British Carriagedriving
Dressage Tests

The tests are available to download in PDF format.
For each test, there is a dressage marking sheet and a set of movement diagrams.

DRESSAGE TESTS FOR 2024

COMPETITION CLASSES All tests in 80x40 arena unless stated. Gateway arena size determined by organiser.
Gateway Gateway Compulsory Figures (2021)
Pre-Novice BC Pre Novice (2019)
Small Equines (12.2hh and under) BC Small Equines (2024)
Very Small Equines (11hh and under) BC Novice A (2023)
Novice (entry test) BC Novice A (2023)
Novice (exit test) BC Novice B (2023)
Open Single (entry test) BC Open Singles A (2023)
Open Single (exit test) FEI Test 2* HP1
Advanced Single FEI Test 3* HP1
Open Pairs (entry test) BC Open Pairs A 2023
Open Pairs (exit test) FEI Test 2* HP2-P4
Advanced Pairs FEI Test 3* HP2-P4
Tandems BC Tandems (2023)
Pony Four-in-Hand FEI Test 3* HP2-P4
Horse Four-in-Hand FEI Test 3*B H4 (100m)
FEI Test 3*B H4 (80m)

Young Drivers

Children (12-14) CAICh P1 FEI Test Children (2023)
Juniors (14-18) CAIJ P1/2 H1 FEI Test Junior (2019)
  Junior test diagram
Under 25 (U25) CAIU25 P1/2 H1 FEI Test Under 25 (2019)

Para Driving

Para driving CPEAI FEI Test CAI 1* & CPEAI (2023)

 

Indoor Driving

Precision & Paces Dressage tests for indoor driving are provided by Indoor Carriagedriving UK and updated annually.

INDOOR DRIVING TEST
 

FEI dressage tests

All FEI dressage tests can also be downloaded from the FEI website.

FEI DRESSAGE TEST PAGE

 

DRESSAGE MOVEMENT DIAGRAMS

British Carriagedriving tests have two sets of diagrams available:

"A" diagram for competitors
This is the arena as seen by the driver entering at A.

"C" diagram for judges
This is the arena as seen by the judge positioned at C.

Dressage Arena Dimensions and Markers

ARENA DIAGRAM PDF

Dressage Judging Guidelines

JUDGING GUIDELINES PDF