• USEF Network Reminder, if you missed last weekend's @platinumperf /USEF Talent Search Finals East, all the phases are on demand: http://t.co/rWn0vVDgFb 10/8/2015 4:27:26 PM
  • USEF Network .@Noelle_Floyd You are correct, our bad! 10/8/2015 1:43:18 PM
  • USEF Network We will have the @nsbits /USEF Junior Jumping Championship and Pessoa/USEF Medal Final available to watch on-demand early next week 10/7/2015 5:04:58 PM
  • USEF Network @cnnsport chatted with Laura Sumrall about her winning freestyle reining performance to Frozen's 'Let it Go': http://t.co/2HQGd21Zw0 10/6/2015 4:10:05 PM
  • USEF Network .@PicChick1 The top 10 results were just live streamed. Top 4 in order: Tori, McKayla, Hunter, TJ. Will post complete results ASAP 10/4/2015 2:42:38 PM
  • USEF Network .@PicChick1 We streamed all the way through the awards. If you missed it we will have it all available on demand early next week. 10/4/2015 2:41:16 PM
  • USEF Network We have posted the 4 rides from the final round of the ride-off on our Facebook page for anyone that missed it: https://t.co/vW5x7JMsgd 10/4/2015 2:36:30 PM
  • USEF Network Leading Trainer: Andre Dignelli 10/4/2015 2:32:42 PM
  • USEF Network Grapa Trophy (Best Horse) winner: Skyfall owned by Linda Langmeier 10/4/2015 2:31:23 PM
  • USEF Network Talent Search Finals East 2015 Champion: Tori Colvin riding Avalanche 10/4/2015 2:24:43 PM

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Rule Book : Summary of Proposed Rule Changes

The following list of proposed rule changes is updated regularly. It is organized by rule reference. Click on the Tracking ID to view a PDF report.

Deadline for members to submit proposed rule changes to be considered by the Board of Directors at the 2016 Annual Meeting is June 1st. Deadline for committees and affiliates to submit a proposed rule change is September 1st.  The current form for submission of rule changes is available as an on-line form.

Any rule changes approved at Board of Director meetings are published on  our web site.   The appropriate sections of the rule book will be updated on the effective date of new rules.

Current members of USEF are encouraged to comment on any of the rule change proposals.

Where applicable, linked rule changes are grouped together.

Tracking # Rule Reference Web Comments
129-15 DR 135.2 pony measurement
398-15 DR 102.1 halt
402-15 DR 111.3 lateral movements
476-15 DR 118.2 purpose of levels of competition
475-15 DR 119.1 age of horse
445-15 DR 119.2 FEI five-year-old tests
253-15 DR 119.11 compensatory aids
251-15 DR 119.13 PE classification card
439-15 DR 121 saddlery and equipment
441-15 DR 121
141-15 DR 121.1 saddle pads
167-15 DR 121.1 logo on saddle cloth
430-15 DR 121.2 saddlery and equipment - third level tests
440-15 DR 121.2 saddlery and equipment
444-15 DR 121.2
140-15 DR 121.7 body tape or bands
443-15 DR 121.7
442-15 DR 121.10
250-15 DR 122.1 PE classification card
438-15 DR 122.7 judging
437-15 DR 123.6 scoring
436-15 DR 124.1 elimination
139-15 DR 124.3 judge must consult with steward/td
133-15 DR 125.5 dressage TDs officiating twice
434-15 DR 125.5 TDs
433-15 DR 125.7 competition licensing and officials
432-15 DR 126.3 TDs for level competitions
132-15 DR 127.4 number of tests ridden
431-15 DR 133.2 dressage seat equitation
109-15 DR 202.12 stallions


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