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Dec 3-4, 2022

Saturday, Dec. 3: Elementary to Modified || Sunday Dec. 4: Logs to Novice

New for 2022! Christmas Parade Costume class for horses and riders held at noon on Saturday and Sunday! Bring your horse's best costume and parade around the ring for a chance to win some great prizes! Helmets are required for all mounted riders.

On Saturday and Sunday, after the Christmas Parade, we will host the first ever dog costume class! Bring your best dressed dog(s) for a change to win prizes for humans and dogs alike! All dogs must be leashed. 

Description of MDHT Cross Derby coursesAll rings will have cross country obstacles you would find on a typical competition course. The objective is to establish a rhythm over solid jumps in reliable consistent footing. Optimum times will be posted.

Level Jumping Efforts** Course Length
Logs/Small Cross Rails 10-12 TBD 250 mpm (can be led)
Elementary  2’ – 2’3” 12 - 15** TBD 300 mpm
Beg. Novice  2’7”  max 15 - 18** TBD 325 mpm*
Novice  2’11” max 20 - 22** TBD 350 mpm*
Training 3’ 3” max 22+** TBD 375 mpm*
Modified   3’5 max 23+** TBD 400 mpm*


 All proceeds benefit the Maryland International Equestrian Foundation. We will parade around the arena and maybe through the parking lot if we’re feeling adventurous! Prizes for best costumes and holiday spirit, best truck decorations, and whatever else catches our eye.


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This year's beneficiary is the Maryland International Equestrian Foundation

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Pay Online for XC Schooling $65 ($85 for Competition Course WHEN OPEN) plus $5

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Pay Online for Misc Fees or Logo Wear (add $5)

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