Cancellations may be made up until the closing date of the competition with no penalty. After the closing date, a veterinary or medical certificate (on official letterhead) is required and entry fees will be refunded (upon notification by 6:00 p.m. on the Friday preceding the competition date). Presentation of a veterinary or medical certificate, on official letterhead, for illness or injury must be made within 15 days after the competition in order to receive a refund. Cancellations made the day of the competition will forfeit the entries (please notify the secretary's desk if you are scratching). Glanbrook Cadora regrets that refunds cannot be issued for classes cancelled due to inclement weather conditions. If you are unable to compete for other reasons, entry fees cannot be refunded.
What do i need to show ?
All riders are welcome to compete at Glanbrook shows. Glanbrook membership is not required, however there is a show fee discount for members and only members are eligible for year end awards.
To show the Silver Levelat the Glanbrook Cadora Dressage Shows, you will need an EC Silver license, and your OE membership. If you are an amateur, you must have the Amateur Status box marked on your EC card. Your horse must have a current year EC Horse License. Passports are no longer used.. All of the above can be completed by filling out the EC Sport License Application on the Equestrian Canada or Ontario Equestrian Membership Form on their respective websites.
To show the Bronze Level at the Glanbrook Cadora Dressage Shows, you will need an EC Bronze License and your OE membership. All of the above can be completed by filling out the EC Sport License Application on the EC website and completing the OE membership form . EC Bronze and OE memberships are also required for Western classes held within the EC sanctioned Bronze shows.
If you do not own the horse you are showing, the ownerof the horse must also have a current license appropriate to the level of competition and a current OE membership.
are there other memberships i should consider?
CADORA: To be eligible for CADORA INC (National) and CADORA-Ontario awards, you need to join CADORA. Membership includes Provincial and National CADORA memberships. Members receive an Omnibus (test booklet), membership number, CADORA Ink e-newsletters and the ability to participate in CADORA awards and educational programs. Please see the CADORA Inc. and CADORA-Ontario websites for further information including for the Ontario Silver Dressage Championships.
EC Dressage Program: This is available as part of your EC license and provides a "Competition" booklet with current dressage tests. Scores from Silver dressage competitions will be eligible for Dressage Program Achievement Awards. Please see the EC Dressage webpage for more information.
WSDAC: For Western dressage riders there are many benefits to joining Western Style Dressage Association of Canada including multiple points programs for showing and awards. See the Association website for further information.
What is the Glanbrook Awards program?
Glanbrook has Rider/Horse of the Year awards , a Memorial Trophy, and a Volunteer of the Year Award. In addition show volunteer staff are recognized and rewarded according to number of hours worked. For full details, including qualifying information - please see the Prize List. Rider/Horse and the Memorial Trophy awards require Glanbrook membership which must be obtained by the first show of the season. Our volunteer awards do not require membership. For 2023 the Memorial Trophy class will not be available.