Congratulations to our VP of Eventing, Eric Dierks on winning a USDF GMO Award
IDCTA is proud to announce that our very own VP of Dressage, Eric Dierks, was awarded first place for “Best General Interest Article” for a USDF GMO with 175-499 members 2020 and 2021.
Eric is a frequent contributor to the IDCTA Scribe.
For 2020 -The article submitted for this award was titled “Achieving Steps Forward Into A Foggy Future,” and appeared in the May 2020 IDCTA Scribe. The article was judged by a three-judge panel comprised of one representative from each of the USDF Councils: Administrative Council, Technical Council, and Activities Council. Factors considered in the judges’ final opinions were: Innovation, Promotion of Goodwill toward the Organization, Appeal, Promotion of Dressage, Service to Membership, Interest Generated and Organization.
2021 -The article submitted was from “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.
We couldn’t be more proud of Eric and his committment to IDCTA, and we are looking forward to more contributions in the future.
The IDCTA Eventing Committee Presents:
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.
Watch the video, Start the exercises and sign up for the challenge and track your progress!
In response to all the changes and challenges made due to the COVID-19, it is hard to keep up with what recognized events are cancelled and/or rescheduled. Here is a simplified link to make your search a bit easier. Shows and educational events may cancel or reschedule, but we all have everyone’s best interest at heart.