Breaking News & Announcements

Mill Creek Hunt Activities starting this Summer

Mill Creek Fox Hunting Clinic – August 13 – 14

Hound Activities

Mark your calendar

IDCTA will join the Mill Creek Hunt on October 16 and November 6 

(Details to come)

IDCTA Summer Dressage Shows (Level 3)
June 25 and 26, 2022

Come join the Celebration! 

Here are the Results

 


2022 Winter Fitness Challenge For Horse and Rider

Here are the details to help you to Improve your results in the Show Ring!

When you register you will be sent a  Guide for your exercise program
There are three videos to show you the exercises to do for each month of the program
Track your progress in a log , have your trainer sign off.
 Earn a ribbon for your efforts! Start now!

Thank you to Elizabeth Harrington and Denise Hanna, for providing us with these instructional videos.

REGISTER HERE

The participants will receive their ribbons at the Year-end Awards Banquet.


Virtual Show Series 2022

The results of the Jan 21-30 show are in:
 
The  results of the February 18-27 show are in:
 
The results for the March 18-27 show are in:
 
April 15-May 1  – Championship
 
LINKS FOR TESTS

 


Scribes Are Always Needed

If you have scribed in the past and would like to be included on a list of scribes available, please click on the link below and fill out a short Questionnaire to get your name added to the list.   

Scribe Questionnaire


IDCTA Schooling Shows Start in May and run through October  

List of Schooling Show for 2022

REMINDER

 
LINKS FOR TESTS

IDCTA Summer Dressage Shows (Level 3)– June 26 and 27, 2021 

Link to Results of the Show

2021 IDCTA Summer Dressage Show Photographs by John Borys

 jborys@johnborysphotography.com

Show and gallery information: info@johnborysphotography.com

Link to IDCTA Summer Dressage 2021 photos: https://proofs.johnborysphotography.net/idctadressage
 


Links to IDCTA Educational Events & Show Results:



Zoom Livestream Recordings

Zoom Recordings


The Awards Banquet (January 22, 2022) was a great success!

 For the 2021 year end results consult

Banquet Program

Here is the link to the photographs that were taken throughout the evening by John Borys,

You may download any of the pictures that you would like to keep. You can also order prints from him (from this link). 


USDF AWARDS

IDCTA has received Several awards from USDF in their year-end competitions. Each year GMO’s submit artifacts for each category and they are judged against other GMOs of similar size.  Here are the results:

Best General Interest Article 
Eric’s Training Corner” from Illinois Dressage & Combined Training Association newsletter, Eric Dierks has as won the award for Best General Interest Article for a GMO with 175-499 members.

Best First-Person Experience Article 
“Why We Hunt Part 2” from Illinois Dressage & Combined Training Association newsletter, Keith Gray has won the award for Best First-Person Experience Article for a GMO with 175-499 members.

2021 USDF Regional GMO Volunteer of the Year for Region 2
Ruth Flanigan has been chosen as the 2021 USDF Regional GMO Volunteer of the Year for Region 2.  

Creative GMO-Sponsored Program Award.
Illinois Dressage & Combined Training Association has received Honorable Mention for the Creative GMO-Sponsored Program Award. 

GMO award winners and Honorable Mention recipients will be announced during the 2021 Adequan®/USDF Virtual Convention.  As you may know, this year’s convention will be virtual, and free to all current USDF members!  Honorable Mention recipients will be published in the USDF Connection magazine and listed on the USDF website.

Congratulations to all of the winners

 



2021 Virtual Show Series:
Four Virtual Dressage Shows
and Championships

Click here for Results 

 


2021 IDCTA Winter Fitness Challenge For Horse and Rider

Thank you to Elizabeth Harrington and Denise Hanna, for providing us with these instructional videos.

The participants will receive their ribbons at the Year-end Awards Banquet.