MDA Sponsors a Clinic With Jeanne McDonald
Jeanne is a FEI “I” Dressage Judge, an USEF “S” Dressage Judge, an “r” (now retired) Dressage Sport Horse Breed Judge and is also a certified FEI “YH” Judge. She officiates at more than 30 shows each year in the United States, Canada (judging their first Eventing Young Horse Championships in Ottawa in 2005), Mexico, Costa Rica and the Islands. Jeanne has judged the USEF National Young Horse Championships in Kentucky and at Lamplight, many times. In 2009 she judged the European Junior & Young Riders Dressage Championships in Ermelo, Holland.
Each ride will be 45 minutes - $125. Semi privates available only if privates do not fill. There is no mark up on this rate and no charge for auditors. Chairs and hot coffee are provided for you. More extensive snacks and drinks provided by MDA in exchange for monetary donations. MDA members may use 1 work credit for $10 discount per ride.
Please note that all current MDA rules apply (i.e. helmet rule, etiquette rule, etc.)
Cedarcrest Farm is equipped with a 90 X 200 indoor arena with new LiteFoot footing and expansive mirrors. There is also a new outdoor sand and fiber arena for warming up that is 86 by 200. There is gravel parking for trailers for participants.
Please reply via email to Lita Hughes at email@example.com. Call 410 -215-8721 or email her if you need more information. Preference will be given to MDA members first then to nonmembers if not filled. Paperwork and payment may be mailed if time permits to Lita Hughes, 2327 Garrett Road White Hall, MD 21161. Emailed forms are also being accepted, with payment due before you ride. Please reply early!
You will be required to make payment (to MDA, Inc.) including original work credit if applied, provide proof of negative coggins (dated within one year of clinic date) and sign release forms before you ride. If you commit to come, then you will need to pay or find a replacement.
Cedarcrest Farm is located at 2600 Garrett Road, White Hall, MD 21161. Directions for parking and times will be provided by Friday April 19.
Clinic Ride Times
9:30 Barb Dreyer on young horse Checkers
10:15 MarySue McCarthy on Finney
11:00 Lita Hughes on Candy (Dreyer)
11:45 Shelly Caplan
1:00 Sue vanNorman
1:45 Jill Blackburn
2:30 Marita Norbert
3:15 Lita on Quisas
Please remember to bring all of your paperwork. If you have friends coming to watch pls remind them to park at the barn. Have a super day !