Horse Shows at ECETC

East Coast has horse shows from December to end of November.

East Coast is pleased to be the site of the East Coast Horse Show Assocation's, East Coast Interscholastic Equestrian Academy's, Atlantic Saddle Club's and Virginia Beach Horse Show Association's horse shows. Most hold Virginia Horse Show Associatation (VHSA) Associate Rated shows.

East Coast Horse Show Association (ECHSA)

The ECHSA shows are VHSA Associate rated and offer Hunter/Jumper divisions. ECHSA Winter show series are from December through April. Depending on scheduling, a summer series is offered during the week.

East Coast Interscholastic Equitation Academy (ECIEA)

The ECIEA team is part of the IEA's Zone 3, Region 5. Team members are comprised of students in grades 6-12 and compete against other local IEA teams. You do not need to own a horse to be part of our team!

Atlantic Saddle Club (ASC)

East Coast is pleased to have the ASC shows on our show grounds! They offer English and Western divisions and run from April through October. Some of their shows offer the VHSA Associate rated divisions.

Virginia Beach Horse Show Association (VBHSA)

The VBHSA offers VHSA Associate rated Hunter divisions and run from March through October. ECETC is pleased to part of the VBHSA show circuit.


Upcoming Horse Shows at ECETC Show Grounds

Please refer to that show's host for more information by clicking on the link next to the show date.
Sept 8, 2018 - Atlantic Saddle Club
Sept 29, 2018 - Atlantic Saddle Club
Oct 20, 2018 - Atlantic Saddle Club
Nov 10, 2018 - Atlantic Saddle Club
Dec 8, 2018 - Atlantic Saddle Club
Jan 2019 (TBA) - East Coast Horse Show Association Winter Series begins

Show Information

Active prize list will be posted below, otherwise a sample prize list will be posted.
Links for show bills and entry forms for shows held by ECETC will be posted 2-4 weeks prior to show date.
Please refer directly to the Atlantic Saddle Club site for their show information and forms; and to VBHSA site for shows not held at East Coast show Grounds.

ECETC Online Entries

Online entries for shows held by ECETC will be posted 2-4 weeks prior to show date.

Class # Division Name/Description (*VHSA Assoc. points awarded)
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Ring 1 - Judge: TBA/Start Time TBA

1, 2, 3 Open Hunter
Fences: 2', 2'6, or 3'
Open to horses and ponies; Adults may ride horses or poinies.
4, 5, 6 VHSA Associate Thoroughbred Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
Open to horses who are or eligible to be registered with the Jockey Club.
7, 8, 9 Working Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
Open to horses
10, 11, 12 Green Horse*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
Green horses is a horses of any age in 1st or 2nd year of showing at designated green horse heights.
**30 Minute Schooling Break**
13, 14, 15 Adult Amateur Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
Open to horses ridden by an Adult Amateur.
16 VHSA Children's/Junior Equitation over Fences*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's Choice)
Open to VHSA adult amateurs mounted on horses.
17 VHSA Pony Equitation over Fences*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's Choice)
Open to VHSA adult amateurs mounted on horses.
18 VHSA Amateur Adult Equitation over Fences*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's Choice)
Open to VHSA adult amateurs mounted on horses.
19 VHSA Adult Amateur Equitation on the Flat*
Walk, trot, canter; judged on position, control and guidance.
Open to VHSA amateur members 18 years of age and older
20 VHSA Junior Equitation on the Flat 14 & Under*
Walk, trot, canter; judged on position, control and guidance.
Open to VHSA amateur members 14 years of age and younger
21 VHSA Junior Equitation on the Flat 15-17*
Walk, trot, canter; judged on position, control and guidance.
Open to VHSA amateur members 15-17 years of age and older
22, 23, 24 Junior/Children's Hunter*
Fences: 2'6 or 3' (Rider's choice)
Open to horses ridden by juniors.
25, 26, 27 Adult Hunter Pleasure Horse*
Open to horses shown with hunter tack on the flat by an adult
28, 29, 30 Junior Hunter Pleasure Horse*
Open to horses shown with hunter tack on the flat ridden by a junior
31, 32, 33 Hunter Pleasure Pony*
Open to ponies show in hunter tack on the flat ridden by juniors
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Ring 2 - Judge: TBA/Start Time TBA

34 Lead Line
35, 36, 37 Schooling Hunter
Fences: 2' or 2'6 - (Rider's Choice)
Open to all horses and ponies; Adults may ride horses or ponies.
Professional may not show pony and then have junior show that pony in another division
38, 39, 40 Special Hunter
Fences: 2' or 2'6 (Rider's Choice)
Open to pony, junior and amateur hunters. Adults may ride ponies.
May be combined with Long Stirrup Hunter at 2'
41, 42, 43 Green Hunter Pony*
Fences: Small 2' Medium 2'3 Large 2'6
Open to ponies of any age in first year of showing at designated height for green pony and is ridden by juniors.
44, 45, 46 Small-Medium, Large Pony Hunter*
Fences: Small 2', Medium 2'3, Large 2'6 or 2'9 (Lg - Rider's choice)
Open to ponies ridden by juniors.
47 VHSA Pony Equitation over Fences*
Fences: Ponies: S-2' M-2'3 L-2'6
Open to VHSA juniors mounted on ponies.
48 Open Equitation on the Flat*
Open to all Junior and Amateur riders regardless of age or experience.
49 Open Equitation over Fences*
Fences: 2', 2'6 or 3' (Rider's Choice)
Open to all Junior and Amateur riders regardless of age or experience.
**30 Minute Schooling Break**
50, 51, 52 Hunter Short Stirrup*
Fences: Cross rails
Open to horses and ponies ridden by children 12 and under.
53, 54, 55 Short/Long Stirrup Equitation
Fences: Cross rails
Open to juniors and maateurs on ponies and horses.
May not cross enter into any other VSHA divison or equitation class except for Short Stirrup Hunter,VHSA Jr Equtiation on the flat, Pleasure Pony, or Pleasure Horse.
56, 57, 58 Very Beginner Pleasure
Walk/Trot, judges on performance, manners and way of going suitable to pleasure
Open to riders of all ages in 1st or 2nd year of showing if did not accumulate more that 5 blue ribbons in their first year of showing.
59, 60, 61 Walk - Trot Equitation Older
Riders 11 years of age and over in their 1st or 2nd year of showing if did not accumulate more that 5 blue ribbons in their first year of showing.
Riders may only cross enter into Very Beginner Pleasure in current show year.
62, 63, 64 Walk - Trot Equitation Younger
Riders 10 years of age and under in their first year of showing

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