International and major dates

There are a number of international and major competitions where you can watch the stars of dressage competing for the ultimate dressage accolades!

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From the Olympics and Paralympics, to events closer to home, you can watch our international riders compete at numerous competitions throughout the year.

MAJOR DATES 2019 (updated 31/10/19)

MAJOR DATES 2020 (updated 31/10/19)

British CDI and CPEDI competitions

These are international dressage events recognised by the FEI, the international governing body of equestrian sports. They go from CDI1* (Small Tour only) to CDI5* - the higher the star rating, the more prestigious the competition. CDI-W events are part of the FEI World Cup series, CDIO events are part of the FEI Nations Cup series and CPEDI events are for para riders. These events include:

GB Teams Competitions

As well as the Olympics and Paralympics, there are a number of other major international competitions that take place in between the Olympic and Paralympic Games:

Other major competitions

Other major competitions that take place in the dressage calendar include the Horse of the Year Show and Your Horse Live, which include a number of equestrian disciplines, as well as entertainment and shopping too!