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NJ Horse Trials

Ride Times and Stabling info have been posted!

ESDCTA's NJ Horse Trials is a great stop on your fall eventing schedule. In late September, it's the perfect time to be eventing, and the footing and weather at the Horse Park of New Jersey could not be better!

September 30 - October 1, 2023

USEA Event ID: 18324; USEF #316845 ESDCTA New Jersey H.T. | Allentown, New Jersey (AREA 2)
Entries being accepted through Sept 26

Horse Park of New Jersey, 626 Rte 524, Allentown NJ 08501

Opens: August 13, 2023

Closes: September 12, 2023 (Entries being accepted thru Sept 26)

Gary Maholic
[email protected]

Show Secretary:
Diane Engler
1419 Artisan Court
Breinigsville, PA 18031
610-730-0371 (7 pm – 9 pm only please)
[email protected] (best method to reach the secretary)

Technical Delegate:
Rick Caldwell, Ct

Dressage Judges:
Gale Fox, NY (Pres)
Susan Sinelnik, NJ
Jane Cory, Pa

Show Jumping Judge:
Sally Ike (NJ)


USEF Endorsed/USEA Recognized: T,N,BN
USEF/USEA Recognized: I,P,M
USEA Recognized Tests: Starter

Competitor Information

Awards: Trophy and 8 ribbons per division.


Arenas: Small rings will be used, except for Intermediate. Dressage rings are all weather footing composed of sand & screenings. AI2022 Advanced Test B.  I2022 USEF Intermediate Test A. P-2022 USEF Preliminary Test B. M-2022 USEF Modified Test B. T-2022 USEF Training Test B. N-2022 USEF Novice Test B. BN-2022 USEF Beginner Novice Test B. Starter: 2022 USEA Starter Test

Other Information

See Prizelist link on right for full prizelist

Photographer: Amy Dragoo Photography
Braiding Optional, Jackets per USEA rules (EV114.8).
Live Scoring at
Cross-country course closed, except for scheduled schooling days – check our website for these dates.
Divisions will be divided or combined as entries warrant. State experience on entry.
Dogs must be leashed or preferably left at home.
Food available on grounds.
Secretary can be reached during show at 609-259-1881.
TIP (Thoroughbred Incentive Program) awards for best placing registered Thoroughbred in each division; be sure to have the horse registered with TIP. Please include the TIP number on your entry.

EV114 Dress 1. PROTECTIVE HEADGEAR. a. At all levels of eventing competition, from beginner novice through advanced, at Federation Endorsed competitions and recognized competitions, riders must wear headgear as follows, except as may otherwise be mandated by local law (see also GR801): b. Upon arrival, anyone riding a horse must wear properly fitting protective headgear which passes or surpasses ASTM (American Society for Testing and Materials)/SEI (Safety Equipment Institute) standards for equestrian use and carries the SEI tag. Harness must be secured and properly fitted. “Every class offered herein which is covered by the rules and specifications of the current USEF rulebook will be conducted and judged in accordance therewith”.