Horse Trials

Spring Thing 2024 XC Course Maps (*All divisions will be untimed; dangerous riding rules will be enforced):

2024 FMF Horse Trials:

FMF Spring Thing Unrecognized HT: Sunday, April 21st
Registration is open via Event EntriesLate entries will be accepted through April 15th!
Our XC Course will be open for schooling through 4/19!

Check your Entry Status here.

Contact the Secretary:

Offering Dressage TOC, Combined Tests, & full Horse Trials at each level:

M/T – T – T/N – N – N/BN – BN – BN/Starter – Starter – Pre-Starter (18”) – Poles

Hybrid Divisions: Dressage & Show Jumping are at the higher level; XC is at the lower level.

Dressage tests for CT & HT:

M, T, N, & BN: 2022 USEF Test A-Sm

Starter: 2022 USEA Starter Test-Sm

Pre-Starter & Poles: 2023 USDF Intro Test A-Sm (Walk/Trot)


Refund, Change, & Incomplete Entry Policies:

REFUNDSBefore Closing Date (CD): Entry fee, less $25 non-refundable office fee. After the CD: No refund. Competition cancellation: No refund.

CHANGES: Changes (including change of rider, horse, or division) must be made via email ( No changes, withdrawals, or stabling requests will be accepted by telephone. Changes made on/before April 2nd: No change fee. Changes April 3rd-April 17th: $50. Changes made April 18th-21st: $70 (if accepted).

Incomplete entries will not be scheduled until all paperwork and fees are collected. Entry fees: If ANY paperwork/forms (Coggins, signatures, etc.) are incomplete/missing after the early bird deadline, the regular rates apply. Likewise, if ANY paperwork/forms are incomplete/missing after the CD, the late entry fees apply.

FMF Aloha Recognized HT: Sunday, June 30th

Registration opens May 14th!

FMF Friday Unrecognized HT: Friday, July 12th

Registration opens May 21st!

Eventing Camp (July 7th-12th) registration is currently open via

FMF Fall Recognized HT: Sunday, November 17th

Registration opens October 8th!

Photography, Vendors, & Food Trucks:

Amy Flemming Waters Photography will be taking photos at our 4/21, 6/30, & 11/17 HT!

It’s All Good – Food Truck & Catering will be at our 4/21, 6/30, & 11/17 HT!

The Thrifted Eventer – Used Tack and Saddles will be at our 4/21 HT!

Divisions & Prizes:

Awards: Prize and 8 ribbons awarded per full division (3+ starters).

Offering the following divisions at all of our HT!

Poles, Pre-Starter* (18″), Starter, BN, N, T/N, T, M/T

*In order to match USEA nomenclature: Our former Starter (18″) is now Pre-Starter (18″) and our former Intro (2′) is now Starter (2’3″).

Important Info:

Reminder: All riders must bring their own bridle tags/saddle pins and rider pinny holders. Horses must wear their number during all 3 phases (either on bridle or saddle pad). We provide paper pinny inserts for rider’s pinny holder in rider’s packet. We do NOT provide bridle tags.

Confused? Check out our HT Registration 101 for FMF riders here

After the Show: Please fill out the USEA Event Evaluation Form.

Eventing News:

The FMF Spring Thing HT will be a USEA-Recognized event starting in 2025! Our inaugural event will be Saturday, April 19th.

IEL Announcement: Announcing the Inaugural 2024 IEL Championship May 4-5 at Stable View (Aiken, SC)

USEA Announcement: Announcing Starter Level Regulations

For College-Bound Eventers: Check out the list of U.S. Colleges with intercollegiate eventing programs 

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COVID-19 Information

Please consult the signs on the property for the most up-to-date policies.
General details can be found below.

Everyone (regardless of vaccination status) MUST:

  • respect physical distancing
  • e-sign the FMF waiver prior to/upon arrival of their first visit to the farm

If you have tested positive for COVID (regardless of your symptom status), do not come to the farm.

Please consult the CDC for current best practices.