Show Jumping

The qualifying period for year Championship Final is from 1 September the previous year till the 30 June in the year of the Championship Final.

To qualify:
The 8 highest placed combinations will qualify from each Show Jumping Qualifier for the Trailblazers Championship Finals regardless of the number of entries in the Qualifier.
Competitors must qualify and purchase a Qualification Card for each show jumping level in which they wish to compete at the Championship Finals.
Riders can only jump a maximum of four horses or ponies in any one competition at Trailblazers Qualifiers.

Only qualified partnerships (horse / pony and rider) from a Trailblazers Qualifier are eligible to compete at the Trailblazers Championship Finals.
Once qualifying partnerships have purchased their qualification card it must be sent to the Trailblazers Show Secretary in order to register their qualification.

Once qualifying partnerships have purchased their Direct Qualification Card it must be sent to the Trailblazers Show Secretary in order to register their qualification.

Dressage

The qualifying period for dressage first rounds for each Championship Final is from 1 September the previous year until 30 June in the year of the Championship Final.

To qualify:
Competitors need a score of 58% or over in a Trailblazers First Round to Qualify for the Trailblazers Second Rounds. First round qualification is required at each level to compete at a Second Round at that level.

Only qualified partnerships (horse / pony and rider) from a Trailblazers First Round Qualifier are eligible to compete at the Trailblazers Second Round Qualifiers.

Once a competitor has qualified at a First Round Qualifier, they may purchase a Dressage Qualification Card from the Venue at which they qualified.

Combined Training

The qualifying period for year Championship Final is from 1 September the previous year till 30 June in the year of the Championship Final.

To qualify:
The 5 highest placed combinations will qualify from each Combined Training Qualifier for the Trailblazers Championship Finals regardless of the number of entries in the Qualifier. All Trailblazers Combined Training Qualifiers are Direct Qualifiers for the Trailblazers Championships Finals.

Alternatively:
A horse or pony / rider combination may compete at separate dressage and show jumping competitions to qualify for Combined Training Championships. To do so, riders must download a Combined Training Special Qualification Form from the Trailblazers website.

The combination may qualify the dressage by competing at the relevant level and achieving a score of 58% or above. The rider must have the dressage section of the form signed off by the show secretary.
The combination may qualify the show jumping by competing at the relevant level and being placed in the top 8 in the competition. The rider must have the show jumping section of the form signed off by the show secretary.
When both sections are signed the rider needs to return the Combined Training Special Qualification Form to the Trailblazers Show Secretary and purchase their Direct Qualification Card.