ESDCTA to Sponsor Team at NJ Horse Trials!

ESDCTA is thrilled to announce that we will be sponsoring an

Adult Team at the ESDCTA at the Horse Park of New Jersey Horse Trials on October 2014

ESDCTA will pay the entry fee for selected team members. (Stabling excluded)

This is a mixed team. Members may ride at any level from Starter through Preliminary

* Score Qualifying Period: August 20, 2013 to August 20, 2014.*

Minimum Requirements

• ESDCTA member in good standing, age 22 or older

• Volunteer at ESDCTA activities for at least 8 hours during the period of August 20, 2013

to September 15, 2014. Extended time due to our late announcement Submit signed

volunteer forms with the team application. (These hours cannot be used to fulfill any

other ESDCTA volunteer requirement.)

• Amateurs only

Selection Criteria

• Submit at least 2 scores from a horse trial, at the indicated level, during the qualifying

period* with zero XC jump penalties. Time penalties permitted. Team members will be

selected on the basis of low final score. Indicate your amateur placing for USEA events.

(Placing will be used as a selection tie breaker.)

• For levels Starter through Beginner Novice: Scores may be from ESDCTA or USEA

recognized events

• For levels Novice through Preliminary: Scores must be from USEA recognized events.

• Candidate must have been a member of ESDCTA at the time scores were received

• If scores were earned on a horse other than the one entered in the ESDCTA at HPNJ

HT, provide evidence the entered horse has experience at the level. Rider scores will be

used for selection.

• Submit evidence of the scores such as the published USEA record or event website

Application Deadline

September 10, 2015

Send Application, scores and volunteer form via mail or email to

Janice Pellegrino, 4 Perry Ct., Flemington, NJ 08822 JANMPEL@MSN.COM

Horse Trial Entry Instructions for Team Candidates

• Enter the horse trials as per routine.

BE SURE TO NOTE ON YOUR ENTRY THAT YOU ARE APPLYING FOR THE ESDCTA TEAM!

• Submit payment. See Omnibus for graduated payment schedule.

• Email JANMPEL@MSN.COM indicating your intention to compete for a spot on the

team. Event secretary will not cash your check prior to September 17. If you are

selected for the team, your check will be returned to you. If you are not selected for

this year’s team, your entry will be processed as normal.