Breaking News & Announcements

There is an Error in the School Show Omnibus
The First Level Test is Incorrect  

The correct test are found on the IDCTA.org (under Forms tab) and on USDF.org (under Competitions tab) 
Here is a link to the correct test

First Level Test Link
Please be sure and access the correct test.


There are  four PT Zooms with Ali Baier being offered in March.

These sessions are meant for anyone who is interesed in improving their performance.

For a preview, if you are a member, there is a Zoom session with Ali from December that can be viewed .  

March 1 at 7pm central – “All About Hips” – See Flyer

March 8 – at 7pm central – “The Equestrian Pelvic Floor” – See Flyer

March 15 at 7pm central – “The Shoulder of An Equestrian- New Ways of Connecting with Your Rein Aide” – See Flyer

March 22 at 7pm central – “Equestrian Athleticism and Injury Prevention Screening” –  See Flyer

Cost:

Members – $10 per session or $30 for all four,

Non – Members $30 per session or $60 for all four

Register Below

Register March 1 – “All About Hips” 

Register March 8 –  “The Equestrian Pelvic Floor”  

Register March 15  –“The Shoulder of An Equestrian- New Ways of Connecting with Your Rein Aide” 

Register March 22 “Equestrian Athleticism and Injury Prevention Screening” 


 

First Veternary Zoom of 2023

“Caring for the Geriatric Horse” with Dr. Margaret Bojko DVM
January 24, 2023 | 7 p.m. CST

Click to view video


IDCTA Presents:
“Breathing as a Riding Aide”
with Allison Baier, PT
December 12, 2022 | 7 p.m. CST

Click here for recorded session 


An Eventing Zoom with Daniel Stewart,
International Coach & Clinician

November 29th at 7:00pm Central

Hosted by Eric Dierks

View Presentation


IDCTA Presents:
Zoom Series to Introduce the New 2023 Tests
with Margaret Freeman

No recordings will be available
January 11th, 2023 | 7 p.m. CST: First & Second Levels – Due to technical Difficulties during the presentation, this  session has been rescheduled  to February 1, 2023 7p.m.CST –

The registration link  is below 

Rescheduled new Test – First and Second

 


Virtual Show Series 2023

Join Us for a Tutorial on “How to participate in a Virtual Show”

January 20th at 6:00PM central time

Register for the Tutorial


 

Dates for the Virtual Show:

Show 1: January 20-29 – Judge – Margaret Freeman “S” and Janice Mumford WDAA “R”

Show 2: February 17-26 – Judge – Robin Brueckmann “S” and WDAA “R”

Show 3: March 17-26 – Judge – Marie Maloney “r” and WDAA “R”

Show 4 and Championship: April 14-30 – Judge – Charlotte Trentelman “S” and WDAA “R”

Show Bill

Register Here


IDCTA Summer Dressage Shows (Level 3)
June 23, 24 and 25, 2023

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!

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.