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Session #1 of the IDCTA Veterinary Zoom Series

“Lameness Diagnostics – Figuring Out What’s Wrong
When Your Horse is Off” with Dr. Sarah Peters

On April 21st at 7:00 PM Central

To join the conference, please click on the link below to register:  

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If you have questions for the presenter, please submit them by April 14th to lydiagraydvm@gmail.com or mollymfine@gmail.com.

We hope to see you at this informative event!

Scribing Clinics:

Scribing for the Dressage Judge is a great way to learn about dressage and test execution. Fields and Fences is holding two scribing clinic at their shows:

  • On March 20th, there is one for experienced scribes that want to learn about electronic scribing.
  • On April 24th for folks who want to learn the basics of scribing and how to do it in an electronic format. 

 If you would like to take this opportunity and be part of the clinic,  please let Molly Fine know at mollymfine@gmail.com – there is no cost. It will be held at fields and fences in Gurnee, IL.  Times will be available shortly.

IDCTA Presents:

A Livestream with David O’Connor

March 10, 2021 | 7 p.m. CST

David O’Connor is one of our country’s preeminent equestrians, with a long list of accomplishments, many of which he spoke about in this entertaining session. From his boyhood accomplish to his current activities in giving bach to the eventing community. . You can read more about David on his WEBSITE

RECORDED SESSION 3-10

The IDCTA Presents:

IDCTA 2020 Year-end Award Winners 

Please join us in congratulating all of our 2020 winners! 
 
IDCTA is proud to have so many award winners in what was a very difficult year for all of us.
We hope that 2021 will be a much better show year.
The awards presentation video will be shared with the equestrian community in the next couple of days and will be available on our website here at IDCTA.org. 
Thank you for being a member of IDCTA and good luck in the coming season.  
Click here for the video https://youtu.be/0wOgxXrTu5I

2020 Year-end Winners

IDCTA Presents:

Four Virtual Dressage Shows and Championship

Jan 22-31 Judge: Fatima Kranz “R”  |  CLICK HERE FOR RESULTS

Feb 19-28 Judge: Dolly Hannon “S” | IDCTA Show Series February Results

March 19-28 Judge: Renee Johnson  “S” IDCTA Show Series – March Results (1)
April 16-May 2 Judge: Debbie Riehl-Rodriguez “S” Championship classes added 

CLICK HERE FOR SHOWBILL

Instructions on filming a video for the Virtual Show: Video Guidelines

Here is a video about setting up a ring: https://youtu.be/lCTUF83yk50

Here are two videos you might find helpful: IDCTA Virtual Show Series Information | IDCTA Virtual Show Guidelines

The IDCTA Eventing Committee Presents:

IDCTA Winter Fitness Challenge For Horse and Rider

Be Prepared for the Show Season!

Make the most of your winter months by participating in this fun, challenging fitness program. Under the guidance of Elizabeth Harrington and Denise Hanna, you will be instructed in conditioning, strength and balance exercises for both the horse and rider.

Participation is open to IDCTA members and non members. Awards will be given to participants who complete the program over 3 months documenting their activities. Each month there will be a new video for you enjoy and up the Intensity of your program. 

Watch the video, Start the exercises and sign up for the challenge and track your progress!

Improve your results in the Show Ring!  Watch the first Video  |  Sign-up for the Challenge

Here is your Second video to watch!    Watch Second Video

If you have not signed up yet and you would like the tracking pages for this phase of the Challenge, please sign up here:

 Sign-up for the Challenge 

IDCTA Winter Fitness Challenge Flyer

 

Horse Show News

Saturday, June 20, 2020 | IDCTA Summer Kickoff Dressage Show  Results

CLICK HERE FOR SATURDAY SCORES

and

Sunday, June 21, 2020 | IDCTA Summer Dressage Show Results

CLICK HERE FOR SUNDAY SCORES


2020 COVID-19 Liability Release for Horse Shows 

CLICK HERE FOR COVID LIABILITY RELEASE FORM


2020 IDCTA Summer Dressage Show Photographs by Wendie Aull
www.aullmynphotogaphy.com

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE 2020 IDCTA SUMMER DRESSAGE SHOWS

CLICK HERE FOR PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE 2019 IDCTA SUMMER DRESSAGE SHOWS

Eventing News

Message From Eric Dierks

As IDCTA Vice President of Eventing I’m looking to build a board of committee members to Promote Education, Build Equine Sport Camaraderie and Enhance Year-End Awards. Please contact me directly via email (Eric@EricDierks.com) or phone (703)297-2329, if you are a member and are interested in participating. If you are not a member of the Illinois Dressage and Combined Training Association, this is a great opportunity to be a member of an organization that has many perks to not only enhance the development path for training and competition, but year-end awards and recognition. Check out how to be a member on their web site IDCTA.org. Thank you, Eric G. Dierks.

Find out about USEA  COVID-19 Resources  

Enjoy these scenes from our 2017 IDCTA Summer Dressage Shows,
courtesy of  KYB Dressage: