How to run a Para Equestrian Event

Click on the links below for everything you need to know to run an EA Affiliated Para Equestrian Competition! 


Find everything you need to know about Para Equestrian at both State & National level on these two pages. Make yourself familiar with as much information as posible to ensure the smooth running of you Para Equestrian Competition!

Para Equestrian SA Webpage

EA Para Equestrian Webpage


Rules & Tests

For the first time ever, Para Dressage has it's own Rule Book! The Rules are updated regularly, so make sure you follow the most current edition. Tests are not updated as often, they usually have a re-fresh every couple of years. Both can be found on the link below on the EA website.

Rules & Tests


Judges & Officials

EA Judges & Officials must be used at EA Affiliated Competitions and they must meet all current EA requirements. Only the Judges & Officials that meet EA's criteria will show up in this search.

How to find Judges/Officials


How to build an Arena

Use these handy guidelines to set up the perfect dressage arena everytime!

How to build an Arena


Notes for Organisers

These guides cover everything you need to know to make your day a success!

Guidelines for running a Para Event

Notes for Organisers


Helmet Tagging

Helmet Tagging is manadatory for EA Affiliated Para Dressage events. Event organisers are not responsible for doing the tagging, but it's important to ensure all competitiors are aware of the rule and have their helmet tagged prior to the event.

Helmet Tagging 


Risk Management & Medical

We all wish for a smooth event without incidents but it is important to be prepared. Find this information here: 


Incident Response Plan 

Incident Report Form


For any questions, you can contact the ESA office at [email protected] or [email protected]

Or contact the Dressage DC direct at Attn:Para [email protected]