Happy New Year, Eventers!

Happy 2023, eventers! OCTA is pleased to congratulate year end award winners for both schooling shows and recognized shows. Find the list of winners below:

For more information about how to qualify for year end awards, visit the Awards page.

Don’t forget to renew your membership! The new membership form is now available, and can be submitted by email or mail, and paid online or by check.

We look forward to seeing you this year!

Spring Events Are Here!

Several events are on the calendar this spring in Oklahoma- don’t miss out on the fun!

Head to our Events page to see what else is on the calendar this year!

2022 Scholarship Application Available

Applications are now open for the 2022 OCTA educational scholarship! Applications are due by January 8, 2022. Applicants must:

  • Be an adult or junior member in good standing for a full calendar year
  • Have spent eight hours volunteering for OCTA (including working on the board or on a committee, volunteering for an OCTA HT/CT, workday, or learning day) or volunteering for an eventing landowner who holds a business sponsorship with OCTA, or at a USEA recognized horse trial in 2020.

For more details on eligibility and how to apply, visit the Scholarship page or download the scholarship application.

Make Plans to Attend Learning Day

OCTA’s annual Learning Day returns June 6, 2021 at Celtic Cross Equestrian Center in Norman! Make plans to attend this fun and informative event. Learning session topics include:

  • Introduction to eventing
  • Mane braiding & tail banging
  • Equine massage
  • Cross country equipment, including horseshoe studs
  • Eventing rider attire
  • How to be a cross country jump judge
  • How to walk stadium and cross country courses
  • Bandaging legs

For full details, download the flyer. Pre-registration is required, so download the entry form and send it in today!

Schooling Show Sponsorships Now Available

OCTA is pleased to announce a new sponsorship opportunity for schooling show organizers. The Schooling Show Sponsorship is designed to benefit some of OCTA’s most important supporters: the show organizers who make it possible for our members to compete. This new membership includes advertisement and promotion in OCTA newsletters and on social media for shows.

For full details, check out this PDF.

More Events Added for 2020

Many of OCTA’s sponsors have finalized events for the 2020 show season! The Raise the Bar show series and Oklahoma Eventing Circuit have several shows slated for spring, summer, and fall. Additionally, 4Him Ranch is hosting two clinics with Sherry Guess. Check out our Events page for details, or download PDF files below:

RSVP for the annual meeting now!

OCTA’s annual meeting will be held on January 25, 2020 at 1:00 PM at Feather Creek Farm in Norman, OK! This fun and festive affair will include a potluck lunch, the award of the annual scholarship, year end award prizes, a guest speaker, and opportunities for members to give their input on OCTA’s 2020 activities.

Additionally, Feather Creek Farm is offering OCTA members the opportunity to school cross country at a discounted rate before the meeting! Members can school for only $40 from 8:00 AM until 12:00 PM.

Please RSVP to Patti Otto via the OCTA Facebook page or by email at victor3day(at)icloud(dot)com.

If you can’t make it to the meeting, be sure to mail in your 2020 membership form!

Download the membership form:
PDF format
docx format

Renew your membership now!

It’s time to renew your OCTA membership for 2020! Membership has several benefits, including discounts on OCTA educational events, eligibility for year end awards, and eligibility for the educational scholarship. Memberships for families, individuals, and juniors are available, and a sponsor membership is also available this year.

Download the 2020 membership form today!