GDCTA Summer Finals Dressage & Combined Training Schooling Show

 Hosted by GDCTA August 2-3, 2014 Wills Park Equestrian Center Alpharetta GA Opening Date: June 1, 2014 - Closing Date (In Secretary’s hand) – Friday, July 25, 2014 Rider List Dressage Schedule Stadium Schedule Stabling Click for the Summer Prize List A great big thank you goes to Gone Away Farms International, Jean and Rob Fowler, for their multi-class sponsorship at this show!! Class Sponsorship opportunities!  Contact Caren Caverly at 770-713-4025 to sponsor a class.   Judges: Sandy Read more [...]

Kudzu Klinic with Danielle Perry

Sunday, August 3, 2014 Wills Park, Alpharetta, Ga Following the GDCTA August Schooling Show   Open to all members.  $20 per ride or $10 to audit. Questions?  Contact or 770-653-7722 Hold Harmless Application   Facebook Event link Background info about Danielle Perry:   I'm a dressage rider, trainer, USDF “L” program graduate, and CLINICIAN! I am an USDF Bronze and Silver medalist and also an “L” Program Graduate with Read more [...]

Labor Day Classic 1 & 2 Dressage Shows

Georgia Dressage & Combined Training Association, Inc. Presents Labor Day Classic I - August 30, 2014 USEF/USDF#329469 & Labor Day Classic II - August 31, 2014. USEF/USDF#329470 PRIZE LIST   Opening Date: July 1, 2014 -- Closing Date: August 11, 2014 (In Secretary’s Hand)   Georgia International Horse Park 1996 Centennial Olympic Parkway, Conyers, GA 30013 Official USDF Region 3 Youth Regional Team Competition These are two separate dressage shows and Read more [...]

2013 Awards Gala Sponsors

GALA SPONSORS We want to thank our generous sponsors for making this event possible and for showing their commitment to making our communities great!   Click to view their websites - let them know we really appreciate them!   Kimberly Murray & Rutlege Gross SPONSORS: Amanda Starr Body Work AMC Training & Sales Amy Serillo Anne Modi Applewood Photography - Brad Thatcher Atlanta Saddlery Barkley Wike Iron Read more [...]

2014 Grant Winners Announced

GDCTA has announced the winners of the 2014 grant program. In each of the four categories – professional, adult amateur, combined training and Jr/YR -- there is a winner. Winners will receive $750 toward a riding goal outlined in their applications.   The GDCTA Grant winners are: Professional: Danielle Perry Adult Amateur: Susan Weldon Combined Training: Sarah Beth Hood Junior/Young Rider: Lauren Wright   “The decisions were difficult and I am sorry that everyone Read more [...]

Arthur Kottas Classical Dressage and In-Hand Summer Clinic

July 17-20, 2014 Shannondale Farm 2395 Birmingham Rd Milton, Georgia   Arthur Kottas will be joining us again for two 2-day clinics with In-hand training and under saddle work as well. As former Director of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria, for 30 years, Arthur Kottas is the foremost authority on Classical Dressage. His methods are proven and his mastery is obvious in every way. Horses respond to him like no other. He is a joy to watch and learn from. Please Read more [...]

Grant Deadline Extended . . . and more!

This is an exciting time of year with the show season in full swing. GDCTA is proud to offer many educational opportunities through our clinics (have you signed up for Stephen Bradley  or Arthur Kottas yet?) and Kudzu Klinics (Cathy Morelli and Danielle Perry will be teaching soon!) to help you as you ride and compete. If you were considering applying for one of the GDCTA grants, you now have more time. The deadline has been extended to June 15. Please visit the GDCTA Website  to get Read more [...]

GDCTA May Board Meeting is May 19

Hello Everyone, The GDCTA May Board meeting is at our new meeting place on Monday, May 19, 2014 – 7pm SHARP!   Alpharetta First United Methodist Church 69 North Main Street Alpharetta, GA 30009   Put Caren Caverly’s phone # 770-713-4025 in your phone in case you can’t find it. We will have a meeting room but don’t know which one at this time, so you’ll need her number to track it. REMEMBER – if you wish to bring up new business you MUST advise Caren, otherwise Read more [...]

GDCTA News in a Flash

Mark your calendars and take advantage of these great opportunities!   *Apply today! You still have time to apply for one of the four GDCTA grants, but hurry, the deadline is June 1st.   Grant Application   *Have you checked out the new GDCTA offerings? Youth Scholarships Letterman Jacket Program Dressage Seat Equitation Schooling Show Medal Finals Lisa Seger Equine Insurance AA Medal Program   *Juniors! Do YOU have a qualifying score? Check requirements for the GDCTA Read more [...]

GDCTA April Board Meeting

  Hello Everyone,   GDCTA April Board meeting is at our new meeting place, this coming Monday: April 21, 2014 - 7pm SHARP!   Alpharetta First United Methodist Church 69 North Main Street Alpharetta, GA 30009   Bet many of you are cheering--no trip on 400 during rush hour!   Put Caren Caverly's phone # 770-713-4025 in your phone in case you can't find it.  We will have a meeting room but don't know which one at this time, so you'll need her number Read more [...]