Chestnut Ridge / WNYDA Challenge Series Dressage Show and Chestnut Ridge Combined Test

Opening Date: July 7, 2017

Closing Date: July 29, 2017

Sue Williams
7913 Chestnut Ridge Road
Gasport, NY 14067

Diane Gardner
7913 Chestnut Ridge Road
Gasport, NY 14067

Dressage Judge:
Deb Kondoff

Class List

U.S. Equestrian tests will be 2015 editions. USDF Introductory tests will be 2015 editions.

Dressage Division

1. USDF Introductory Level Test A Jr/Sr
2. USDF Introductory Level Test B Jr/Sr
3. USDF Introductory Level Test C Jr/Sr
4. Training Level Test 1 Jr/Sr
5. Training Level Test 2 Jr/Sr
6. Training Level Test 3 Jr/Sr
7. Training Level Rider Test * Jr/Sr
8. First Level Test 1 Jr/Sr
9. First Level Test 2 Jr/Sr
10. First Level Test 3 Jr/Sr
11. First Level Rider Test * Jr/Sr
12. Test of Choice at Second thru Fourth Level (specify test on entry form) Jr/Sr
13. Test of Choice - Eventing - Novice, Training, Prelim. (specify test and indicate test A or B on entry form) * Jr/Sr
14. Musical Freestyle any level Training thru Fourth (for a copy of the Training Level Freestyle contact show secretary) Jr/Sr

Combined Test Division (Dressage & Stadium Jumping)*

15. Introductory (Walk-Trot) - USDF Introductory Test A - Jumps not to exceed 18"
16. Beginner Novice – USEA Beginner Novice Test A - Jumps not to exceed 2’
17. Novice – USEA Novice Test A – Jumps not to exceed 2’6”
18. Training – USEA Training Test A – Jumps not to exceed 3’
* Scores do not count towards WNYDA year end awards. $10.00 WNYDA non-member fee is not applicable for Combined Test Division.

Important Notes About Classes

Please note there are classes for Sr (Senior) and Jr (Junior) divisions. In the WNYDA CHALLENGE SERIES of shows, a Junior is age 21 and under and a Senior is over 21 years of age. Please note Jr or Sr on your entry form.

If riders are 21 years of age or under, scores from this show can be used to qualify for the Northeast Jr./Young Rider Championships.

Post entries accepted for Jumping rounds only @ $10/round.


Classes are $15.00 each. Combined Test $25.00 per level entered. Office charge of $10.00 per entry. Make check payable to Chestnut Ridge and mail with the WNYDA Challenge Series Entry Form to the Secretary. Download the entry form here.

For the WNYDA CHALLENGE SERIES DRESSAGE SHOW (Dressage Division): Please enclose a copy of your WNYDA membership card. If you are not a WNYDA member, there is a $10.00 fee for non-WNYDA members. Make separate check payable to WNYDA and mail with entry. The $10.00 WNYDA non-member fee is not applicable for the Combined Test Division.

Enclose a copy of 2016/2017 negative Coggins and copy of rabies certificate (signed by a veterinarian and valid within one year of competition date).

No refunds after closing date, late entries may be accepted if time permits @ $10/class additional.


6 ribbons for each class and Championship Awards for each Level




Intro and Training tests ridden in small arena. 1st Level and above ridden in Large Arena.


Box stalls with stall doors on grounds with initial bedding provided. $40.00 per stall for Friday afternoon through Saturday afternoon. Specify on entry if you want to be stabled as part of a group. Horses may arrive after noon Friday August 5th. Stabling is limited. Reserve early.

Refreshments and Services

REFRESHMENTS: Available on the grounds.
VETERINARIAN & FARRIER: Available if needed, numbers posted at secretary stand.


Lockport Motel -- 716-434-5595

Lockport Inn/Best Western -- 716-434-6151 (in Lockport, NY approximately 10 miles from show grounds)

LIMITED camper hook up available @ $15.00 per night. Advance Reservations ONLY. Indicate on entry.


From NYS ThruwayI-90 to Exit 48A (Pembroke), go north on Route 77 for 18 miles. Be careful to follow the Route 77 signs, in that Route 77 turns left in Alabama, NY at the 4 way stop sign with the blinking light. The competition is located 30 miles northeast of Buffalo on Route 77 in Royalton outside of Lockport, NY.

Management Notes

Management reserve the right to cancel or combine classes as necessary.


WNYDA Entry Form