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Yarm & District Saddle club are now taking part in the RoR (Retraining of Racehorses) Riding Club Challenge. Please see the above link for more information on how to qualify in our competitions.


 There are two main types of area competitions run over the year:-

Winter/Summer league competitions.

This is a series of different competitions including dressage, riding test, show jumping, etc. Clubs are invited to enter teams in each competition and points are awarded at each leg. The Club with the most points after all legs wins the trophy. These competitions are aimed at riders and horses of all levels and have various restrictions.


Clubs may enter teams and in some cases individuals, the winners of each competition going on to represent the area at different National Championships.

Please note that for all Area competitions members must have an up to date and correct Flu Certificate which they will need to show along with their membership cards on declaring. Failure to do so will result in them not being allowed to take part. If you wish to compete in any area competitions you need to send an up to date copy of your Flu cert to Nicky. She will then check it in order to save any embarrassment at area.


Qualifying Competitions for 2019 - 2020


Date of competition


Competition Type

 Sunday 27th January 2019

Seagold Centurion EC, Hunwick, Durham, DL15 9SG Intermediate and Medium Dressage Qualifier

Saturday 2nd February 2019

Richmond EC, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7PL Area Eventing Qualifier

Sunday 17th February 2019

Holmside Hall EC, Burnhope Lane, Burnhope, County Durham, DH7 0DT Novice Dressage Qualifier

Sunday 3rd March 2019

Alnwick Ford EC, Longframlington, Northumberland, NE65 8EQ Winter League Grass Roots SJ and Winter League SJ.

Sunday 17th March 2019

Ivesley Equestrian Centre Ivesley Lane, Waterhouses, County Durham, DH7 9HB

Festival of the Horse / Eventers Challenge

Monday 8th April 2019

South Causey Inn, Stanley, County Durham, DH9 0LS

Quiz! Final of the winter league point table.

Monday 20th May 2019

Dressage to Music Qualifier West Park Arena, Tow Law.

Sunday June 2nd 2019

Northallerton EC, Northallerton Horse Trials Qualifiers

Sunday 30th June 2019

Greenlands, Carlisle Show Jumping and Style Qualifiers
Sunday 13th October 2019

Foxberry Chasers, Caldwell, DL11 7QL

Festival of the Horse
Sunday 27th October 2019

Alnwick Ford EC, Longframlington, Northumberland

WL Grass Roots SJ and WL SJ to include 70cm Qualifier for NOvice Winter Championships.
Sunday 24th November 2019 Richmond EC, Richmond, North Yorks Arena Eventing
Sunday 1st December 2019 West Park EC, Tow Law, County Durham,  SJ qualifiers 80, 90, 100, 110
Sunday 26th January 2020 Seagold Centurion EC, Hunwick, Durham, DL15 9SG WL grass roots dressage.
Sunday 16th February 2020 Holmside Hall EC, Burnhope Lane, Burnhope, Co. Durham, DH7 0DT Novice dressage Qualifier.
Sunday 1st March 2020 Richmond EC, Richmond, North Yorks. Combined training Qualifier.
Sunday 22nd March 2020 Seagold Centurion EC, Hunwick, Durham, DL15 9SG Intermediate Dressage Qualifier and Medium qualifier.
Monday 6th April 2020 South Causey Inn, Stanley, Co. Durham, DH9 0LS Quiz - final of the winter league
Sunday 7th June 2020 Northallerton EC Horse Trials Qualifier.


Championship dates for 2019:      


Novice Winter Championships

30th - 31st March 2019

Arena UK, 

Allington Lane, Allington, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 2EF

Equi-Theme Intermediate Winter Championships

26th - 28th April 2019

Bury Farm Equestrian Village, New Bury Farm. Mill road. Slapton. Bucks. LU7 9BT

Festival of the Horse

18th - 19th May 2019

Washbrook Farm. Aston le Walls, Daventry, Northamptonshire. NN11 6RT

Horse Trials

2nd - 4th August 2019

Swalcliffe Park Equestrian, Grange Farm. Swalcliffe, Banbury. Oxon. OX15 5EX

National Championships

31st August - 1st September 2019

Lincolnshire Showground. Grange-de-Lings. Lincoln. Lincolnshrie. LN2 2NA

Dressage to Music & Quadrille Selection Trials


Bury Farm Equestrian Village, New Bury Farm. Mill road. Slapton. Bucks. LU7 9BT



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