This national program was approved on 2012-03-19 by the VaultCanada Sport Committee. Levels 1 through 5 are administered and managed provincially, while levels 6 through 8 are administered and managed nationally.
This page provides a technical overview of how to calculate the force a vaulter experiences during a fall, including an introduction to g-force calculations with references and sources, an official test method that uses readily available tools, comparisons to other sports, and finally, recommendations specific to vaulting.
At this time, this program is only available in BC. The BC Ministry of Education has approved the application by the EVABC granting high school credits to vaulters who achieve significant milestones in their careers. The program provides opportunities for the following credits:
The Saskatchewan Equestrian Vaulting Association (SEVA) is a non-profit corporation, founded in 2010 by a small group of interested vaulters and parents from the Living Skies Vaulting Club. The SEVA is recognized by the Saskatchewan Horse Federation (SHF) as the Provincial Vaulting Organization for the province.
Every Vaulter, Lunger and Horse is required to have an FEI ID number.
Each year your FEI number needs to be renewed.
You can register or renew it here:
All vaulters who are competing outside of Canada, at an FEI event must sign up through the EC Authorization to compete Portal:
Authorization to compete CVI
All Vaulters who wish to declare their intention to compete for Canada at an FEI Championship must send notice to Vault Canada via email@example.com and through the EC Games/Championships Portal:
Step by Step instructions can be found here:
The EVA of BC is a registered not-for-profit society, with the mandate to support and grow the sport of equestrian vaulting (or “vaulting” for short) in British Columbia through education and actively supporting the development of coaches, clubs and vaulters. The EVA of BC operates under its Constitution and By-Laws .
All clubs listed on this page are official and current member clubs of the SEVA and have at least one certified Trainer/Coach.
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This page contains information about, and downloads for, National, Provincial, and FEI rules plus the Guidelines for both barrel competitions and other unrecognized classes that may be offered in Canadian competitions. Also included are links to the FEI Guidelines and Code of Points.
It is widely known that helmets should not be used when vaulting, but less widely understood why. This page introduces the basics, while our Fall g-Force Calculator page goes into all the details, provides a tool to help assess the level of risk, and states the Risk Management Guidelines for Vaulting.
When you want to enter an event like a CVI or world championships, the requirements are quite different than what you would expect at regular Canadian vaulting competitions. You will be entering on behalf of your country so this involves both Equine Canada and the International Equestrian Federation.
Results for the 2022 Vault Canada Canadian National Championships
Thank you to Bretta DeLuca for putting together this excellent overview of what to expect at a vaulting competition!
Results for the 2022 Alberta Provincial Championships
Vaulting is the performance of gymnastic and dance-like movements to music on a moving horse.
Congratulations to all competitors and to our new BC Provincial Champions!
All clubs listed on this page are official and current member clubs of the AEVA and have at least one certified Trainer/Coach.
All clubs listed on this page are official and current member clubs of the EVABC and have at least one certified Trainer/Coach.
In Canada, we have Provincial and National Judges. Provincial Judges can judge provincial events as well as Equestrian Canada divisions up to and including Canter AA. National Judges can judge Provincial events and all Equestrian Canada divisions.
The Alberta Equestrian Vaulting Association was created as a non-profit society in 2004 with three founding member clubs; fifteen years of growth later, there are seven vaulting clubs in Alberta, all of which are active and competitive. Read more about our Association, our High Point Program and the Indon Award.
Membership in the AEVA is open to anyone who is interested in vaulting; two types of memberships are available: