VADA/Nova Calendar
For 2021

2021 VADA/Nova Calendar

This calendar has links to more detailed event information and application forms. These are updated frequently, so visit often and remember to “refresh” your browser if something seems to be missing.

Ride times for competitions are listed here beforehand. Results are posted as they become available.

Results for 2021 and earlier years are posted here.

2020 Year End Award Winners

New for 2021:

  • Updated FEI Dressage Tests (See Below)
  • New FEI Eventing Dressage Tests (see below)
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2021 Licensed Show Prize List

The Prize Lists for the 2021 USEF and USDF Licensed Shows are posted below with the calendar entry for each show.

Licensed Show Entry Forms are here.  Read additional Licensed Show Prize List Notes here.

These shows participate in a number of different National and Regional Awards and Championship Programs. Information about all of these programs can be found on this page.

Opportunity classes will be offered at the licensed shows. See the USEF website for additional information on Opportunity Classes.

Every licensed dressage show offers Para Equestrian Test of Choice classes. Please see the Prize Lists for details.

USEF and FEI Eventing tests will be offered at the September licensed show only.

Everything you need to know about the USEF rules is here.

A reminder: You will need documentation of vaccination for Flu and Rhino. Here is the USEF Policy. pdf file

Also: All adult participants in USEF competitions and other USEF activities must complete Safe Sport Training

A Handy Show Packing Checklist pdf file

If you are having problems downloading the large Prize List PDFs, read this.

2021 Schooling Show Prize List

Here is list of just our 2021 VADA/Nova Dressage Schooling Shows. This page also has all the rules and forms for our Schooling Shows. Check here also to see changes for 2021.

Schooling show entries open two months before the competition. The specific dates are listed in the calendar. The Schooling Show Entry Form exists as a Fillable PDF and as an HTML form that will mail itself to the show secretary. Find what you need here.  

Notice that the Schooling Show Entry Form now includes our Liability Waiver. Send that in with your entry. We require that the waivers for Juniors be signed by a parent or LEGAL GUARDIAN. We cannot accept waivers signed by coaches or trainers.

If you would like to bring a non-competing horse to one of our schooling shows, please review our Non-Competing Horse Policy first.

These listing also show Partner Shows. Read about the Partner Show Program here.

Members that participate in our Licensed and Schooling shows may be eligible for VADA/Nova Year End Awards .

Calling all Volunteers!

Without our volunteers, there are no shows. The best way to find out about volunteer opportunities is to read the emails we send out before these events. These are sent from Constant Contact under the name of the event recruiter, which changes from event to event. If in doubt, look at the show prizelist or event flyer and contact the show manager or event contact.

Dressage Tests for 2021

The FEI has issued new tests for 2021. For your convenience, here are some links to places the current dressage tests are published on-line. I will update the links here as they become available.


The USEF is selling a booklet that contains the USDF and USEF tests. The order form is available here.

Results and Activities for 2021 are listed here
Past Show Results (2000-Present) are listed here

These riders have qualified for the 2021 Schooling Show Championship

Schooling Show Scoreboard (pending)


2021 Volunteer Hours (as of 7/6).

Color Code

    VADA/Nova Licensed Shows     VADA/Nova Board Meetings     VADA Events
    VADA/Nova Schooling Shows     Other VADA/Nova Events     Listed and Other Events
    VADA/Nova Partner Schooling Shows
July 2021  
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
7 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
16-18 Dressage at Lexington
Lexington, VA

Show Secretary: Bettina Longaker
  Info    
12 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
17 Mitchell Dressage Schooling Show Series
Southern Heritage Farm, Midland, VA

Evening show
  Info    
18 By Chance Farm Dressage Schooling Show
By Chance Farm, Union Bridge, MD
  Info    
28-31 VADA/Nova Dressage Camp
with Debbie Rodrigues and Jim Koford
Frying Pan Park, Herndon, VA

Camp is Now FULL!

Contact Mary Callan about possible wait listing.

Contact:
Mary Callan
  Info and Clinician Bios

On-Line PAYPAL Registration

Application Form  pdf file
   
August 2021
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
4 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
7 VADA/Nova Dressage Schooling Show
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Secretary: Maloree Razzino
Manager: Carol Thomas


Opens: 7/6
Close: 7/30


Prize Listpdf file

Entry Form and Waiver

Paypal Entry

About Paypal Entry

 





Directions
9 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
15 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show and Combined Test
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
21 Virginia Dressage Association Chapter Challenge
The Meadows, Doswell, VA

  Info    
21 Mitchell Dressage Schooling Show Series
Southern Heritage Farm, Midland, VA

Evening show
  Info    
22 By Chance Farm Dressage Schooling Show
By Chance Farm, Union Bridge, MD
  Info    
28 VADA/Nova Summer Wind Down I Licensed Show
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Show Secretary: Dianne Boyd
Show Manager: Michelle Lachner

Volunteer Recruiter: Rachel Rice


Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities

Opens: 7/26

Closes: 8/17
Prize List pdf file
(update 5/26)

All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com


Directions
29 VADA/Nova Summer Wind Down I Licensed Show
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Show Secretary: Dianne Boyd
Show Manager: Michelle Lachner

Volunteer Recruiter: Rachel Rice


Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities


Opens: 7/26

Closes: 8/17
Prize List pdf file
(update 5/26)

All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com


Directions
September 2021
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
1 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
12 Mitchell Dressage Schooling Show Series
Southern Heritage Farm, Midland, VA
  Info    
13 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
19 By Chance Farm Dressage Schooling Show
By Chance Farm, Union Bridge, MD
  Info    
25
Half day
Mitchell Dressage Schooling Show Series
Southern Heritage Farm, Midland, VA
  Info    
26 Homestead Horse Farm Dressage Schooling Show
Catlett, VA
  Info    
October 2021
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
6 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
11 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info

  Directions
14-17 GAIG Region 1 Dressage Championships and VADA Fall Comp.
Lexington, VA
  Info    
17 Mitchell Dressage Schooling Show Series
Southern Heritage Farm, Midland, VA
  Info    
30 By Chance Farm Dressage Schooling Show
By Chance Farm, Union Bridge, MD
  Info    
November 2021
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
3 Beaux Reves Equestrian Dressage Schooling Show
Hamilton, VA
  Info    
6 VADA/Nova Dressage Schooling and Championship Show
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Secretary: Sheli King
Manager: Michelle Lachner

Championship Qualified Riders (none yet)

Open:
Close:
Pending pdf file
 

Entry Form and Waiver

Paypal Entry

About Paypal Entry



Directions
8 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info

  Directions
December 2021
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
1 Shel Gafford Award Nomination Deadline

Contact: TBD
  Pending    
13 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
January 2022 
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
TBD Deadline for submitting Year End Award Packets

Contact: TBD

 

Info




Past Awards (2000-2020)
   
10 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
February 2022 
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
14 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
? VADA Annual Awards Banquet


  TBD
   
March 2022 
14
VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
?? VADA/Nova Dressage Schooling Show
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA



Secretary: TBD
Manager: TBD
 
Prize List Pending

Entry Form pdf file

Paypal Entry

About Paypal Entry

Directions
April 2022
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
TBD VADA/Nova Spring Dressage Competition
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA


Show Secretary: TBD
Show Manager: TBD

Volunteer Recruiter: TBD

Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities
Opens:
Closes:
Prize List pending pdf file


Covid Guidelines

Our Sponsors


All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com


Directions
11 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
May 2022 
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
9 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions
TBD VADA/Nova Mid-Week May Meet
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA


Show Secretary:
Show Manager:


Volunteer Recruiter:

Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities
Opens:

Closes:
TBD pdf file




All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com



Directions
June 2022  
Date Event/ Location/ Contact Opens/
Closes
Info/ Prize Lists Times/ Results Directions
TBD VADA/Nova Summer Dressage Warm-up
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Show Secretary: TBA
Show Manager: TBA

Volunteer Recruiter:TBA

Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities
Opens:

Closes:



TBA




All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com



Directions
TBD VADA/Nova Summer Dressage Competition
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Show Secretary: TBA
Show Manager: TBA

Volunteer Recruiter:TBA

Sponsorship and Program Listing Opportunities
Opens:

Closes:



TBA






All entries must be done on-line using:
EquestrianEntries.com



Directions
13 VADA/Nova Board of Dir. Meeting
Morven Park, Leesburg, VA

Contact: Diann Carpenter

Note: Some meetings are held as conference calls, and you can participate. But, contact Diann for information before you waste a drive to Morven!
  Info   Directions