Taura Farms Schooling Show
May 28, 2011
Taura Farms, Mt. Vernon, MO
Judge: Cathy Zappe
Closing Date: RECEIVED by May 21, 2011
1. Dressage Suitability-Walk-Trot 13. Training Level Test 3 - Open
2. Dressage Equitation- Walk-Trot 14. Training Level Test 3 - Jr/Yr
3. USDF Intro. Test 1 - Open 15. Training Level Test 4 - Open
4. USDF Intro. Test 1 – Jr under 13 16. Training Level Test 4 - Jr/YR
5. USDF Intro. Test 1 – Jr 13-18 17. Name Your Own Test- 1st level and any
6. USDF Intro. Test 2 - Open test not offered
7. USDF Intro. Test 2 – Jr under 13 18. Leadline- No Office Fee/$10 Entry
8. USDF Intro. Test 2 – Jr 13-18 19 Prix Caprilli Test One (Walk, Trot-
9. Training Level Test 1 - Open Fences will be crossrails, not to exceed 18”)
10. Training Level Test 1 - Jr/YR 20. Prix Caprilli Test Two (Walk, Trot,
11. Training Level Test 2 - Open Canter- Fences will be crossrails, not to
12. Training Level Test 2 - Jr/YR exceed 2’)
Prix Caprilli tests at
DIRECTIONS: Taura Farms: from Springfield, take I-44 west to Exit 38. Go north on Hwy 97
approximately 3 miles to Lawrence 2110. East on 2110 aprox 2 miles to Taura Farms on right. Outdoor
grass arena or indoor with shredded rubber mix, use depending on weather.
ENTRY PROCEDURES: All entries must be made on the form provided. Entry blanks must be filled
out completely, including all classes entered, with original signatures. Incomplete entries will be
returned. NO entries will be taken over the phone. Entries close and must be received by closing date
specified. All entry fees and copies of current coggins tests must accompany the entry forms. Checks
may be made payable to Laura Alms. Trainers/coaches who wish to coach their students at the show
must also sign the liability release below at the time the entry is submitted. FEES: The fee for all
classes for Taura Farms will be $10.00 per class. An office fee of $5.00 will be charged for each horse.
If an entry is canceled prior to or on closing date, all fees will be refunded less a $10.00 cancellation fee.
If the entry is canceled after closing date, one-half of all fees will be refunded. All canceled entries
must furnish a veterinarian or doctor's certificate to the Show Secretary to be eligible for a refund. At
least 2 entries will be required to hold the prix caprilli classes. If those classes are cancelled, entry fees
will be returned.
Ride times will be emailed. Anyone wishing their times to be sent by phone or snail mail should include this
information on their entry form
CHECK IN: Each exhibitor must report to the Show Secretary to pick up their show packets upon arrival at the
show grounds. Show packets will only be issued if all fees are paid, entry forms are correctly filled out with all
pertinent signatures, and the original current (with-in 12 months) COGGINS test for each horse submitted.
GOVERNING RULES: 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 unless modifications are so listed.
Classes not covered by such rules will be governed by Show Management.
WEATHER: In case of severe weather, please contact the Show Manager or Show Secretary for possible
DRESS: Informal show attire will be enforced at the schooling shows. Riders may wear polo shirts or short sleeve
blouses with collars or conservative sweaters (no tee shirts permitted), breeches, jodphurs, and English style riding
boots must be worn. Helmets are required at all schooling shows. Anyone not conforming to the dress code will not
be considered an entry in the class. Tack and equipment should follow USEF guidelines. Rules can be found online
DOGS: No dogs, please!!
LEAD-LINE: Horses must be entered in the class, with a signed form with rider (Parent/Guardian) and handler’s
signatures and receive a bridle number. The cost of the class is $10.00. Entries do not pay an office fee to enter
AWARDS: Ribbons will be presented for 1st through 6th place in all classes. Trophy for first place. Champion
and Reserve Champion trophies will be awarded for each division. Separate awards will be given for Open and
Jr/YR divisions. If there are fewer than two entries in a class, the Open and Jr/YR classes may be combined.
Prix Caprilli: For copies of Prix Caprilli Forms please contact Claudia at email@example.com or 417 827
9209, also contact Claudia for any other questions.
Send Entries and Fees by 5- 21-2011 to
8135 Lawrence 2110
Mt. Vernon MO 65712
ONE ENTRY PER HORSE/ RIDER COMBINATION PLEASE. Entries must be received by closing date at 5:00
p.m. All fees must be paid by the closing date
How Would You Like to be Contacted With Ride Times and/or Rainout Information? _____Phone _____Email
Name of Horse: ________________________________ Breed: _______________________________________
Age of Horse_________ Color:_________________Sex:______________Height:_______________
CLASS NUMBER NAME OF CLASS FEE $10/ $12non member
OFFICE FEE $5
Current (12 Month) negative Coggins required. ORIGINAL YELLOW COPY MUST BE PROVIDED UPON ARRIVAL TO THE
SHOW GROUNDS Warning - Under Missouri law, an equine activity sponsor is not liable for an injury to, or the death of, a participant
in equine activities resulting from the inherent risk of equine activities. It is understood (as acknowledged by signature below) that the
exhibitors and spectators agree to hold Taura Farms, any employees, volunteers, spectators or participants harmless for any injury or
loss suffered during or in connection with the show whether or not such injury or loss resulted directly or indirectly from negligent acts
or omissions of said parties.
X Riders Signature (if under 18, signature of parent or
X Coach/Trainer Signature (see Entry