. PC - 1800m @300 mpm (2' water optional.). All courses: Average, for horses with some experience at these levels. Goose Downs Farm is at 6,000 feet elevation. Courses are hilly, fit horse required.
10. Other Information:
- Cross country course is closed August 23nd.
- Entry limit is 150. No limit to number of horses per rider
- Levels may be combined or divided if entries warrant; state preferences under the Eligible Section and birth date on entry.
- Food and drink available on grounds.
- Dogs must be leashed. Loose dogs caught and held for $50 ransom.
- Team Competition: Teams of 3 to 4 members, best scores to count; all team members at same level. Sign up before dressage - $5 per team member.
Competitors’ Welcome Reception – Sat afternoon-No charge, everyone invited. Competitors Party Sunday night is for everyone, each entry recieves 1 ticket, additional tickets can be purchased at show office for $25
Goose Downs is a fragile high-desert environment. No smoking, except in cars. Please check with secretary concerning motorized vehicles on course. Please conserve water. We recycle, please help us.