2018 Dressage Test Changes

2017 WDAA Level 4 dressage test 

WDAA has released the four Level 4 2017 WDAA dressage tests which are effective April 1, 2018.  An update for 2017 WDAA Judge's and Instructor's Dressage Diagram Books is available and a new Level 4 laminated book for riders is available.  

2018 US Eventing Association Dressage Test Changes

Effective December 1, 2017 all the US Eventing Association dressage tests have changed.  New test books will be needed by all riders and judges participating in the US Eventing Association dressage tests.

2018 FEI Test Changes

FEI Seniors  - Effective January 1, 2018 the collective marks for Paces, Impulsion, and Submission have been deleted from all FEI Senior tests leaving only the collective mark for Rider's Position and Seat.  In addition, the FEI Seniors Intermediate A and Intermediate B tests have changed with rebracketing of the movements, two movements added in each test and over 80 small changes and an Intermediate A/B Freestyle test has been added.  Updates are available for 2017 FEI Seniors Judges and Riders books which provide the two updated Intermediate tests, the new Intermediate Freestyle test, and a guideline on how to correct the other tests with a pen s available here..  New 2018 FEI Seniors books for Riders and Judges are also available.  

FEI Juniors & Young Riders - Effective January 1, 2018 the collective marks for Paces, Impulsion, and Submission have been deleted from seven of the tests.  A free guideline to make corrections with a pen is available here.  New 2018 books are also available

FEI Young Horse - Preliminary and Final 7-yr old horse tests 
Effective January 1, 2018 all the collective marks for Paces, Impulsion, and Submission have been deleted from the two above tests.  A free guideline is is available here showing how to update these tests with a pen.  New 2018 books are also available

FEI Para Equestrian Dressage Tests - Effective January 1, 2018 FEI  has added Introductory Tests A & B to all five grades of the Para tests.  An update for the Judges book is available hereRiders will need to purchase new 2018 books

FEI Eventing - Effective January 1, 2018 FEI  has added the 2018 FEI Eventing Introductory Level Dressage Test to the FEI Eventing tests.  Updates for the Judges and Instructors books are available here.  New 2018 books are also available.  

USEF & FEI Prix St Georges - Effective January 1, 2018 the collective marks for Paces, Impulsion, and Submission have been deleted from the FEI Prix St Georges test.  Free guideline to make corrections with a pen available here.  A new 2018 book is also available