National Judge Training in 2017
- Saturday, 4th February, 2017 at the NID competition at Danescroft Equestrian Centre, 21 Waterloo Road, Lisburn, County Antrim, BT27 5NW with Mark Ruddock BD List 1 covering List 6 up to and including List 3. Entry form and payment to be sent in before Friday, 27th January, 2017. Start time TBA.
- CANCELLED TBC - Sunday, 12th February, 2017, at Clonlara EC, Clonlara, Co.Clare with Clive Halsall, BD List1, FEI**** Judge (Dressage) - covering List 6–4. More details to follow.
- A provisional date for National Judge Training for List 6 through 3, with Penny Lang, BD List 1 judge, is for Friday, 10th March, 2017 at The Paddocks Arena Midleton, Co. Cork; More details to follow.
- Saturday and/or Sunday, 1st–2nd, April, 2017, at the National Winter Finals in Cavan EC with Mark Ruddock. List 3 and upwards. Also training for List 3 candidate judges. More details to follow.
Please Note: The above listed judge training is open to all and counts towards the national judge training requirement.
- 25–26 February, 2017, at Addington Manor Regional Finals. UK. with Mark Ruddock. List 6–4. A unique and exciting opportunity for judges on List 6–4 to avail of training specially provided in the UK, observing and judging a wide range of different horse/rider combinations making for a fantastic learning experience!
- Open to all listed DI judges and Trainee judges and counts towards National Judge Training Day requirement.
- Judge training will be free of charge.
- Flights to Luton Airport, car hire and accommodation to be booked by the individual.
- Shared car hire to venue may be arranged depending on numbers and flight co-ordination.
- DI Judges Committee contact/co-ordinator: John Lyttle, firstname.lastname@example.org; phone, +353–87–262–6779.
To all judges and trainee judges wishing to sit upgrading exams in 2017, Judges Upgrading Application form must be sent in by the 1st of February, 2017.
Please note: There is a new procedure for upgrading which takes effect in 2017. Please refer to Judges Training & Upgrading for details.
Provisional exam dates:
- To List 6 and 5: at the SER Classic, 5th–6th August, 2017. Details to follow.
- To List 4 and 3: at the National Championships; dates TBA; details to follow.
- To List 2 and 1: at the Wellington Riding Premier League show, Hants., UK. 8th–11th June, 2017. Details to follow.