APRIL 21 – 24, 2022 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP COMPETITION

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Site and Hotel Information

 

Location

Virginia Horse Center
Hosted by the IDA Board
487 Maury River Road, Lexington, Virginia 24450‐3374

 

Tentative Schedule

Friday, April 22

11:30 a.m. – Dressage Seat Equitation Finals

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.- USDF Quiz Challenge

5:30 p.m. – Banquet and Annual Meeting. Appomattox Mezzanine, VHC
Ticketed event, advance registrations required. 

Saturday, April 23

8:00 a.m. – Opening Ceremonies followed by Individual Championships

Sunday, April 24

7:15 a.m. – Team Draw followed by team competition

 

 

Accommodations

Hotels in the surrounding areas include:

 

Virginia Horse Center – Comfort Inn

540-463-7311

Ask for the Intercollegiate Dressage Association block

Cutoff date: 3/22/22

 

Sleep Inn

540-463-6000

95 Maury River Rd. Lexington, VA 24450

Ask for IDA block

Cut-off date 3/15/22

 

Howard Johnson Inn, Lexington VA

504-784-4946

Ask for IDA Block

Cancellation date 4/19/22

 

 

Holiday Inn Express, Lexington VA

540-463-4351

Ask for IDA Block

Cutoff date 3/21/22

Nationals 2022 Prize List Coming Soon!

USDF/IDA Quiz Challenge

USDF and IDA are proud to bring you the IDA Quiz Challenge for the seventh year!

Membership and Quiz Challenge Registration

Membership Requirement: Participants in the Quiz Challenge must be USDF members. This membership can be a Participating Membership, a Group Member Organization (GMO) Membership, or an Education Membership. Your membership must be current from when you register until the conclusion of the Quiz Challenge.

  • This membership must be in place in order to register for the Quiz Challenge.
  • Go here https://www.usdf.org/join/ to join or to renew your USDF membership.
  • If you are over 21 and you want to do the Education Membership, please email your request to Christina Westfall at [email protected] to receive the $10.00 youth education membership rate.

Registration: Online registration for the quiz challenge can be found on this page: https://www.usdf.org/education/quiz_challenge.asp. You must be logged in to your USDF account in order to access the registration button. The final day to enter is March 3.

  • Once your entry has been processed, you will receive an email with further information regarding how the 2022 Quiz Challenge will be administered.
  • Coaches will be sent an email listing all registered participants from their school on March 4th.

Quiz Challenge Round 1

 

ROUND 1 OF THE QUIZ WILL BE ONLINE, BUT IN A MONITORED SITUATION

 

  • The coach (or other school authority) will set a day/time that their team will take the quiz together, in one location, in a monitored situation.
  • The coach will send an email to the USDF Youth Programs Liaison ([email protected]) informing her of the date/time the team took the quiz, and will include a list of the names of those team members participating.
  • The quiz results “date stamp” will be verified against that list.

 

 

 

Championship Round at IDA Nationals

The top five (5) riders from each level of the Round 1 competition will move to the Championship Round to be held at the IDA National Championships on Friday, April 22 from 2-3 p.m. at The Virginia Horse Center, Lexington VA.

2022 Grand Prize

 

The grand prize winner of the 2022 USDF/IDA National Quiz Challenge will receive the opportunity to attend 2023 USDF Young Rider Graduate program. For more information on the program, please visit https://usdf.org/education/other-programs/yr-graduate/index.asp.

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