To recognise outstanding performances, the Australian Dressage Committee is once again supporting a special Gold Medal System.
National Dressage Performance Gold Medals will be awarded to horse/rider combinations which obtain the following results during the qualifying period outlined below.
Gold Medals: Novice or Elementary level - 3 performances of 75% or more at each level Medium or Advanced level - 3 performances of 70% or more at each level PSG or Inter I (small tour) - 3 performances of 70% or more across the small tour Inter II or Grand Prix (big tour) - 3 performances of 70% or more across the big tour
Details • Riders from throughout Australia are eligible • Riders must be current financial members of Equestrian Australian to be eligible • Performances can be from any official competition held in Australia • Only Official overall scores will be eligible (not individual judge’s scores) • Performance medals will be presented at the Australian Dressage Championships • H/C results are not eligible The qualifying period is 10th September 2014 – 11th September 2015 (This is the closing date of entries for the Australian Dressage Championships up to and including the next closing date of entries for the Australian Dressage Championships). Medals will be presented at the Australian National Championships on Saturday 24th October 2015. Nominations for the National Dressage Performance Gold Medals are to be received no later than 25th September 2015.