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George Williams Clinic Recap

On March 12-13th USDF President and former rider at Tempel Lipizzans, George Williams, returned to the home of one of the largest herds of the endangered Lipizzan breed in the US to present a two-day clinic for local riders and auditors.   Mr Williams brought his knowledge from international competition and training…

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Directive Dressage: Test Riding Tips

I was reading my issue of Dressage Today and came upon an article about test riding with three world class judges.  Of the ones that they spoke about in the article the idea of ‘riding the directive ideas’ struck me as particularly meaningful since these are the exact things that the judges…

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Clinic Riding With An Inferiority Complex

The idea of riding in a clinic in front of professionals with a really professional PROFESSIONAL absolutely terrified me. Between the, usually, hugely expensive cost and the pressure of presenting yourself in an environment surrounded by other like minded riders my anxiety levels used to sky rocket. As a very…

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Why Do I Horse Show

Why do I horse show? I’ve found myself asking this question over and over as I think about the 2016 show season.  I planned on trying to qualify for USDF Regional 2 Championships at Training and First Level with Bubba.  I’d planned to also qualify him for Local Circuit Championships…

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