Competitor Info

InavaleEntryForms 2020 – coming soon

Entries open May 15th!

The CDE at Inavale is  the second event in the

West Coast Triple Crown.

Location of Event: Inavale Farm   •  31786 Horse Farm Ln  •   Philomath,  Oregon  97370

Organizer: Gina Miner    510-918-5800

Type of Events/Divisions offered

 CDE-Training (ADS)



CDE-Intermediate II (ADS)

 Secretary: Linda Yutzy

Method(s) of Accepting Entries:

Mail to Secretary

This pdf doc contains all the info and forms you need:

InavaleEntryForms 2020 – coming soon

Checks payable to: Oregon Equestrian Events Inc.


President of the Jury:


TD: Penny Nicely

Course Designer: Keith Yutzy

Vet: David Asmar DVM – (503) 630-4558

EMT: Philomath Fire Department – (541) 929-3002

Combined Driving Event (CDE):

CDE – Training – $225

CDE – Preliminary – $250

CDE – Intermediate – $250

CDE – Intermediate II – $250

$5 per entry competition videography fee.  This is mandatory.

Other Fees

ADS Competition Fee – $5

ADS Non-Member Fee – $30

 Post Entry Fees – $275

Entry Fee Refund Policy – $50 office fee will be deducted from all refunds. Before closing date, full refund minus office fee. After closing date up until 72 hours before event starts, full refund minus office fee only if we can fill your spot from waiting list . No refunds after 72 hours prior to event start.

Stall Fee – $135

Stall Deposit – $0

Stall Fee Details – Initial bedding provided (one bag). Final cleaning provided. Additional bag of shavings available at $10 per bag. Self-stalling may be allowed in designated areas if barns are full. VSE’s have priority. $50 cost. Contact secretary if considering self-stalling.

Stall Cleaning Fee – $0

 Stall Refund Policy – Same as entry fee.

Camping on site, no hookups.  No fee.

Other fees or costs not covered above, or notes about fees:   $30 per person for Saturday night dinner -$50 gift card awarded to competitor selected as the most friendly and helpful to others!  In addition to the live Auction on Thursday, there will be a Silent Auction that will end Saturday after dinner. Credit/Debit cards will be welcome for both auctions.

Social Event- Thursday Wine and Cheese Soiree with LIVE AUCTION.  No dinner Friday… time to walk the course.  Saturday night Awards  Dinner $30 per person

Checks payable to: Oregon Equestrian Events Inc.

Golf Cart rental: some rental golf carts available, reservations required.
Please reserve golf carts directly from Fourome Golf Carts in Woodburn, OR 503-981-4606 Golf carts are delivered Thursday and picked up Monday.  No one day rentals.

Dressage Tests

CDE – Training

All turnouts:

CDE – Preliminary

Singles & Pairs incl VSE:

Multiples (tandem and fours):

CDE – Intermediate

All Turnouts:

CDE – Intermediate II


Pairs: Horse & Pony Pairs:

Four in hand: Horse & Pony Four-in-Hand:

VSE Arena Size – 30 x 75


Other Dressage Information – Dressage starts Friday 8:00 am.  Warm up area close by. All tandem,Unicorn, and four-in-hand will be held in large arena (40 x 100 or VSE 30 x 75)


 CDE – Training – Sections: 3, km: 12, Obstacles: 5

CDE – Preliminary – Sections: 3, km: 14, Obstacles: 6

CDE – Intermediate – Sections: 3, km: 15, Obstacles: 7

CDE – Intermediate II – Sections: 3, km: 15, Obstacles: 7

Marathon Terrain – Sec. A and Walk, flat pasture, can be bumpy, Sec. B. dirt track through woods, some hills.

The Tall Timbers obstacle used in previous years  will be replaced by a new obstacle in the Spectator Field.


CDE – Training: Minimum Clearance

CDE – Preliminary: Minimum Clearance

CDE – Intermediate: Minimum Clearance

 CDE – Intermediate II: Standard Width

Arena/Warm Up Footing: Grass


 Stables Open – Thursday 9:00 am

Secretary Office Open – Thursday at noon.

Course Briefing (if required) – Briefing and course walk 5:00 pm Thursday, July 11th.

Dressage Info – Dressage starts at 8:00 am. Warm up area close by. All Tandem, Unicorn or Four-in-hand will be held in large area (40×100 or VSE 30×75)

Marathon – Marathon starts at 8:30 am.

Golf carts and ATV’s allowed on site. Some golf cart rentals available. Reserve in advance with Foresome Golf Cars, Woodburn, OR 503-981-4606.  Golf Carts will be delivered on Thursday and picked up on Monday. No one day rentals.

Cones – Cones start at 9:00 am

Safety Check before marathon – ADS safety check form required.

Social Event – Thursday night welcome Wine and Cheese Soiree with LIVE AUCTION followed by Potluck dinner. Friday night open….walk your obstacles! Saturday night Awards dinner.

Stabling Info

Stabling: July 10th – July 15th

Stabling Information – Roofed stalls.


Onsite Primitive Camping Available

 No hook ups. Opens July 10th, Closes July 15th.

Hotel 1 – In Corvallis-about 12 miles away: Best Western (Grand Manor Inn) Corvallis, OR 877 556-2667

Hotel 2 – In Philomath- about 5 miles away: Galaxie Motel Philomath, OR 541 929 4334

Directions to Show – Inavale Farm is located in Philomath, Oregon, about 2 hours south of Portland and an hour north of Eugene. To find us follow I-5 to Exit 228, follow Highway 34 west about 10 miles to Corvallis. If you would like driving directions using one of the many web sites, enter: Inavale Farm 31786 Horse Farm Lane Philomath, OR 97370

General Information

Dogs on leash at all times. Dog care available on site. Contact Inavale Farm Kennels, 541 929-4482.

Golf Carts and ATV’s allowed on site. Some rental golf carts available, reservations required. Reserve in advance with Foresome Golf Cars, Woodburn, OR 503-981-4606.  Golf Carts will be delivered on Thursday and picked up on Monday. No one day rentals.

Additional shavings available on grounds @ $10 per bag.

Driver/Groom twice around allowed on marathon? (Article 943.2) Yes, if scheduling allows. Sharing of equipment must be stated on entry form.

Other Information

Equine Health Requirements: Please see ADS Rule Book Article 6.3. Equines must be accompanied by a valid certification either included with the entry or presented to the secretary before equine(s) is unloaded at Inavale.  Confirm expiration dates with your veterinarian.  ALL EQUINES 1 Equine Influenza Virus and Equine herpes Virus (Rhino Pneumonitis) vaccinations within 6 months.  Choices of proof per ADS Article 6.3: OUT OF STATE EQUINES ONLY add 2.  Negative Coggins test within 6 months prior to July 16, 2018. 3. Current Health Certificate.  Please check with your vet for particulars.


 Food on Grounds?: Yes

Friday, July 12th through Sunday, July 14th.