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CDA Events

A calendar of upcoming CDA events. 

May
4
Sat
Sperry View Farm-SS-May 4
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sperry View Farm-SS-May 4 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show
Opening Date: April 2, 2019
  — Closing Date: April 27, 2019

Judges: Tara Manion (L)

Secretary: Hanna Calcagni
131 Paul Ney Road
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 415-1522

hanna@calcagni.com

Order of Go  Download Here

Class List:
Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant.

  1. 2018 USEF Eventing Dressage Tests, Test of Choice
  2. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
  3. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
  4. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
  5. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
  6. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
  7. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
  8. 2019 USEF First Level Test 1
  9. 2019 USEF First Level Test 2
  10. 2019 USEF First Level Test 3
  11. 2019 USEF Second Level and above Test of Choice
  12. 2015 USEF Rider Tests Training-Second Level

Fees: CDA members $25 per Class
Non-members $30 per test
Number deposit: $1

Make checks payable to CDA
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Jun
30
Sun
Grand View Stable-SS-June 30
Jun 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Grand View Stable-SS-June 30 @ Grand View Stables | Columbia | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Schooling Show
Opening Date: June 1, 2019
  — Closing Date: June 24, 2019

Judges: TBD

Secretary: Rochelle McPherson
Grand View Stable
86 Hennequin Road, Columbia, CT 06238.
860-933-1939

rochelle.mcpherson@yahoo.com

Class List:

  1. USDF 2019 Introductory Tests A-B-C
  2. USEF 2015 Training – Second Rider Test
  3. USEF 2019 Training 1-3
  4. USEF 2019 First 1-3
  5. USEF 2019 Second and above-State test to be ridden.

Fees: CDA members $30 per Class
Non-members $35 per test
Number deposit: $1

Make checks payable to CDA
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Jul
7
Sun
Carbery Fields Farm-SS-July 7
Jul 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show
Opening Date: June 1, 2019
  — Closing Date: June 24, 2019

Judges: TBD

Secretary: Liz Caron
859 Beaumont Hwy.
Lebanon, CT 06249
860-208-6151

lizcaron@carberyfields.com

Class List:

Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant.
1. 2018 USEF Eventing Dressage Tests, Test of Choice
2. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
3. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
4. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
5. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
6. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
7. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
8. 2019 USEF First Level Test 1
9. 2019 USEF First Level Test 2
10. 2019 USEF First Level Test 3
11. 2019 USEF Second Level and above Test of Choice
12. 2015 USEF Rider Tests Training-Second Level

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Aug
11
Sun
Weatogue Stables – SS – August 11
Aug 11 @ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Weatogue Stables - SS - August 11 @ Weatogue Stables, LLC | Salisbury | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show, Eligible for Year End Awards

Closing Date: August 6

Judges: Doris Carlson and TBA

Secretary:
Bobbi Carleton
33 Weatogue Road
Salisbury, CT 06068

860-824-7908

 

Class List:

  • USDF 2019 Introductory A, B, and C
  • USEF 2019 Training Level, Tests 1 – 3
  • USEF 2019 First Level, Tests 1 – 3
  • USEF 2019 Second Level and above, state test of choice
  • USEF 2015 Rider’s Test- state level/test of choice
  • USEF 2018 Event test- state test of Choice
  • ***USDF Freestyle- level of choice***
  • ***Leadline***

Download Prize List  —–   Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Sep
1
Sun
Abacus-R Folly Farm-SS-September 1
Sep 1 @ 7:00 am – 6:00 pm
Abacus-R Folly Farm-SS-September 1 @ R Folly Farm | Morris | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show

Closing Date: August 26, 2019

Judge: Jane Rodd – (L)

Secretary: Nancy Blanchard – Abacus Events
(Mail entries to:)
PO. Box 9
Thomaston CT, 06787

Class List:

  • USDF Introductory A, B, and C
  • USEF Rider Tests – Training through Second Level
  • USEF Training and above
  • Dressage Seat Equitation
  • USEF 2015 Rider’s Test- state level/test of choice
  • Leadline

Download Prize List —–  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Sep
8
Sun
Sperry View Farm-SS-September 8
Sep 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sperry View Farm-SS-September 8 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show
Opening Date: August 6, 2019
 — Closing Date: September 1, 2019

Judges: Roberta Carleton (L) 

Secretary: Hanna Calcagni
131 Paul Ney Road
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 415-1522

hanna@calcagni.com

Class List:
Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant.

  1. 2018 USEF Eventing Dressage Tests, Test of Choice
  2. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
  3. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
  4. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
  5. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
  6. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
  7. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
  8. 2019 USEF First Level Test 1
  9. 2019 USEF First Level Test 2
  10. 2019 USEF First Level Test 3
  11. 2019 USEF Second Level and above Test of Choice
  12. 2015 USEF Rider Tests Training-Second Level

Fees: CDA members $25 per Class
Non-members $30 per test
Number deposit: $1

Make checks payable to CDA
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

Sep
29
Sun
Grand View Stable-SS-September 29
Sep 29 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Grand View Stable-SS-September 29 @ Grand View Stables | Columbia | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show
Opening Date: September 1, 2019
  — Closing Date: September 23, 2019

Judges: TBD

Secretary: Rochelle McPherson
Grand View Stable
86 Hennequin Road, Columbia, CT 06238.
860-933-1939

rochelle.mcpherson@yahoo.com

Class List:

  1. USDF 2019 Introductory Tests A-B-C
  2. USEF 2015 Training – Second Rider Test
  3. USEF 2019 Training 1-3
  4. USEF 2019 First 1-3
  5. USEF 2019 Second and above-State test to be ridden.

Fees: CDA members $30 per Class
Non-members $35 per test
Number deposit: $1

Make checks payable to CDA
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form

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Join CDA

Information on membership list, benefits, and forms.

Download this CDA Membership FormBenefits:

  • Printed Omnibus,
  • Bi-monthly newsletter,
  • USDF magazine,
  • Discounts

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Competitions 

Information on shows, links, and forms.

Updates, Results, and Forms for Schooling and Recognized Shows

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Centerline

Centerline is the official newsletter of CDA.

NewsletterSend information to: Pam Wilhelm centerline@ctdressage.com

CDA News

Order of Go for Sperry View Farm Schooling Show, May 5, 2019

Apr
13
Sat
Ride Review Ride April 13-14
Apr 13 @ 8:00 am – Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm
Ride Review Ride April 13-14 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Judge: Bobbi Carleton

Closing Date April 1, 2019
Download Entry Form

Mail entries to: Liz Doering
184 Sperry Road,
Bethany, CT 06524

The format will be 30 min sessions with the judge. The rider will ride the test of their choice, then the judge will review with the rider, make suggestions on how to improve the test and the rider will then be able to ride the test a second time.

$75 for CDA youth members (u/21), $80 per session for CDA adult members. $95 per session for non-­CDA members. Please include a negative coggins within 12 months of clinic date.

Complete the form and mail to Liz or email it to ewdoering@yahoo.com

Make checks payable to CDA.

Jun
19
Wed
Fox Ledge Farm – SS & Critique Ride June 19
Jun 19 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fox Ledge Farm - SS & Critique Ride June 19 @ Fox Ledge Farm | East Haddam | Connecticut | United States

2019 Schooling Dressage Shows & Ride Critique Ride
June 19, Judge Doris Carlson, USDF “L” Graduate, Closing Friday, 6/15

First ride is eligible for year end schooling show award.

Wednesdays, Rain or shine! Warm up indoors, show outdoors. Start at noon, runs ‘til dark.
Small arena will be used for USDF Intro, USEA Tests & USEF Training 1 & 2

Classes offered: Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
2019 USEF First Level Test 1
2019 USEF First Level Test 2
2019 USEF First Level Test 3
2019 USEF Second Level and above, specify Test of Choice
2013 USEF Rider Tests, Training through 2nd level
Freestyle: 2019 USDF Freestyle Tests Training – 4th level, specify Test
Dressage Equitation 2018 USEA Dressage tests, specify Test of Choice

Entries: $30/regular class, $80 Ride/Critique/Ride
Entries must be accompanied with current Coggins Test & Rabies Cert.

Make checks payable to Fox Ledge Farm. Mail to above address. No # fee.
Scratches will be refunded less an office fee of $10 before the closing date.

Ride/Critique/Ride times will be scheduled at 30 minutes each. Ride the test, receive a critique and ride the test again. The first score in the R/C/R classes will count to class score/ribbons/placing and to any association year end awards, etc.

Awards: Ribbons will be awarded to 6th place, a special prize to 1st place

Releases: Riders must have a Fox Ledge Farm Liability Waiver & Medical Form on file. These can be mailed upon request or filled out at show before riding.

Times: will be available the Monday before the show by calling Fox Ledge Farm and can be emailed, please provide an email address on entry.

Jul
17
Wed
Fox Ledge Farm – SS & Critique Ride July 17
Jul 17 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Fox Ledge Farm - SS & Critique Ride July 17 @ Fox Ledge Farm | East Haddam | Connecticut | United States

2019 Schooling Dressage Shows & Ride Critique Ride
July 17, Judge Bobbi Carleton USEF “r”, Closing Friday, 7/13

First ride is eligible for year end schooling show award.

Wednesdays, Rain or shine! Warm up indoors, show outdoors. Start at noon, runs ‘til dark.
Small arena will be used for USDF Intro, USEA Tests & USEF Training 1 & 2

Classes offered: Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
2019 USEF First Level Test 1
2019 USEF First Level Test 2
2019 USEF First Level Test 3
2019 USEF Second Level and above, specify Test of Choice
2013 USEF Rider Tests, Training through 2nd level
Freestyle: 2019 USDF Freestyle Tests Training – 4th level, specify Test
Dressage Equitation 2018 USEA Dressage tests, specify Test of Choice

Entries: $30/regular class, $80 Ride/Critique/Ride
Entries must be accompanied with current Coggins Test & Rabies Cert.

Make checks payable to Fox Ledge Farm. Mail to above address. No # fee.
Scratches will be refunded less an office fee of $10 before the closing date.

Ride/Critique/Ride times will be scheduled at 30 minutes each. Ride the test, receive a critique and ride the test again. The first score in the R/C/R classes will count to class score/ribbons/placing and to any association year-end awards, etc.

Awards: Ribbons will be awarded to 6th place, a special prize to 1st place

Releases: Riders must have a Fox Ledge Farm Liability Waiver & Medical Form on file. These can be mailed upon request or filled out at show before riding.

Times: will be available the Monday before the show by calling Fox Ledge Farm and can be emailed, please provide an email address on entry.

Jan
26
Sat
Weekend Equestrian Program
Jan 26 @ 8:00 am – Jan 27 @ 5:00 pm
Weekend Equestrian Program @ Chase Collegiate School | Waterbury | Connecticut | United States

Dressage4Kids

Weekend Equestrian Program
January 26 -27, 2019

Featuring Olympian Allison Brock

New, larger building this year at Chase Collegiate School in Waterbury, CT

Offering valuable Horse-Related Seminars for all Riding Disciplines, Ages, and Skill Levels.

Tracks Include:

 USEF/USDF Tests for 2019 with USEF “S” Judge Margaret Freeman

 Instructors/Trainers Seminar Horsemanship with Vicki Hammers-O’Neil and Sarah Geikie

 Judges Forum with USEF“S” Judge Margaret Freeman (USDF Accredited and counts for continuing education for USDF L Graduates)

For Information go to: www.dressage4kids.org

Mar
30
Sat
Clinic with Margaret Freeman @ Sperry View Farm March 30
Mar 30 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Clinic with Margaret Freeman @ Sperry View Farm March 30 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Ride with Margaret Freeman at Sperry View Farm March 30th

The cost per ride is $100. If interested contact Liz Doering ASAP. Get ready for the show season, this is a great opportunity to ask questions about the new tests, ride new movements, work on yourself and your horse.

Apr
13
Sat
Ride Review Ride April 13-14
Apr 13 @ 8:00 am – Apr 14 @ 5:00 pm
Ride Review Ride April 13-14 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Judge: Bobbi Carleton

Closing Date April 1, 2019
Download Entry Form

Mail entries to: Liz Doering
184 Sperry Road,
Bethany, CT 06524

The format will be 30 min sessions with the judge. The rider will ride the test of their choice, then the judge will review with the rider, make suggestions on how to improve the test and the rider will then be able to ride the test a second time.

$75 for CDA youth members (u/21), $80 per session for CDA adult members. $95 per session for non-­CDA members. Please include a negative coggins within 12 months of clinic date.

Complete the form and mail to Liz or email it to ewdoering@yahoo.com

Make checks payable to CDA.

Apr
14
Sun
CEC-SS-April 14
Apr 14 @ 8:00 am – 5:30 pm
CEC-SS-April 14 @ Connecticut Equestrian Center | Coventry | Connecticut | United States

Non Sponsored CDA Schooling Show, eligible for year end schooling show award.

Entry Form

Judge: Virginia Leary

Apr
27
Sat
Sonnenhof Equestrian Center – SS – April 27
Apr 27 @ 8:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sonnenhof Equestrian Center - SS - April 27 @ Sonnenhof Equestrian Center | Easton | Connecticut | United States

Non Sponsored CDA Schooling Show eligible for year end awards

Opening Date: April 2, 2019 —Closing Date: April 22, 2019

Judges: Corinna Scheller-Fleming, “L” Judge

Secretary: Kirsten Gray
145 Eden Hill Road
Easton, CT 06612
sonnenhofec@gmail.com

Class List: Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant.
1. 2018 USEF Eventing Dressage Tests, Test of Choice
2. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
3. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
4. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
5. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
6. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
7. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
8. 2019 USEF First Level Test 1
9. 2019 USEF First Level Test 2
10. 2019 USEF First Level Test 3
11. 2019 USEF Second Level and above Test of Choice
12. 2015 USEF Rider Tests Training-Second Level

Fees:
CDA members $25 per Class
Non-members $30 per test
Number deposit: $1
Make checks payable to Gray Frisian Farm
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Awards: Up to six ribbons awarded in each class.

Rules: Number of rides per horse/rider combination may be limited to two. State two preferred tests first on applications. Current negative Coggins within 12 months is mandatory and must accompany entry. All competitors must wear ASTM approved helmets while mounted. Classes may be combined, split, or canceled at the discretion of management. Family pets are not allowed on the premises. Please treat the grounds as you would your own property. Place all trash in bins.

Times: Times will be posted by the Thursday before the show on www.sonnenhofequestriancenter.com and will be
emailed. Please supply valid email with entry.

Directions: see www.sonnenhofequestriancenter.com

May
4
Sat
Sperry View Farm-SS-May 4
May 4 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sperry View Farm-SS-May 4 @ Sperry View Farm | Bethany | Connecticut | United States

Connecticut Dressage Association Sponsored Schooling Show
Opening Date: April 2, 2019
  — Closing Date: April 27, 2019

Judges: Tara Manion (L)

Secretary: Hanna Calcagni
131 Paul Ney Road
Cheshire, CT 06410
(203) 415-1522

hanna@calcagni.com

Order of Go  Download Here

Class List:
Classes may be split or combined as entries warrant.

  1. 2018 USEF Eventing Dressage Tests, Test of Choice
  2. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test A
  3. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test B
  4. 2019 USDF Introductory Level Test C
  5. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 1
  6. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 2
  7. 2019 USEF Training Level Test 3
  8. 2019 USEF First Level Test 1
  9. 2019 USEF First Level Test 2
  10. 2019 USEF First Level Test 3
  11. 2019 USEF Second Level and above Test of Choice
  12. 2015 USEF Rider Tests Training-Second Level

Fees: CDA members $25 per Class
Non-members $30 per test
Number deposit: $1

Make checks payable to CDA
No refunds after closing date. Non-negotiable checks will be charged $25

Download Prize List —  Download Schooling Show Entry Form