May 22 – 23, 2021
USEA Recognized

New Date for 2021!  
Enjoy the beautiful, well-established galloping turf at Shawan Downs in Hunt Valley, Maryland.  

See the USEA Omnibus for registration details.  
We love our volunteers!!  Signup at (choose from multiple dates under “Event Days”).  
Three cross-country schooling days are planned the week following the event.

May 4th and 5th, 2019
USEA Recognized 

Congratulations to the 2019 perpetual trophy winners at the MCTA Horse Trials at Shawan Downs!

Except for the Advanced and Intermediate trophies, these are all for the best scoring MCTA members at each level, regardless of placing. At the Advanced and Intermediate levels the trophies go to the overall winners. The winners’ and their horses’ names are engraved on the trophies, the oldest of which dates to 1982, and the winners receive engraved picture frames as “keepers.” The Social Cat Trophy

The Social Cat Trophy for the once and hopefully future Advanced division.

THE REDMOND TROPHY (Beginner Novice, Jr./YR):  Ciana Rutledge / Daybreak THE OCTAVIUS MEMORIAL TROPHY (Beginner Novice, Sr.): Teresa Martinoli / Loughnatousa Caprice THE CAPTAIN ANDREW B. DESZINAY TROPHY (Novice, Jr./YR): Cassandra Rutledge / Connect the Dots THE JACKSON HOLE TROPHY (Novice, Sr.): Colleen Rutledge / Coherence THE SPECIAL EDITION TROPHY (Training, Jr./YR): Leah Hiener / Say No More THE DISTANT FIRE MEMORIAL BOW L (Training, Sr.): Colleen Rutledge / Global Absolute THE CIDER IS SWEET BOWL (Preliminary, Jr./YR): not awarded THE SENECA BOWL (Preliminary, Sr.): Amelia McGuirk / Tequila Sonrise THE TREASURED MOTOR CAR SERVICES/YOUR ROYAL MAJESTY TROPHY (Intermediate): Colleen Rutledge / Confidence Game THE JOAN LEIGH THOMAS BARTHEL MEMORIAL TROPHY (dressage, all levels): Colleen Rutledge / Coherence
Treasured Motor Car
Treasured Motor Car

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