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October 15 - 18, 2015

Great American Insurance Group/
United States Dressage Federation
Region 1 Dressage Championships

Licensed by United States Equestrian Federation, Inc.

A Qualifying Competition for the
2015 US Dressage Finals presented by Adequan
Virginia Dressage Association Fall Competition
Official Qualifying Competition for the
2016 Adequan FEI North American Junior and Young Rider Championships presented by Gotham North
2016 USEF Pony Rider Dressage National Championship;
2016 AGCO/USEF Junior and Young Rider Dressage National Championships
2016 USEF Young Adult ‘Brentina Cup’ Dressage National Championship

At the
Virginia Horse Center
487 Maury River Road
Lexington, VA 24450-3374

Your Times have been posted

By Rider
By Class
US Finals

You MUST DECLARE by MIDNIGHT, October 14, 2015!!

Remember to TRAVEL with your Current Negative Coggins Test!

2015 Official Prize List* (9/27/15)

FEI Young Adult TOC classes everyday were added
AQHA Approved added

Click for Lexington, Virginia Forecast

This site was updated on November 12, 2015 10:34 PM




VHC rules for Horses:

The Virginia Horse Center, in compliance with Virginia State Law,
requires a current coggins to be presented upon arrival for any event.
In addition, if you are traveling ACROSS STATE LINES, Federal Law requires that you have a health certificate within 30 days of traveling.

When you arrive, please check in at the VHC Stable Office to get you stall assignments and to order any shavings or hay.

Schooling Schedule


Official Awards Schedule


2015 DSE Semi-Finalist Workouts for Saturday classes

Class 3GE13 - Easy & Short 3


Class 3GE14 - Medium & Short 1


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Special Awards

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Sponsored by

Susan Dallas

our WONDERFUL decorator





xxxRemember to bring your horse blankets!!


"Protect Your Champion!"

NIGHT WATCH available Thurs/Fri/Sat nights provided by LGF Sport Horses

Includes checks during the night as well as water and hay checks and AM feeding.

Sign up in Show Office

For more information, contact Alison Head

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Doggie Costume ShowDoggie

$400 in Prizes!!

Dress up your favorite dog and come to the coliseum for the much anticipated & hotly contested doggie costume class, Saturday night.

Sponsored by Kem Barbosa, Michelle King and VTO Saddlery.

This great event will again benefit


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Click for information on the Barbara Silverman Memorial Freestyle Award.

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festa PARTIES!! feata1

Friday Night Show Party - Appomattox Room, overlooking the Coliesum

Saturday Night Dessert - on the Concourse

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Official Photographer/Videographer


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Blue Ribbon Braiding - Specializing in 
sew in Dutch dressage braids-$40
 Elastic banded braids or French braid $35  
call or text Veronica  717-658-1946

Braider available Wednesday - Saturday.  Sewn in button braids - $35 (includes touch-up).  Limited slots available.  Contact Jessie Ginsburg, text/call 703-927-8270 or email

Sewn in braids $30 per horse 
8044415206. Call text or FB, Lisa Marie Beckwith



Golf Carts - contact the VHC Stable Office at 540-464-2966, click to email

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Please make your Motel reservation EARLY - click here

Looking for hotel rooms for the Great American/USDF Region 1 Championships in October? 

Check out room availability at:
** Howard Johnsons (540-463-9181).  Room rates starting at $92 + tax per night, includes breakfast.  Pets welcome with fee
** Natural Bridge Park and Historic Park (800-533-1410).  Room rates starting at $109 + tax.  Limited pet rooms.


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2015 Show Sponsors









MKR Designs,
6900 Eylers Valley Flirt Rd.,
Sabillasville, MD 21780

Phone 301-271-2696
Fax 301-271-2034








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Manager's Letter
Schooling Schedule
Special Awards
DSE Semi Finals Individual Workouts
Rider List - Complete Entries
Rider List - Incompete Entries
Night Watch
Golf Carts
Doggie Costume
Awards Schedule
Freestyle Finalists
VHC Policies
Showgrounds Map
Motel Reservations
Tell the USDF about your 2015 GAIG experience
More Finals Info
Pre-Show Info
2015 Prize List



Show Secretary:

Bettina Longaker

Show Manager:

Dianne Boyd



More Finals Info

Need more information on the Regional Finals? Click here

Need to check your 2015 Qualifying scores? Click here

Juniors, do you need more information on the Dressage Seat Semi-Finals? Click here

Finals Riders, please read this stabling rule!!


7. All horses competing in Regional Championships classes must remain on the competition

grounds from the time of entry to the grounds and for the duration of their Regional Championships

classes. If required to remain overnight, horses must be stabled on the competition

grounds. BOD 1/18/09 Effective 4/1/09

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