Where: Catalpa Corner Horse Park, Iowa City, IA
Tentative Schedule: Open Schooling 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Sunday ODE dressage starts at 8 a.m., showjumping tentative start at 10:30. Riders proceed directly to xc from showjumping
Levels offered: Novice, Beginner Novice, Starter, Fantasy
Open/Close Dates: ODE opening date is Tuesday September 18. Closing date is Tuesday October 2. No pre-registration required for open schooling.
Ride times: will be posted via link from this website’s homepage on Tuesday October 9.
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 xc schooling and competition. Riders and horses should wear their xc gear to showjumping on Sunday.
Fees: Show entry, including stabling, show fees and saturday xc school is $175. Additional dressage test(s): $25 per test and will be scheduled after ODE tests. 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 Megan Clements, Attn: ODE, 2307 Vista View Dr, Granger, IA, 50109. PayPal to Catalpacorner@gmail.com in two payments: $181 ($6 convenience fee); and $25. Do not use PayPal friends and family option.
Your entry will be complete when you 1) complete the below online entry form; 2) send payment for entry and separate $25 stall deposit check or PayPal payment; and 3) send signed and dated Catalpa Corner release form and USEA waiver; and negative coggins test document dated within the last year are received. If you pay by PayPal, you may present your coggins and the two waivers to the show office to receive your number.
Riders who are not competing in the show may school on Saturday for a $75 fee paid upon entry to the park. Stabling preference will be granted to those entered in the show. Saturday’s schooling will open at 9 a.m. and close at 3 p.m.
On Sunday, additional dressage tests will be scheduled after all ODE entrants have completed their dressage tests. Entries are considered complete only when electronic entry (below) is submitted, and signed Catalpa waiver, USEA 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 after closing date, except in the case of veterinary or medical emergency. 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.
Electronic Entry Form is accepting responses below. Use the scroll bar on the right to complete form.