May 2016 Crestfield Farm Show Results...

May 26, 2016

Please click below to view the results from the May 22, 2016 farm show at Crestfield Farm. Crestfield Farm Show Results May 22 2016   *Special congrats to our high point winners! Amateur – Roy Katheryn Watts Junior – Mary-Kaylin Linch Open – Patty Hale...

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ADS Schooling Show at G&H Equestrian on June 5, 2016...

May 19, 2016

  ADS Dressage Show June 5 Location: G&H Equestrian When: Sunday, June 5th Closing date: May 27th  Judge: Vickie Sharp  See attached Showbill, Entry Form and the new Awards Document.  Mail your entries and payment to Susan Peacock, her address is listed on the attached entry form.  Payment MUST be sent with entry to reserve your spot in the show. To volunteer, please contact Joanne Homeyer 501-580-9511 *Please keep in mind no dogs permitted at the show per insurance limitations. *  ...

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Crestfield Farm Show Ride Times...

May 19, 2016

Please click below for the ride times for the Sunday show at Crestfield Farm. Crestfield Farm Show Schedule...

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May Board Meeting Info

May 8, 2016

The May ADS board meeting will be held Thursday, May 12 at 6:30 pm at La Madeleine (12210 W Markham in Little Rock).

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Crestfield Farm Show Info on May 22, 2016...

Apr 21, 2016

CRESTFIELD FARM FARM SHOW   Sanctioned for year end awards BY THE ARKANSAS DRESSAGE SOCIETY ________________________________________________________________________________             Show Date:   Sunday, May 22 2016               Judge:   Pam Grace               Closing Date:    Entries MUST be postmarked no later than Friday, May 13, 2016.                  (More information on attached Class List & Entry Form)                      STARTING TIME:   8:00 A.M. (approximate)               Prizes:                       Prizes will be awarded for level champions in each division. Plus other special prizes awarded throughout the show.                 Parking:  Available             Stabling:   Limited Number Available             CONCESSIONS:  Provided by Bryant Catering                                                             Coggins:  12-Month Negative Test Required   Dogs:  Due to Insurance Restrictions No Dogs Allowed on Show Grounds             DIRECTIONS:  Below   Closing Date –Friday May 13, 2016...

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High Point Winners at the April 17 Horse Show...

Apr 20, 2016

ADS is excited to announce the High Point winners for the April 17th show. A special recognition gift is headed your way in the mail! We will be recognizing the high point winners for each show this year!   Junior Division: Leah Jill Goff on Dakota, USEA Beginner Novice A, 71.579%   Therapy Riders: Madison Walker on Twister, Walk Test for Juniors and Therapy Riders, 78.056%   Adult Amateur Division: Bonnie Williams on Bon Jovi, USEF Training Level Test 1, 74.130%   Open Division: Aaron Wilson on Spellbound SR, USEF First Level Test 2,...

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April ADS Schooling Show Results...

Apr 20, 2016

Click below to view the show results for the April 17, 2016, show at Crestfield...

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ADS Schooling Show at Crestfied Farm Ride Times...

Apr 14, 2016

We are excited to announce the show on Sunday at Crestfield Farm is full. No further entries will be accepted! Please visit showsecretary.com to check your ride times.  You can view them here. Due to the size of the show, all Intro tests, Training 1&2, Training Rider test, USEA tests and Therapy Rides will take place in the 20X40 small arena. ****Reminder there are no dogs allowed on the show grounds per insurance limitations. If you have any family members attending who might bring their dog, please alert them not to do so.****** We look forward to seeing everyone on...

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Next ADS Board Meeting

Apr 7, 2016

The next ADS board meeting will be held at 6:30pm at Panera Bread on Cantrell (same shopping center as Bonefish).

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GOFUNDME! for our Region 9 Junior/Young Rider Teams...

Mar 30, 2016

GOFUNDME! for our Region 9 Junior/Young Rider Teams The USDF Region 9 Junior and Young Rider Dressage Teams (representing Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma and Texas) are raising money to send both teams to Parker, Colorado in July 2016. The money raised will help to pay for entry fees, stabling for the horses and team equipment such as team shirts, saddle pads, etc. Each contributor will be recognized on a large banner (48″ x 84″) that is hung by the stalls for the entire competition in Colorado. The juniors (ages 14 – 18) and the young riders (ages 16 – 21) have been working very hard to get their horses ready for this competition. The amount that we are requesting represents only half of what it takes to send the teams to Colorado. The kids...

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Events Courtesy of the Oklahoma Dressage Society...

Mar 23, 2016

The below springs events are happening courtesy of the Oklahoma Dressage Society. Oklahoma Dressage Society presents an educational opportunity: “The Judge’s Perspective: Training for Riding a Dressage Test” Symposium with William Lee Tubman USEF ‘S’ Dressage Judge, USDF Gold medalist, FEI 3* Dressage Judge Mr. Tubman is coming from competing and judging in FL with the best of the best. April 9-10, 2016 Bridle Creek Horse Ranch & Resort in Sperry, OK 15 minutes north of Tulsa, OK For more info, visit http://dressageoklahoma.org Demo Rider Application...

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Time to Enter the ADS Schooling Show on April 17...

Mar 22, 2016

Dressage Show April 17th   Location: Crestfield Farm 14315 Crystal Valley Road,  Little Rock, AR 72210 When: Sunday April 17th Closing date: Friday April 8th  Judge: Barbara Lewis  See Showbill, Entry Form and the new Awards Document on the Horse Shows page.  Mail your entries and payment to Susan Peacock, her address is listed on the entry form. To volunteer, please contact Crestfield Farm direct. (501)455-4519 *Please keep in mind no dogs permitted at the show per insurance limitations. *  ...

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ADS 2015 Year End Awards Banquet Photo Gallery...

Mar 21, 2016

Photos from the ADS Banquet.  Click on thumbnail below to enlarge (then click photo again for full...

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Congrats to ADS 2015 Year End Awards Winners...

Mar 21, 2016

ADS wishes to extend a HUGE CONGRATULATIONS to all of our 2015 Year End Awards winners and big thank you to every one of you who have competed, participated, volunteered, donated, and served to make each event and ADS as a whole a successful organization! Below you will find a list of our much deserved winners from our banquet: (For a printable version, please click here.) 2015 ADS Consolidated Show Results Horse Horse Avg Score Champion/Reserve/HPoint Division: Intro – Junior HERCULES CLAIRE COTHER 64.636% Champion WAYLON ELIZABETH MCGIBBONY 61.888% Reserve Division: Intro – Amateur SAARTJE REINOU MINZA SPRADLIN 71.844% Champion none Division: Intro – Open QUASAR KATHRYN CROMER 65.178% Champion none Division: Training – Junior SS PRETENDER EMMA WHALEY 63.348% Champion (JR HPoint) QUALITY TIME CLAIRE COTHER 62.662% Reserve Division: Training – Amateur RODIN...

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2016 Board of Directors

Mar 11, 2016

Here is the current roster for the ADS Board of Directors. President – Sandra Thompson (contact: sandra_thompson25@yahoo.com) Vice President – Eileen Krause (contact: wkrause@centurytel.net) Secretary – Minza Spradlin  (contact: ADS.Secretary@outlook.com) Treasurer – Rene Pope (contact: renepope@earthlink.net) Webmaster – Jennifer Landers  (contact: arkansasdressage@gmail.com) MAL #1 – Joanne Homeyer (contact: jhomeyer@yahoo.com) MAL #2 – Alex du Celliee Muller (contact: rivercitytrainingstable@gmail.com) MAL #3 – Kerry Evans (contact: klevans.301@gmail.com) MAL #4 – Kathryn Cromer (contact: kcromer@heartsandhooves.com) *We generally meet the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm at Panera Bread on Cantrell (Pleasant Ridge Shopping Center). **Date and location are subject to change.  Members are welcome to attend the meetings.  If you would like to attend a meeting, please check with a board member to ensure location/time prior to...

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CANCELLED: ADS Schooling Show at DTR on March 13...

Mar 10, 2016

Unfortunately, due to all of the rain, the ADS schooling show for March 13 has been cancelled and will be rescheduled in July.  We will announce this date at a later time.  All checks for this even will be...

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ADS Meeting for February 2016

Mar 10, 2016

ADS Meeting Minutes February 4, 2016 1)      Call To order  6:35pm Present: Sandra  Thompson, Eilleen Krause, Jennifer Landers, Minza Spradlin, Alex du Celliee Muller, Kerry Evans, Joanne Homeyer. 2)       President Report a)      See attached list of items to discuss   3)      Secretary Report a)      Meeting minutes – Motion to approve minutes by Jennifer; 2nd motion by Kerry. Motion passed. b)      Membership status – Status 53 members and counting   4)      Treasurer Report a)      No report provided. 5)      Vice President Report a)      No new information provided.   6)      Show Manager Report a)      Not applicable at this time   7)      Web Master Report a)      No new information provided.   8)      Old Business a)      See attached list of items to discuss   9)      New business – None a)      See attached list of items to discuss   Meeting...

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ADS Mid-Year Meeting Minutes for August 2015...

Feb 27, 2016

ADS Agenda Mid-Year Meeting Minutes August 8, 2015 1)      Call To order – Meeting was called to order at 7:15pm.   2)      Secretary Report a)      Last General membership meeting minutes were reviewed. Motion to approve minutes was made by Patty Hale, and second by Jana Nelson. Motion passed. b)      Membership update – 90 members to-date, consistent with previous year-end of 100 members.   3)      Treasure’s Report a)      Financial status – ADS financial status is 930.00 gain over last year at this time. ADS funds include: a)      CD of 1002.71 b)      Checking account of 13121.73 c)       Junior Rider account of 673.00   4)      Vice President’s Report a)      Show Schedule plans for 2016 were presented. b)      Insurance status of the club was presented.   5)      Floor open to input from ADS Members   6)      Adjourn at...

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