20th Anniversary Bates Saddles NZ Dressage Championships

Published 15 November 2017

Its the Big One from Bates Saddles in 2018

Bates Saddles and Dressage NZ are proud to present the 20th consecutive Bates Saddles NZ National Dressage Championships at Manfeild Park 15th - 18th February 2018. Make sure you save the date and join us in celebrating such an amazing partnership at the Bates Saddles party on Saturday night.

The full schedule will be available soon. Entries will open on Equestrian Entries on 1 December and close on line 19th January. Entries will not considered to be received unless full payment is made by Tuesday 23rd January. 

The event information link is here

Thursday 15th February: 

  • Fiber Fresh Feeds NZLevel 5 Super 5 North Island Final
  • Hobson Horsecoaches Level 6 Super 5 North Island Final
  • Custom Logistic Level 7 Super 5 North Island Final
  • FEI CDI** AR Dressage Fetterman Intermediate Tour (Level 8) Super 5 North Island Final
  • FEI CDI*** Superior Rubber Services Grand Prix  Super 5 North Island  Final
  • National Superior Rubber Services Grand Prix  Super 5 North Island  Final
  • FEI CDI-Y Team Test
  • FEI CDI-P Team Test
  • Para Equestrian Team Test – All grades
  • Elite Equine Young Dressage Horse Championship Round 1

 Friday 16th February: 

  • Bates Championship Qualifiers Round 1 Levels 5 – 9  including
       Level 7 Musical Freestyle
       FEI CDI** Intermediate Tour (Level 8)
       NZ Hanoverian Society FEI CDI*** Grand Prix Special
       National Grand Prix Special
  • Dunstan Amateur Championships Eye Opener Level 1
  • JLT Bloodstock Amateur Championships Eye Opener Level 2
  • Livamol Amateur Championship Eye Opener Level 3
  • Back on Track Amateur Championships Eye Opener Level 4
  • Vetpro Equine Level 1 Super 5 North Island  Final
  • Matthews Hanoverians Level 2 Super 5 North Island Final
  • Heritage Equine Level 3 Super 5 North Island Final
  • Dunstan Horsefeeds Level 4  Super 5 North Island Final
  • Brougham Orthopaedic Trust FEI CDI-Y Individual Test
  • FEI CDI-P Individual Test
  • Elite Equine Young Dressage Horse Round 2
  • Gateshead Equestrian Masters Championships Round 1 Levels 5 – 9
  • Para Equestrian Individual Test – All Grades

Saturday 17th February:

Bates Championship Round 2 Levels 5–9 including
Level 6 Musical Freestyle
FEI CDI ** (Level 8) Musical Freestyle
CARTOWN FEI CDI*** Grand Prix Musical Freestyle
National Grand Prix

  • Bates Championship Eye Opener Levels 1–4
  • Bates Championship Round 1 Levels 1– 4
  • Dunstan Amateur Championships Round 1 Levels 1
  • JLT Bloodstock Amateur Championships Round 1 Level 2
  • Livamol Amateur Championship Round 1 Level 3
  • Back on Track Amateur Championships Round 1 Level 4
  • Glorias Fashions FEI CDI-Y Musical Freestyle
  • Elite Equine Young Dressage Horse Final
  • Gateshead Equestrian Masters Round 1 Levels 1-4/ Round 2 Levels 5-9

 Sunday 18th February:

  • Bates Championship Qualifiers Round 2 Levels 1 - 4
  • Dunstan Amateur Championships Round 2 Level 1
  • JLT Bloodstock Amateur Championships Round 2 Levels 2
  • Livamol Amateur Championship Round 2 Level 3
  • Back on Track Amateur Championships Round 2 Level 4
  • Gateshead Equestrian Masters Championships Round 2 Levels 1-4
  • CDI-P Musical Freestyle
  • Para Equestrian Musical Freestyle