Baroque Equestrian Games – SS -July 13

July 13, 2019 @ 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
High Hopes Therapeutic Riding Center
36 Town Woods Rd
Old Lyme, CT 06371
Patricia Norcia
860 391-2767

The Baroque Equestrian Games NE Competition

The Baroque Equestrian Games (BEGI) is a competition that rewards balance, lightness, and harmony between the horse and rider. The competition is open to all breeds of horses.

Closing date – June 29, 2019

Judge: Jos Sevriens – Dutch USEF judge

Secretary: Genie Dethloff Call or email for Entry and full Prize List.
734 417-1729
Secretary will email individual ride times

Levels: There are four training phases (Phases or Levels) in
INITIATE – Walk, trot
EQUILIBRE or balance – Walk, trot, canter, loops, transitions, shoulder in
RASSEMBLER or Collection – Lateral work in trot and canter, pirouettes
HAUTE ECOLE or High School – Piaffe, passage, changes, pirouettes

Sections: There are four sections. Riders can choose multiple sections. The ridden sections have patterns in all levels.
GROUNDWORK– Patterns in lunging & work in hand.
CLASSICAL SCHOOLING – Dressage patterns that are progressive in difficulty within each of the levels.
MOUNTED MANEUVERS – Dressage patterns with obstacles.
MUSICAL PRESENTATION – Musical freestyle in costume.

Entries: Groundwork $30; Classical Schooling, Mounted Maneuvers, & Musical Presentations – Initiate $35, other $40. Office $20.

Download Prize List