Elite Equine Associated Championships

The Elite Equine Associated Championships are a showcase of the vast variety of horses training and competing with BD, with title opportunities for all breeds, sizes and types from Connemaras to Cleveland Bays.

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We're delighted to welcome new sponsors Elite Equine on board for the 2021 season and look forward to working with them to make this the best season ever for our ten championships!


There are a number of championships available for a variety of different horses, each championship and levels available within each one are outlined below. For individual details for each  Championship please click the highlighted links above to download an information sheet containing specific associated membership details for each event:

Associated Championship Levels Partner Association
Arab Horse Intro to Medium Arab Horse Society
British Native Pony Intro to Prix St Georges Various 
Draught Horse Intro to Medium Various 
GB PRE Prelim to Prix St Georges GB PRE
Lusitano  Prelim to Prix St Georges Lusitano Breed Society of Great Britain
TGCA Intro to Medium TGCA
Coloured Horse and Pony Intro to Medium CHAPS
RoR Intro to Advanced Medium RoR
Thoroughbred Intro to Advanced Medium Weatherbys or other
Veteran Horse  Intro to Prix St Georges Veteran Horse Society
Veteran Rider Intro to Prix St Georges Riders over 55
Forces Equine Into to Medium Forces Equine


The qualification period for the Associated Championships is 29 March 2021 to 31 August 2021.

To qualify for the Associated Championships, all you need to achieve is three scores over 60% within the level and section (Bronze, Silver and Gold) you wish to qualify for in accordance with the BD rules which can be found in the Members' Handbook. The qualification criteria is the same for all Championships and all classes. 

Associated Championships:

Venue and Date Championships
Arena UK, Lincolnshire, 2 September Forces Equine
Vale View, Leicestershire, 14 – 17 October CHAPS, Retraining of Racehorses, Thoroughbred, Veteran Horse and Veteran Rider
Bury Farm, Buckinghamshire, 10 – 14 November Arabs, Natives, Draught, GB PRE, Lusitano and TGCA

Registration Form

We will require you to register your intention to qualify for the Associated Championships in 2021, please follow the link below to register:



To qualify for all championships, riders and horses may hold Club, Full or Trial memberships, or compete as Associate Members with a class ticket. To compete at the Championship, all riders and horses must hold Full membership and registration. Please refer to the information documents above for individual championship details regarding membership with each partner association.



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