Rules & Regulations for competing in BRC Events

All members must have their hats tagged before competing in any BRC Qualifier or Championship. For acceptable specifications check the Hat Standards Guidelines.


All competitors in Cross-Country phases must wear a BETA Level 3 (Purple Label) body protector manufactured in 2000 or later. 

Each competition has different eligibilities dependent on BE points, BS and BD winnings. Please ensure you have checked the eligibility on the regulations page prior to putting yourself forward to team events.

All competing horses must have a valid yearly vaccination record and this must be shown in order to compete at any Area Event.


A link to all useful BRC documents can be found here -

BRC handbook is available here -