november 15-20, 2022

barnstaple eventing
morriston, florida

cross country | pro rider demos | show jumping | dressage fix-a-test | competitor's parties | awards | education from top riders

cross country | pro rider demos | show jumping | dressage fix-a-test | competitor's parties | awards | education from top riders

cross country | pro rider demos | show jumping | dressage fix-a-test | competitor's parties | awards | education from top riders

Experience the thrill of an educational three day event and learn from the pros

 At the Peterson Smith BarnStaple Educational Three Day, riders from starter through training will have the unique opportunity to experience each exciting aspect of a traditional three day event.

Throughout the six-day event, participants will learn from international riders, USA medal winners, respected authors, FEI officials, and sought-after clinicians.

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Tuesday, november 15th

- Arrival Exams
- jog demos with peter gray
- jog practice with Dorothy Crowel and Sara Kozumplick

demos and practice

wednesday, november 16th

- Arrival Exams
- cross country course open for walking
- dressage demo with will faudree and peter gray
- Ride-a-tests with debbie adams
- first horse inspection

demos and practice

welcome party

"the a,b,c's of a classic three day" with leslie law

thursday, november 17th

demos, practice, and education

dinner & education

- dressage 
- corss country course walks
- steeplechase demo with kyle carter
- "good horsemanship techniques" with tik maynard
- ride-a-test with debbie adams
- steeplechase schooling with dorothy crowell

"the equine connection and communication" with sinead halpin

friday, november 18th

- cross country course walks
- vet box demo with max corcoran and rachel goth from peterson & smith
- cross country demo with lauren nicholson and buck davidson

demos, practice, and education

dinner & education

"horsemanship!!" with mac corcoran and rachel goth

saturday, november 19th

demos, practice, and education

boogie with the band competitor party

- endurance begins
- show jumping course open for walking
- "Riding your three-day horse is different" show jumping demo with sara Kozumplick & Brody Robertson

competitor party

sunday, november 20th

demos, practice, and education

- third horse inspection
- show jumping begins

awards brunch

- "Omelettes and awards" with kyle carter and buck davidson as mc's


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The peterson smith barnstaple educational three day

auditors & spectators

event volunteers

BarnStaple Eventing welcomes spectators to enjoy Cross Country Day on Saturday, November 19th free of charge.

For general event questions, please contact Event Organizer Mary Fike at

There are a variety of volunteer positions available that may include a mix of sitting, standing or both. No experience is required for most positions and training is provided. Click the link below to sign up or reach out to Carol at for more information.

A few volunteer benefits include: free lunch, gifts, a free schooling pass, and free access to some upcoming clinics.



who is this event for?

The Classic Three Day was created for low-level riders to experience the joy and thrill of participating in an old-school three day event. We've put a special focus on educating competitors on everything from what to expect at a vet check, to demos by top riders, to social events attended by the pros to make for a truly one-of-a-kind, immersive experience.


which pro riders are attending?

The running list of confirmed pros are Peter Grey, Leslie Law, Max Corcoran, Dorothy Crowell, Kyle Carter, Lauren Nicholson, Buck Davidson, and Sara Kozumplik. We expect to add more names leading up to the event.





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