NorCal Thoroughbred Events

Promoting second careers for ex-racehorses, and showcasing the versatility and athleticism of the thoroughbred.

About

A new year-end highpoint series to promote Thoroughbreds in sporthorse disciplines!  Prizes awarded in Hunter, Jumper, and Dressage divisions.  
There is no cost to participate.

General Rules

-Points are accumulated on a horse and rider team basis.
-Horses must be registered with T.I.P. prior to a show to accumulate points.
-You must participate in eligible shows at a minimum of two different venues.
-Points are accumulated within a calendar year.
-Prizes to first place, ribbons through sixth.

Hunter Divisions

Coming soon.

Jumper Divisions

Coming soon.

Dressage Divisions

-Awarded at Introductory, Training, First, and Second Level.
-Average of two highest scores from Eligible Shows at two different venues.

Eligible Shows 2023

NorCal Thoroughbred at Brookside, Elk Grove
(Hunter, Jumper, and Dressage) April 28-30

Osierlea, San Juan Bautista (Dressage)

Paso Robles Horse Park Schooling Shows, Paso Robles
(Hunter and Jumper) April 1-2; May 6-7; Sep 23-24; Oct 7-8

Shandoni Ranch, Elverta (Hunter and Jumper)

Verde View Farms, Sanger (Hunter and Jumper)

Woodside Schooling Shows (Hunter, Jumper, and Dressage) 
  •  9/17/2022 10:30 AM
  •   Woodside Horse Park, 3674 Sand Hill Rd, Redwood City, CA 94062

NTE is administering a full slate of T.I.P. ribbons and special prizes for the highest placing thoroughbreds in hunter, jumper, and dressage classes at the Woodside Schooling Show on Saturday! Thoroughbred division run concurrently with open classes; no additional fees to enter!

  •  4/29/2022 12:00 PM - 5/1/2022 05:00 PM
  •   Brookside Equestrian Park, 11120 Bradley Ranch Road, Elk Grove, CA 95624

Northern California's only all-thoroughbred show! Classes in hunters, jumpers, western, and dressage, including prize money classes and TIP ribbons and awards. Join us for a weekend of fun and friendly competition and to celebrate the breed's athleticism and versatility.

  •  3/12/2022 09:00 AM - 3/13/2022 03:30 PM
  •   Three Oaks Ranch, Morgan Hill, CA

Introduce your horse to working cows in a safe and fun manner, while improving your partnership and confidence! Will work at each pair’s comfort level, starting with approaching and moving among the herd and when ready working towards cutting a cow from the herd and pushing it, and letting the horse track the cow. Clinician Heather Kornemann has 30 years experience riding and training cutting and ranch horses with a focus on the California bridle horse and vaquero tradition. Small groups, 90 minute session $150. Two sessions for the same horse and rider for $250.

  •  12/11/2021 08:30 AM - 12/12/2021 03:30 PM
  •   Skylark Equestrian, 20350 Marsh Creek Rd, Brentwood, CA 94513, USA

Amelia has helped and encouraged thousands of riders through her Dressage Academy and popular YouTube channel. Now here's a chance to clinic with her in person! Amelia Newcomb is a USDF Bronze, Silver, and Gold Medalist and has trained numerous horses from green-broke through Grand Prix. She uses theories from both natural horsemanship and classical dressage to create a holistic approach to training with an emphasis on trust, understanding, and relaxation for both horse and rider.

  •  10/9/2021 09:00 AM
  •   Sequoia Arena, Joaquin Miller Park, Oakland, CA, USA

Clinic will cover basic rules, how to get started, and tips and techniques. Emphasis will be on good horsemanship, not speed. This is a great cross training event for any discipline to work on turning, impulsion, or just more variety in your arena work! Clinician Tracy Maurer has over 20 years experience training horses and riders in a variety of western disciplines. In addition to barrel racing, Tracy has done gymkhana, won championships in trail trials, and worked as an exercise rider and was a winning thoroughbred racing trainer. Saturday, October 9. Small groups, approx. 3 hours each, $150

  •  4/30/2021 09:00 AM - 5/2/2021 06:00 PM
  •   Brookside Equestrian Park, 11120 Bradley Ranch Rd, Elk Grove, CA 95624

A weekend of fun and friendly competition promoting the versatility and athleticism of the thoroughbred horse.

  •  11/6/2020 09:00 AM - 11/8/2020 05:00 PM
  •   Murieta Equestrian Center, 7200 Lone Pine Drive, Rancho Murieta, CA 95683

We are proud to host renown horseman and clinician Bernie Traurig! Private sessions available on Friday, and a two-day progressive clinic with small groups on Saturday and Sunday. This clinic is open to all levels of riders, whether you ride hunters, jumpers, or event.

  • 657 Viewridge Drive, Pacifica, CA, 94044
  • (mailing address only)