MDA News

Dec 30, 2016

Come and celebrate your achievements with us on January 28, 2017 from 1 to 4 at 510 Johnny's in Bel Air, MD.

Reservation form, headcount form and banquet book ad form are now available.

Postmark date for reservation form is January 18, 2017.

Nov 30, 2016
Thursday December 8, 2016 7 pm at Wegman's Hunt Valley.
Nov 25, 2016

November 26 & 27 at Cedarcrest Farm in White Hall, MD.

Volunteers riding for free or at a reduced rate based on work credits earned in2016.

Nov 13, 2016
Applications for all awards due by November 15!
Nov 13, 2016
Congratulations to all new and returning members!
Nov 13, 2016

January 20 - 22, 2017.

Volunteers needed!

Sep 26, 2016
MDA sends prayers to the Family and Friends of Nancy Froebel DeVoe.
Jul 26, 2016
Revised 7/16/16, Members may earn year end awards in these divisions. All current eligbility requirements apply.
Jul 26, 2016
Nominees due to the nominating committee by October.
Jul 2, 2016

July 16 show at New Covert late fee waived.

Entry promotion for a FREE RIDE donated by Karyn Rainey!

Jul 1, 2016
Thursday July 14 at Wegman's Hunt Valley
Jun 30, 2016

Date change for September show at Ship's Quarters.

Volunteer is needed for Secretary for Olney Sept 4th!

Jun 1, 2016
Results are posted.  Congratulations to one and all!!!
May 11, 2016
Canceled for Thursday, May 12.
May 11, 2016
Divisions and warm up area
May 8, 2016

As of May 7th mail our Show is full. You may request to be put on a wait list.


Feb 11, 2016
February meeting canceled tonight. Next meeting Thursday, March 10.
Dec 10, 2015

January 16, 2016 from 1 to 4 pm at 510 Johnny's in Bel Air, MD

Info and forms now available.

Oct 29, 2015
LAST CHANCE to earn work credits for year end awards!
Oct 28, 2015
November 12, 2015 at Wegman's Hunt Valley 7 pm.
Oct 28, 2015

It is Year End Awards application time!

MDA 2015 Awards Banquet is scheduled for Saturday January 16, 2016 at 510 Johnny's in Bel Air from 1 to 4 pm.

Oct 27, 2015

January 22 thru 24, 2016 MD State Fair Grounds, Timonium

Volunteers needed to man booth and setup/takedown.

Oct 13, 2015
New Date Oct 22, 2015
Oct 12, 2015
Two Tempi Challenge News
Aug 30, 2015
KC Van Dyke "r"
May 31, 2015

Results and awards posted.

Claudia Weeks Photography photos online.

Apr 22, 2015
Entries close May 2nd!
Apr 21, 2015
Test of Choice class added
Feb 9, 2015

Save the dates for our 2015 Schooling Shows !


Jan 24, 2015

Join us on Saturday January 24, 2015 at Bellissimo's in Bel Air from 1 to 4 pm to celebrate your achievements with friends and family! Please note, the name of the restaruant has been changed to 510 Johnny's. Our event is not effected by this change.

Weather conditions in the area are improving, so the banquet will go on as scheduled. Please allow extra time for your commute. Be safe and see you there.

Nov 14, 2014

MDA offers first of Local Instructors Clinic Series at Thornridge Manor Farm on November 15, 2014.

Rider Schedule Posted. Auditors welcome and free. Please bring a chair.

Nov 4, 2014
Due date November 15, 2014!
Oct 24, 2014
Nov 7 and 8, 2014 at Goodness Ridge Farm in Mt Airy.
Oct 8, 2014
Sep 17, 2014
MDA has had to relocate the venue for the fun show to Tranquility Manor Farm and with that also is a date change to Sunday Oct 26, 2014. Lauren Annett "L" will still be our judge.
Aug 27, 2014
Information for the MDA Championship/Finals Show, held at Tranquility Manor Farm, on October 12, 2014
May 29, 2014
Give to Lincoln Day is TODAY! May 29, 2014
Apr 22, 2014
Please be aware of ring size change for the 2014 show season. ALL INTRO LEVEL AND EVENTING TESTS WILL BE RIDDEN IN A SMALL ARENA.
Mar 26, 2014

March 29 & 30, 2014. Rider list posted.

Cedarcrest Farm, White Hall MD

Mar 8, 2014
Our 2013 awards banquet in January was a huge success. If you could not attend, check out the acheivements of your fellow members.
Mar 7, 2014

Lauren Over, age 22 of Jarrettsville, MD

Mar 3, 2014
The prize list for MDA's USEF and USDF Licensed show is now posted. Please Click on the tab for the Lisenced Show.
Feb 27, 2014
General Membership Meeting date changed from March 11 to March 4, 2014.
Feb 17, 2014

The board meeting tonight, Tues Feb 11, has been postponed.

This meeting has been rescheduled for Tuesday Feb 18, 2014.

Dec 11, 2013

2013 MDA Awards Banquet - Jan 25, 2014 from 1 to 4:30 at Bellissimo Restaurant in Bel Air, MD

Silent Auction, Slide Show and Banquet Book Updates

Dec 10, 2013

New date Dec 17, 2014

Wegman's Hunt Valley at 7:00 pm

Nov 17, 2013
Jan 17 through 19, 2014 at the Maryland State Fair Grounds.
Oct 24, 2013
November 15th. Shop from 6 to 8 pm.
Oct 22, 2013
This job would require a monthly publication of our NEWSLINE
Oct 22, 2013
- Earn some work credits sitting in a chair, not out in the sun on a hot summer day! MDA is looking for 1 or 2 members to be on the Equestrian Center Meeting Committee...

Oct 22, 2013

Lauren Annette "L" to replace Danielle Toscano "r".

Jul 7, 2013

All Intro and USEA tests to be ridden in small arena.

Thank you for your understanding!

Jul 1, 2013
Friday July 26, 6 to 8 pm.
Jun 16, 2013

Due to excessive entries, the MDA board has decided to schedule all Intro Level and USEA tests in the small arena and to extend the show an extra hour to accommadate as many rides as possible. There will still be an extensive wait list, which will be posted as soon as it becomes available. Thank you for your understanding with our decision.

Please contact Pat Cameron for more info or if you plan to scratch so your ride time can be filled.

May 28, 2013

MDA's Schooling Show at Olney Farms is now FULL. A wait list is now being made. Please notify the show's secritary Sue Van Norman if you need to scratch so we can fill your spot and return your entry fee.

Ride Times posted. Click on the "Ride Times" tab on this page.

Apr 12, 2013

April 21, 2013 at Cedarcrest Farm

Ride Times Added April 19

Feb 15, 2013

March 29 (Good Friday) and 30 at Cedarcrest Farm

Rider List Update added March 25

Feb 8, 2013
Congratulations to everyone!!!
Feb 8, 2013

An Article by MDA member and Veterinarian, Carol Bossone

Nov 7, 2012

Please welcome our new board members.

Aug 8, 2012
Show results are found under the 'Results' button on the lower right side of this News page.
Jan 30, 2012
Riders, please note arena size may vary.
Jan 25, 2012

Congratulations to all winners and Thank You to our Donors and Sponsors!

Jan 23, 2012
Organizers and Secretaries needed, Rule Changes, Entry Fees....oh my!
Jan 23, 2012
Dates subject to change.  Changes to be posted on the website.
Jan 23, 2012
Open Board Positions: Corresponding Secretary & Young Rider Vice President
Dec 17, 2011
Volunteer to help man MDA's booth and get in to the expo for free.
Dec 16, 2011
This year MDA is looking for donation of items for our silent auction and Young Rider Raffle.
Nov 3, 2011
There are updates to several awards.
Oct 12, 2011
Info on Awards, Work Credits, and the Fall Color Fest Fun Show!
Sep 12, 2011
Maryland mourns the loss of a horseman and founding member of the MDA
Aug 24, 2011
Please use this class list when filling out entries for the Finals Show at Heavenly Waters.
Aug 16, 2011
Please see ride times for Cait's show.
Aug 3, 2011
Did you recently attend an MDA show, clinic, or other event? Participate in this survey!
Aug 1, 2011
Help us pick our next Clinician!
Jul 5, 2011
Information on the show, scholarship, and prize list.
Apr 13, 2011
Sign up for you volunteer assignments online!
Mar 9, 2011
Attention Members: Take advantage of this totally free way to make your farm or business more accessible!
Feb 1, 2011
USEF has instituted a series of new regulations regarding riding helmets at dressage shows.
Dec 4, 2010
Please check your work credits - the updated list is posted!
Oct 25, 2010
Read about those running for office this year!
Oct 8, 2010
Click above for the link to the new USDF and USEF Tests
Sep 17, 2010
When bad weather or any other unforeseen circumstance forces us to cancel an MDA schooling show NOTICE OF CANCELLATION will be posted here.
Sep 2, 2010
Hot off the Press, an Exciting opportunity for Youth.  Lendon Grey will be at Hassler Dressage in Oct to teach kids!!
Aug 16, 2010
The Finals/Open Show is now open.  Click on the above Title to view the special Finals Show class list. Please do not use the regular schooling show class list. To view all the information on the show go to the October calender and click on the date of the show.
Aug 13, 2010

The Caitlin Ben-Dror Memorial Scholarship Fund Dressage Show was born to honor and remember Caitlin Ben-Dror. Click above to learn more.

Aug 2, 2010

Liberty View Show Results are posted here. Congratulations everyone!!!

Jul 15, 2010

Click on the Show Results 'Button' On that page to see show results!

Jul 11, 2010

Show date Aug 14, 2010 at Whispering Spring Farm in Stewartstown, Pennsylvania

Entries are now open, the closing date is Aug 6th. Entry form for this show, Prize List, $3000.00 and $500.00 scholarships.

YOUNG RIDERS Check out these scholarships!!!

MDA members may use  scores from this show towards  MDA’s Year End Awards.

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