Fall means Regional Championship time! After the opening weekend of the Great American Insurance Group/USDF Regional Dressage Championships kicked off in Regions 2 and 8 (which you can check out here) it was time for the other Regions to get involved. From coast to coast, equestrians headed down centerline, hoping to cap off a wild and crazy 2020 with a winning ride. Region 7 took center stage first, holding their Championships September 24-27. The following weekend (October 1-4) was a busy one, with Regions 3, 4, 6, and 9 all hosting their competitions. Finally, Region 1 capped off Championship season October 8-11 with their show. Our social media followers were eager to share about their experiences.
Held at Ocala, Florida, the Region 3 Championships showcased riders that call Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Tennessee home. Here are some of the sights our social media followers shared with us from the show:
Lake Saint Louis, Missouri was the host of this year’s Region 4 Championships, bringing in riders from the Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota area. Here are a few sights from the competition:
Due to COVID-19, the Region 6 Championships experienced a venue change. It was held at Auburn, Washington, with riders from Alaska, Idaho, West Montana, Oregon, and Washington being eligible to compete here. Check out are some of the sights our social media followers shared with us from their championship:
Heading west for the next region, riders from California, Nevada, and Hawaii were ready to take center stage at the Region 7 Championships. Held this year in Del Mar, CA, see some of the sights from the show:
Last, but certainly not least, we check in with Region 9. Held in Katy, Texas, the Region 9 Championships were open to equestrians from Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas. Here are some of the highlights our followers shared:
Want more photos from Regional Championships? Check out our recent gallery from Regions 2 and 8 here.
Thanks to everyone who submitted photos to share their championship experiences with us!