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    Does anyone know of any CTs, Jumper or dressage shows near NoVA/Maryland this July? I've found a few, but want to make sure I haven't missed anything. Thanks!

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    Check the cdcta website - the mdcta website - and The Equierry's event list. Between those three there is EVERYTHING listed. The MCTA's google calendar is the best.
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    • #3
      Waredaca is hosting Wednesday night schooling shows.
      http://www.waredaca.com/index.php?op...d=29&Itemid=76
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      • #4
        Slightly further north than you.
        But here's what our July looks like;

        July 3- Fair Hill unrecognized, Fair Hill Md

        July 9/11- Dressage 4 kids, Saugerties Ny

        July 15- Pleasant Prospect Jumpers, Brookesville Md

        July 17- Willow Run Book Family Farm HT VI, Coatesville PA

        July 22- Pleasant Prospect Jumpers

        July 24- Plantation Starter HT, Unionville Pa-Canceled

        July 29- Pleasant Prospect Jumpers

        July 31- Event Derby Stonewood farm, Dover Pa

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        • #5
          Hi Technopony!

          The Maryland Horse Trials has a few shows this year that might be of interest to you:

          Aug. 21 Unrecognized Horse Trials
          Sept. 12 Short Course 1
          Oct. 17 Unrecognized Horse Trials
          Oct. 31 Short Course 2
          Nov. 14 Short Course 3

          You'll have to let me know if you attend any of them, as I'm always there volunteering.
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          • #6
            How about jumper shows? I'm looking for something between Warrenton and Middleburg. I know Overlook Farm has a series, but it's a hike for me. I'd be willing to go that far if I could do 2 or 3 three classes in a day.
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            • #7
              Go to http://cdcta.com and look at the calendar. CDCTA just held a CT this weekend at Compass Rose Farm. However, the calendar also lists a variety of schooling shows -- dressage, CTs and unrecognized HT that are part of CDCTA's recognition program for year end points.
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              • #8
                Also check the Area II web site.

                And for jumper stuff, check the VHSA web site (and the MD equivalent).
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                  #9
                  Thanks for all the info and ideas. I'm sure I can find something good. Does anyone know if Waredaca uses the same stadium jumps for the schooling shows as they do for the events? I had a mishap there last year so it might be worth braving rush hour on 270 to school

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                  • #10
                    I think Waredaca uses the same stadium jumps as the recognized events and they use the same ring. Braving rush hour on 270 is much more intimidating than that!

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                    • #11
                      jumper series at PGEC

                      JUly 10th is a schooling jumper show SMHA at PGEC, course designed by an event rider, cheap entry fees, informal dress, friendly management - check it out !

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                      • #12
                        I think that Banbury Cross outside of Middleburg started up Tuesday jumper schooling shows again. Nice facility, low key and an overall good time from what I've heard.
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                        • #13
                          I've sworn off eventing in July due to pony soundness issues when the footing emulates concrete...so I'm planning to spend July in the jumper ring instead...and thus have done some research on schooling jumper stuff in the greater Baltimore area.

                          Here's what I've found so far:

                          wed 6/30 - Tranquility Manor Jumpers (to 3'), Monkton MD
                          Thurs 7/1 - Pleasant Prospect Jumpers (to 3'6", I think) Brookeville, MD
                          Sat 6/3 - Iron Bridge Pony Club Jumpers (to 3'6"), Silver Spring MD
                          Thurs 7/8 - Pleasant Prospect Jumpers (to 3'6", I think) Brookeville, MD
                          Sat 7/10 - Swan Lake Jumpers (to 3'3"), Littlestown, PA
                          Sun 7/11 - HCHSA Jumpers (to 3'6") at Oatlands
                          Wed 7/14 - Schooling night at Waredaca
                          Thurs 7/15 - Pleasant Prospect Jumeprs (to 3'6", I think) Brookeville, MD
                          Sat 7/17 - Black-Eyed Susan Jumpers at PGEC (to 3'9") Upper Marlboro, MD
                          Sun 7/18 - Black-Eyed Susan Jumpers at PGEC (to 3'9") Upper Marlboro, MD
                          Thurs 7/22 - Pleasant Prospect Jumpers (to 3'6", I think) Brookeville, MD
                          Sat 7/24 - HCHSA Jumpers (to 3'6") at Pickwick, Sykesville, MD
                          Sat 7/24 - Iron Bridge Pony Club Jumpers (to 3'6"), Silver Spring MD
                          Wed 7/28 - wed 6/30 - Tranquility Manor Jumpers (to 3'), Monkton MD
                          Thurs 7/29 - Pleasant Prospect Jumpers (to 3'6", I think) Brookeville, MD

                          Hope that's helpful!
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                          • #14
                            I have also found:
                            Tuesday evening Jumpers in Dickerson, MD
                            www.lytleshowhorses.com

                            July 4th New Market Middletown Valley Hounds Fun Horse Show in Damascus, MD
                            http://www.nm-mvh.com/HorseShow.html

                            July 31st Last Frontier Farm JUMP!
                            SJ and XC jumping event
                            (Summit Point is 5 minutes north of Berryville, Va)
                            www.lastfrontierfarm.com
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