Katie Battison Horsemanship Competition

Sponsored by Dana Hall School

Written Test

Sponsored by USHJA Zone 1

Friday, October 22nd

Eastern States Exposition - Springfield, MA

  • 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • No admittance after 3:00 pm
  • All participants will be asked to sign a waiver, agreeing not to disclose any test information to those riders who have not yet taken the exam. 


Sponsored by Karen Stives Equestrian Center at Dana Hall School.

Saturday, October 23rd

Eastern States Exposition Grounds, West Springfield, MA

  • All finalists’ times will be announced Friday evening at the Junior Party and will also be posted outside the secretary’s office on Saturday morning.
  • Please note that participants must provide a normal size groom box or bag that they would take to the ring.
  • Riders should wear appropriate attire for showing or grooming. Helmet is optional.


Sunday, October 24th

Eastern States Exposition Grounds, West Springfield, MA

  • First place awards will be given to the highest scorefor: written test, practicum, and first round NE finals.
  • Top ribbon winers will be determined by adding together scores from the three competition areas:written test, practicum and first round NE finals.Each section will count equally.