Definitions Terms used in these Rules are defined as follows: Agent: An employee of, or other person, who is duly authorized by, an Owner or person registered with EEF, to be their person responsible in particular areas. Competition: The term “competition” refers to each individual class for which placings and prizes are awarded. Discipline: The term “discipline” refers to the type of event or competition which can be either, Dressage, Show Jumping, Eventing, Combined Event, or any other which the Federation may decide. Event: The term “event” refers to the complete meeting, show or concours under the control of the Organisers. “Events” may include “competitions” for more than one “discipline” The Federation: The Emirates Equestrian Federation or EEF or The Executive Committee of The Emirates Equestrian Federation. Guardian: A person, duly authorized to act on behalf of the person legally responsible for the under age individual. Horse: Refers also to a Pony or other member of the genus Equus unless the context requires otherwise.
A Horse shall be born from a mare. Judge: A member of the Judges’ panel appointed by the Federation or be appointed by the Event Organising Commitee. Organisers: The organizer or organizing committee (OC) recognized by EEF and responsible for organizing any equestrian event.
Criteria against which EEF will recognise the OC should be published prior to commencement of the competition season. Person Responsible: In all cases the rider is deemed to be the Person Responsible (P.R.) Registered Person: Any paid-up person for the year current with The Emirates Equestrian Federation. Rules: The Rules of The Emirates Equestrian Federation. Show Ground: The area in which the ring/arena, collecting ring, exercise/assembly areas, transport parks and stabling are situated. Trainer: A person who’s normal employment/appointment in the UAE is that of Dressage Trainer or a person officially appointed by EEF to act as Official Trainer. Year: The year commences on 1st January and ends on the 31st December, as per FEI. UAE competition season: from October 1st to June 1st.
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