Photo courtesy Nathan Stancliff

When: Saturday May 26 (Open xc schooling) and Sunday May 27 (Eventer Derby)

Where: Catalpa Corner Horse Park, Iowa City, IA

Tentative Schedule: Open Schooling 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.  Eventer Derby dressage starts at 8 a.m. on Sunday, Derby rounds start at noon.

Levels offered: Novice, Beginner Novice, Starter, Fantasy

Open/Close Dates: Derby opening date is Tuesday April 17.  Derby closing date is Tuesday May 15.  No pre-registration required for open schooling.  

Ride times: will be posted via link from this website’s homepage on Tuesday May 22nd.

Dress: Neat casual.  Breeches, belt, boots or paddock boots and half chaps, shirt with a collar.  Must have ASTM-approved helmet and hard-soled shoes whenever mounted.  Must have safety vest for derby round and xc schooling.  Riders and horses should wear their xc gear for the derby.

Fees: Show entry, including stabling, show fees and saturday xc school is $175.  Additional dressage test(s): $25 per test.  A refundable $25 stall strip fee is required.  Stall deposit checks will be shredded or PayPal stall strip deposits returned if stalls are stripped. Draw checks to CCCHT.  Mail to Camie Stockhausen, Attn: Derby, 57560 Highway 210, Cambridge, IA 50046-8583.  PayPal to in two payments: $181 ($6 convenience fee); and $25.  Do not use PayPal friends and family option.

Your entry will be complete when your 1) payment for entry and separate $25 stall deposit check or PayPal payment; and 2) signed and dated Catalpa Corner release form (available on the catalpa corner website); and negative coggins test document dated within the last year are received.

Riders who are not competing in the show may school on Saturday for a $45 fee paid upon entry to the park.  Stabling will not be available for those not entered in the show.  The xc open schooling will open at 9 a.m. and close at 3 p.m. on Saturday.

On Sunday, additional dressage tests will be scheduled after all derby entrants have completed their dressage tests.  Entries are considered complete only when electronic entry is submitted (below), and signed waiver, entry fee, refundable stall deposit and any other requested information is received by the secretary. Withdrawals or changes to entry accepted by email only before 9 p.m. on the closing date.  Withdrawal refunds will be less a $25 office fee. No changes to entries starting on the closing date at 9:01:01 p.m. Post entries accepted with $25 late fee and if space is available.  Stallion entry by permission of organizer only – additional tack stall required.

Camping: Available on site.  $30 for the weekend.  Sign up on registration form.

Dressage tests: All tests 2018 A for the level.  Starter and fantasy 2018 USEF Beginner Novice Test A

Electronic Entry Form is accepting responses below.  Use the scroll bar on the right to complete form.