Ride Times for the July 16 Show at Diamond TR...

Jul 14, 2017

Click the thumbnail below to view the ride times for the July 16 show at Diamond TR.  Please check back here on the website for the latest updates concerning the show. *Please note that all Training level classes will be in the large arena at this...

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ADS Meeting Minutes for June 2017...

Jul 1, 2017

ADS Meeting Minutes June 8, 2017 Call To order: 7pm; Alex, Joanne, Kat, Sandra, Alexis, Jennifer, Rene, and Kerry present President Report General membership issues and feedback Further discussed possible dinner with trainers – Bar Louie or Loca Luna as possible locations; Kat will draft an agenda ADS Member Committees for specific tasks Committee to plan/execute ADS Member Clinic with a well-known clinician established and in-process. Kerry Evans is Board Member chair. See 8(b). Committee to plan/execute Junior rider ADS Event. Joanne Homeyer is Board Member chair. Committee to be established. Meeting with ADS members that are trainers (professional status with USDF). Status Review ADS Bylaws   Secretary Report Meeting minutes: Jennifer made motion to approve May minutes, Joanne seconded Membership status: 74 members   Treasurer Report Q2 2017 Financial Report Checking: $13,855.44 Jr...

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EIA (Coggins) Verifier Certification Class...

Jun 29, 2017

Interested in becoming a certified Coggins checker?  Not only do we need checkers at our ADS shows but any horse show needs them! We are offering two opportunities for a EIA (Coggins) Verifier Certifaction Class, sponsored by ADS.  It is free of charge. Upon completing this class, an EIA Verifier Certificate will be obtained and anyone with this certificate is then qualified to work as an EIA verifier at any horse shows (this is generally a paid position; payment amount may vary). Refreshments will be provided.   Two classes: July 11, 2017 at 6:30pm Sandra Thompson’s Place 10 Deer Run Lane, Sherwood, AR 72120 Directions: From I-40West, takeMayflower Exit 135 onto Highway 89S. Travel 7 milesand turn left onto Matt AbbottRoad. (There is a large wooden sign at Matt Abbott Road and 89S).Follow the...

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Show Results for June 2017 at Diamond TR...

Jun 20, 2017

Please click below to view the show results for the June 18, 2017 show held at Diamond TR Ranch with judge Barbara Lewis.   Congrats to our show High Point winners! Sarah Branscum – Glimmer – 69.375 for Adult Amateur Mary Kaylin Linch – Blu Suede Shoes – 72.955 for Junior Alex du Celliee Muller – Scandias Avatar – 73.077 for...

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2017 Dressage at Devon

Jun 20, 2017

Below is info pertaining to the 2017 Dressage at Devon competition that takes place September 25 through October 1 in Devon, PA.  Contact tickets@dressageatdevon.org for tickets and http://dressageatdevon.org for more...

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Ride Times for the June 18 Show at Diamond TR...

Jun 16, 2017

Click the thumbnail below to view the ride times for the June 18 show at Diamond TR.  Please check back here on the website for the latest updates concerning the...

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Region 9 Youth Schooling Show Challenge...

Jun 6, 2017

Did you know that USDF Region 9 has a schooling show challenge geared toward junior riders?  They do! Click the logo below to view the requirements and application on how to earn your certificate and patch....

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June 4 Show at Diamond TR CANCELLED — RESCHEDULED...

Jun 3, 2017

Sunday’s show at Diamond TR is cancelled because of rain, but it has been RESCHEDULED FOR JUNE 18 at Diamond TR with Barbara Lewis! All entries will be transferred to the June 18 show. If you will not be riding in the June 18 show, contact Melissa at melissamcgibbony@yahoo.com and your check will be shredded. If you did not enter the June 4 show but would like to enter for June 18, entries must be postmarked by June 9. Entries go to Melissa...

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Ride Times for the June 4 Show at Diamond TR...

Jun 2, 2017

Click the thumbnail below to view the ride times for the June 4 show at Diamond TR.  Please check back here on the website for the latest updates concerning the...

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ADS Meeting Minutes for May 2017...

Jun 1, 2017

ADS Meeting Minutes May 11, 2017 Call To order 6:55 pm – Sandra, Kat, Alexis, Joanne, Kerry, Rene, and Jennifer present President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees for specific tasks Committee to plan/execute ADS Member Clinic with a well-known clinician established and in-process. Kerry Evans is Board Member chair. See 8(b). Joanne will design invitations; will be mailed by July 30 to current/past ADS members; Kerry will provide mailing list To attend symposium at no charge, must be current ADS member – defined as joined for 2017 by Sept. 1 and for 2018 by Nov. 15. Non-members will be charged $150 to attend. Patty Hale is organizing demo riders Alexis is looking into food trucks for symposium   Committee to plan/execute Junior rider ADS Event. Joanne Homeyer is Board Member...

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Demo Riders Needed for Dressage Symposium...

May 30, 2017

As announced at the Awards Banquet, ADS is hosting a symposium with Melonie Kessler this December 2nd and 3rd. Melonie is a USEF “S” judge and has earned her USDF Gold Medal. She currently trains in Somis, California. She will focus on what judges look for in horses from Training – 4th levels. We still need demo riders for Training – 4th levels! Please reply to this message or text Patty Hale at (501)-733-5947.   The following people have already signed up to be demo riders: Alex du Celliee Muller Mimi Benton Brandi Wilson Anne Tursky Donna Love Viki Meyers   *Note* If you are an ADS member for 2017 and 2018, there will be no cost to attend the symposium (you must join ADS for 2017 by September 1 and for 2018 by November 15)....

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RPSI Inspection in Central AR

May 30, 2017

The RPSI registry is planning to hold an inspection in Central Arkansas at the end of August.   They are looking for a barn near Little Rock or Searcy that is willing to host. If you’re interested in hosting or have a horse to be inspected, contact Carla Greisen –...

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CANCELLED: Crestfield Farm Show on May 21...

May 20, 2017

Due to the amount of rain, the Crestfield Farm show on May 21 has been cancelled.  Next ADS show is scheduled for June 4.

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Crestfield Farm Show Ride Times for May 21...

May 17, 2017

Click the thumbnail below to view the ride times for the Crestfield Farm Show on May 21.  Be sure to check back here on the website and on Facebook for the latest...

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ADS Schooling Show Scheduled for June 4 at DTR...

May 12, 2017

We have scheduled an ADS schooling show for June 4th! This is to make up for the April show that was rained out. The show will be at Diamond TR, and our judge will be Barbara Lewis. The closing date is May 26th. Please send your entries to Melissa McGibbony – the entry form and class list are below. If you would like to volunteer at the show, please contact Theresa at –...

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ADS Meeting Minutes for April 2017...

May 1, 2017

ADS Meeting Agenda April Meeting Minutes 1) Call To order 6:45 pm, Alex, Alexis, Joanne, Jennifer, Rene, Kerry, Sandra, Nicola, and Kat present 2) President Report a) General membership issues and feedback b) ADS Member Committees for specific tasks1. Committee to plan/execute ADS Member Clinic with a well-known clinician established and in-process. Kerry Evans is Board Member chair. See 8(b). Melonie Kessler (clinician) has returned signed contract 2. Committee to plan/execute Junior rider ADS Event. Joanne Homeyer is Board Member chair. Committee to be established. c) Review ADS Bylaws We need to establish how we can meet the requirement for an independent audit 3) Secretary Report a) Meeting minutes Motion to approve March minutes by Jennifer, seconded by Joanne b) Membership status 68 members 4) Treasurer Report a) Q1 2017 Financial Report Expenses since...

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ADS April Show CANCELLED

Apr 22, 2017

Sunday’s ADS show at Crestfield Farm is CANCELLED due to rain.   All checks will be destroyed, and we will reschedule a makeup show for...

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Show Schedule for April 23 at Crestfield Farm...

Apr 21, 2017

Please click on the link below to view the schedule of ride times for the ADS schooling show at Crestfield Farm.  Please continue to check back here on the website and on Facebook for updates on any rain...

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