Wednesday, December 11, 2013

" Improving Your Collective Marks"

Alamo Dressage Association Presents…..

“Improving Your Collective Marks”
                               Presented by: William Solyntjes, USEF “S” Dressage Judge

When:  March 8-9, 2014, 8:30am – 4:00pm

Where: Marcos Stables, 5947 Old Camp Bullis Road, San Antonio, TX 78257

Tentative Schedule:

Saturday, March 8th :                      Sunday, March 9th:
8:30 – 12:30        Lecture                 8:30 – 9:00           Q & A
1:00 – 4:00           Rides                     9:00 – 4:00           Rides

Demonstration Riders:
Introductory – Grand Prix
Cost: $100/ride ADA members, $125/ride non-ADA members (includes lunch)
Complete and return application available at by January 30, 2014. Riders are required to show they and their horse have scored 60% or better at the level they are showing. Riders will be accepted on a first come-first served basis based on meeting the score requirement and the levels needed to be filled by the organizer.
Advanced Registration includes lunch (postmark by February 20, 2014)

  Adult Members: $40 per day or $70 for the weekend
  Junior Members: $30 per day or $50 for the weekend
  Non-members: $50 per day or $90 for the weekend
At the Door:  Same price as above but lunch is on your own.
Due to the popularity and limited seating of this symposium, advanced registration is recommended to reserve your spot.  Registration Form is available at

FMI: or Arlene Gaitan ( 830-751-2151 or /


Friday, November 22, 2013

Winter is a Great Time for Continuing Education

Three new CE programs scheduled for February

February 1st: Upgrade Your Judging Eye with “S” Judge and “L” Faculty member William Solyntjes. This CE program will be hosted by  Rocky Mountain Dressage Society .  For more information contact organizer Jon Haugen

February 8th-9th: Austin Dressage Unlimited   will host its annual Continuing Education Program in Dressage Judging Program featuring  FEI 5*Stephan Clarke.  Plan to improve your Judging Eye and Showing Skills for 2014. For more information contact organizers Cean Embrey or Carol Schmickrath

 February 22nd:  Are you looking for continuing education in judging Freestyles?  Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the newly revised Freestyle Continuing Education in Dressage Judging program hosted by Illinois Dressage and Combined Training Association and being held in Bristol,   For more information contact organizer Lynda Lambert

 For more information on hosting Continuing Education in Dressage Judging programs please contact the Judges Committee Liaison