Katie Battison Horsemanship Competition

Sponsored by Dana Hall School

Written Test

Sponsored by USHJA Zone 1

Friday, October 16th

Sheraton Hotel - Springfield, MA​

  • Doors open at 5:30pm
  • No admittance after 6:00pm
  • No one will leave the testing room before 6:00 pm


Sponsored by Karen Stives Equestrian Center at Dana Hall School.

Saturday, October 17th

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 grooming box with grooming equipment that they would take into a show ring.
  • Riders should wear appropriate attire for showing or grooming.


Sunday, October 18th

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.