Established 1984. Members from Richmond and the surrounding areas of Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia, & North Carolina, who support & enjoy recreational and competitive carriage driving.

JRDA 2022 Events (club ~ local ~ regional)

Please email directly to the given contact to confirm your participation in an event. To request changes or additions to the list, email here. Events subject to change.

JRDA Sponsored Events are in BOLD TEXT

  • April 8-10 Southern Pines CDE & CT, Carolina Horse Park, NC

Omnibus 04-04-2022 Southern Pines CDE & CT

▪︎ April 9-11 Blowing Rock, NC trails. Contact:

▪︎ April 16-17 Aiken Carriage Classic & Dressage, Aiken, SC

Omnibus 04-16-2022 Aiken Carriage Classic and Dressage

▪︎ April 23 JRDA Pleasure Drive at Westover Plantation

  • April 23 Toad Hollow Arena Driving Trial, Crozet, VA

  • April 21-24 Katydid Combined Driving Event Tryon, NC

  • May 6-8 Carriage Classic in the Pines, Southern Pines, NC

Omnibus 05-06-2022 Carriage Classic in the Pines

▪︎ May 14 Harlequin Farm Arena Driving Trial, Purcellville, VA

▪︎May 21 Driving Derby, Glenarvon Farm, Bremo Bluff, VA

  • May 28 JRDA Fun Day, 2545 Dogtown Rd., Goochland.

  • June 3-5 Elk Creek CDE & CT, Fair Hill, MD

  • June 16 Midweek Drive, Pocahontas State Park.

  • June 23-34 Lancaster County (PA) Carriage Auction

  • June 25 Toad Hollow Driving Derby, Crozet, VA

  • July 9 JRDA Annual Picnic/Auction Contact: Daphne Lasser


  • August 20 Driving Derby, Focus Forward Farm, Bremo Bluff, VA

  • Aug 28 MLM Dressage and Combined Test, Purcellville, VA

  • Sept 8-11 MARD Pleasure Driving Weekend, Fair Hill, MD

  • Sept 17 Driving Derby, Troy VA

  • Sept. 30-Oct 2 Timberland CDE & CT, Carolina Horse Park, NC

Contact: Dot Ruqus

  • Nov. 4-7 Windsor Trace CDE & CT, Windsor, SC

  • Nov 5 JRDA Meeting

  • Nov. TBA Focus Forward Driving Derby, Bremo Bluff, VA

  • Dec TBA JRDA Christmas Party

  • Dec 18 JRDA Christmas Drive, Glenarvon Farm

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