Adelaide Hills Dressage Club will automatically CANCEL events when: 
• The Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) 4.15 pm forecast for the Mount Barker area on the Friday before an event: is for a temperature of 36⁰ C or above, or
• The CFS advises there will be Catastrophic fire conditions in the Mt Lofty Ranges for the day of an event, or

• At the discretion of the AHDC Committee if there is a sudden increase in temperature on Saturday night's forecast after a suitable Friday night forecast.


HoTY, PoTY and YoTY runs from October to September (inclusive).  The winners are calculated after the September competition and announced at the Spring Festival presentations in October.

The top six placegetters in each class receive points, when the percentages are 55% or greater.
6 points for 1st place
5 points for 2nd place
4 points for 3rd  place
3 points for 4th  place
2 points for 5th  place
1 points for 6th  place

These points can be achieved in any competition and in any category, including unofficial Preparatory tests.  Points are awarded for each unique Horse and Rider combination at each competition.