All USDF recognized competitions, including breed restricted competitions, are invited to participate. There is no cost to the competition to host the USDF/Dover Saddlery Adult Amateur Medal Program and no additional class to add. Competitions check the USDF/Dover Adult Amateur Medal Class box on the USEF/USDF Joint Application and designate the required Second Level Test Three or applicable test of choice USDF/Dover Saddlery Adult Amateur Medal class in the prize list.
The medal will be awarded to the highest scoring adult amateur who meets the eligibility requirements and has obtained a score of at least 60 percent in the designated class.
Winners will receive a medal with neck ribbon and a gift certificate for each of the first three medals they win during the competition year.
A National Merit Award will be presented to every rider who wins three or more medals in the competition year.
All National Merit Award winners are eligible.
The National Champion and Reserve Champion will be awarded to the riders with the highest and second highest average of their top three scores of their medal winning rides during the competition year.
The National Champion and Reserve Champion will each receive a gift certificate.
The National Champion and Reserve Champion awards will be presented at the Adequan®/USDF Annual Convention.