Thursday 22 to Sunday 25 March 2018
Werribee Park, National Equestrian Centre, 170 K Road Werribee
FREE Entry on Thursday 22 March to watch Round 1 of the Young Jumping Horse Championship and the CSC Prix St Georges Test, both featured outdoors with the jumping on the General Purpose Arena and CSC PSG Test on Sand Arena 2. Great viewing of the dressage from the marquee on Sand Arena 1, relax at our outdoor bar and enjoy the afternoon.
Three action-packed days with the best young horses & ponies in Australia competing in the disciplines of dressage, jumping & eventing. Judged over several rounds, by international judges, the coveted title of Champion of Champions is the crowning glory for one young horse in each discipline. Competitors travel from across Australia to compete at P.S.I. Dressage& Jumping with the Stars 2018.
To accommodate the growing event program the first round of the Young Jumping Horse Championship will be held on Thursday 22nd March, Round 2 on Friday 23 March. The final round and the Saddleworld Jumping Showcase will be held on Saturday 24 March
Saddleworld Jumping Showcase & Final on Saturday with Franz-Josef “Peppi” Dahlmann
Saddleworld Dressage Showcase & Final presented by Frederic Wandres on Sunday
Tomkinson Group Dressage CDI-W Grand Prix Dressage Freestyle to music on Saturday evening
Auction starts on Wednesday 31st January
DRESSAGE GUEST ANNOUNCED
SADDLEWORLD DRESSAGE SHOWCASE PRESENTER
STOP PRESS ! Norway’s FEI rider ISABEL FREESE is unable to come to the 2018 PSI DJWTS. We now look forward to welcoming another Grand Prix rider from Germany, the talented Frederic Wandres. The 30-year-old professional dressage rider just comes off a stellar 2017, which put his name on the map in European dressage circles. Frederic will ride our finalists in the Saddleworld Showcase of Dressage.
JUMPING GUEST ANNOUNCED
SADDLEWORLD JUMPING SHOWCASE PRESENTER
Young Jumping Horse judges this year include Franz Josef ‘Peppi’ Dahlmann (GER), who has worked and trained with the Schockemöhle yard, Zangersheide Stud and German national coach Otto Becker to name a few. He has represented Germany several times as a Nations Cup rider and had success at the Bundeschampionat with a 6yo jumper. Peppi’s speciality is young horses and we look forward to the knowledge and experience our German judge will bring to our panel.
LED CLASSES – New in 2018
In order to grow the event & truly make it a “young horse showcase” we have extended the program for 2018. We have introduced “Rising Star- Led Classes” for 2, 3, 4 & 5-year-old horses & ponies. This gives breeders and owners a chance to display their up and coming performance horses and are given the opportunity to claim the title of “Champion Rising Star”.
Full details under Competition Information
To add another dimension to the event we would also like to include a Stallion Parade. This is a wonderful opportunity for you to showcase your stallions in the flesh and allow potential customers to get up close & personal!! Expressions of Interest are invited.
Full details under Event Information
HIRE AN AUDIO HEADSET
YOUNG DRESSAGE HORSE COMMENTARY HEADSETS
In 2018 specialist young horse riders, trainers and educators will provide regular commentary via headsets during young horse classes at the event. Audio headsets can be booked when purchasing tickets online or, a limited number of headsets will be available at the event.
Book headsets online at TRYBOOKING