Sanctioning a Glass Ed Dressage Show

Glass-Ed’s sanctioning guidelines and requirements provide recommendations that promote sportsmanship, horsemanship and fellowship among riders of all ages, in a controlled and structured show environment. By sanctioning your show with Glass-Ed, your competitors will be assured that your facility, judging, and show management will be to a standard they will appreciate, with an inviting and encouraging atmosphere to promote education in a dressage setting.

In addition, Glass-Ed proudly promotes all sanctioned competitions on the Glass-Ed website, facebook page, e-mail list, as well as in the printed omnibus and in print advertising – your competition is sure to be seen!

Furthermore, Glass-Ed proudly provides organizers with support prior to, during and following competitions.

More more information on sanctioning your show with Glass-Ed, please contact  or Mary Johnson.

Forms for Renewing Sanctioning Show Hosts and Sanctioning New Show Hosts are below:

Forms must be received by Jan 30.  Mail in to Mary Johnson, 12417 Oakridge Rd, Plainwell. MI

GLASSED Show Host requirements
New Show Host Application Form – Print & mail

Renewal Show Host Application Form – Print & mail

Proposed Show Schedule for 2021

View the Show Organizer Handbook

On Line Renewal Sanctioning Show Host Application with payment

Pay your GED Sanction Fee Here .  A nominal Paypal fee is charged:

This application will be given every consideration, but its receipt does not imply that the applicant will be granted a show date

Show host Name:*
Home Address:*
Farm Name:*
Farm Address if different from above:
Home Phone:
Cell Phone:
Show Facility:*
Active Equine liability insurance info:

Have you ever been dismissed for misconduct by a any show organization or been listed on the USEF Suspension List


Are you an active member of any Dressage Organizations?

List Organizations:

Show Facility

Show Set up :*

Please make note of any changes in the following areas since your last GED show

I have changed:
Clarify changes:

Glass Ed Show Hosting Acknowledgement

I certify that my answers to the foregoing questions are true without any omissions of any kind.  I understand that if I have provided any false or misleading information that I may not be allowed to host a show.  i authorize the organization to contact any company or individual it deems appropriate to investigate my background in horses, character, show hosting history and qualifications.  I give my full consent to their revealing any and all information they wish and waive my right to bring any cause of action against these individuals for defamation, invasion of privacy or any other reason because of their statements.

I agree that if I am granted a show date, I will abide by all the rules and regulations of the organization.  i understand that the Continuation of being granted show dates may be altered at any time for rules misconduct and defamation of the organization.  I further understand that no one on the board is authorized to enter into any specialized written agreements or verbal contracts without the express written consent of the organization President or Vice President.  I also understand that my facility must meet the expectations of the Organization's show hosting guidelines and that I may need to make changes or improvements to host a show or continue hosting shows in the future

Typing my name and date below constitutes my signature and acceptance

Name signature:*
Sanction Fee
Total due w/ Paypal:

Notice about Paypal Refunds-  Paypal will no longer refund the service fee part of your payments.

By clicking on Submit, you will be sending in your form and will be connected to Paypay to make payment. There is a slight Paypal service fee added. Questions to Mary at

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Questions with an * must be answered or the form will not get submitted.

Payments-  If you are not connected automatically to Paypal when you submit your registration then you will need to make note of the total due.  Go to your paypal account and pay amount due to

Notice about PayPal Refunds-  PayPal will no longer refund the service fee portion of your payments.


Glass-Ed Mission Statement

The Great Lakes Area Show Series – Educational Dressage, Inc., (GLASS-ED) is a non-profit corporation, dedicated to the promotion and encouragement of the sport of Dressage. GLASS-ED is open to all enthusiasts of Dressage, all breeds of horses, all riding levels, professional or amateur, so as to encourage the progressive training of the horse and the rider that defines dressage. Our emphasis is to provide an enjoyable, safe, educational, competitive dressage experience for both new and experienced horse/rider teams creating and encouraging a positive environment for competitive excellence in the future.Toward this end, GLASS-ED will organize and sanction dressage competitions in the State of Michigan, with certification of compliance to USEF/USEA rules, except as modified by GLASS-ED, including appropriate records reflecting the same.


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