Show Results for March 15, 2020 Show...

Mar 19, 2020

Please click below to view the show results from the March 15, 2020 show at Maumelle Equestrian.  Judge was Gabrielle Callahan. 3.15.20 ADS Show Maumelle...

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Ride Times for the March 15 Show...

Mar 13, 2020

Below are the links for the ride times for the show on March 15, 2020 at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  Judge is Gabrielle Calahan.  The second link is the volunteer schedule for the show. Ride Times for March Show 0315 Volunteer Times for March Show...

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Rider List for March 15, 2020 Show...

Mar 12, 2020

Please click below to view the rider list for the March 15, 2020 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  Please let us know if any changes need to be made. 3.15.20 rider list   Stall List: Rider Name: (paid for stall) Horse Name: Stable with 1 TL Jumper KA Saffron RCTS 2 Addy Batcheller Panic at the Disco 3 Ashley Martin Pixelated RCTS 4 Katie Letcher Rendition RCTS 5 Elizabeth McGibbony Ladies Man RCTS 6 Audrey Rasch Expecto Patronum 7 Vicki Lind Fortissimo RCTS 8 Aislin Falasco Unscripted RCTS 9 Ally Petro Glamor Guy...

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2019 ADS Year End Award Results...

Mar 9, 2020

Thank you to everyone who attended our annual Year End Awards Banquet and helped us celebrate our members!  Congrats to all of our winners and thank you for your continued support of ADS. Please click below to view our year end award winners: 2019 ADS Year End Award...

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Meeting Minutes for January 2020...

Feb 26, 2020

ADS Meeting Minutes January 9, 2020 Kerry Evans, Sandra Thompson, Joanne Homeyer, Vicki Lind, Ashley Martin, Jennifer Landers, Alex du Celliee Muller, Kat Cromer present; Anne Tursky also attended Call to order: 7 p.m. In lieu of a December ADS Board meeting, the following update was prepared and distributed to all board members on Dec. 11, 2019, and further discussed at the 1/9/20 board meeting. Board Members for election at year-end banquet on March 7, 2020: President, Secretary, Web-master, Two members-at-large (Alex and Ashley). We need to finalize and publish this list at the next board meeting on January 9, 2020.  Please come prepared to either commit to another two-year tern or have a replacement for your position identified. Also, if you know people that are interested in board participation, please invite them to...

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Silent Auction Items

Jan 30, 2020

We are busy planning our annual awards banquet and are collecting items for the silent auction!  If you have an item(s) you would like to donate, please contact Jennifer at [email protected]  It can be new or lightly used items and since we are a 501(c)3, all donations are tax deductible!  This is our biggest fundraiser of the year and helps to fund our schooling shows and educational events during the year.  We truly appreciate the support of our members, local businesses, and international brands.  We couldn’t do it without...

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Judging Western Dressage at Schooling Shows – What USDF L-Graduates need to know...

Jan 28, 2020

Judging Western Dressage at Schooling Shows – What USDF L-Graduates need to know As an L-Graduate, you’ve just agreed to judge a schooling show several months away, and as you look at the entry form, you realize that you are also going to be judging Western dressage.  Although as an L-Graduate you have attended and passed the excellent L-Program sessions and the required annual continuing education, you have no experience with judging Western dressage.  Wanting to give the Western Dressage competitors comments which are appropriate to their discipline, you seek out additional information about Western dressage.  As you begin researching and reading, you realize that contrary to what you perhaps initially believed, Western dressage is not just English dressage ridden in Western tack.  Although Western dressage as a discipline may be fairly new, there...

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Time to Submit Year End Awards Form...

Jan 10, 2020

It is time to submit your Year End Awards form for our annual awards banquet!  A form needs to be submitted for any award – division award or medals!  You can mail it in or send via email to [email protected]  The awards banquet is on March 7. Deadline to submit your form is January 31! ADS Awards Submission Form...

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Meeting Minutes for December 2019...

Jan 10, 2020

ADS Update for December 2019 December 11, 2019 In lieu of an ADS Board meeting, the following update was prepared and distributed to all board members. Board Members for election at year-end banquet on March 7, 2020: President, Secretary, Web-master, Two members-at-large (Alex and Ashley). We need to finalize and publish this list at the next board meeting on January 9, 2020.  Please come prepared to either commit to another two-year tern or have a replacement for your position identified. Also, if you know people that are interested in board participation, please invite them to the meeting. It would be beneficial to let members attend so they can determine if they want to be on the board, or just contribute by volunteering for duties. Show Schedule 2020: There will be shows in March, April,...

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Meeting Minutes for November 2019...

Jan 10, 2020

ADS Meeting Minutes November 14, 2019 Call To order: 7pm; Sandra Thompson, Alex du Celliee Muller, Kat Cromer, Vicki Lind, Jennifer Landers, Ashley Martin, Rene Pope, Joanne Homeyer, and Kerry Evans present On 10/18/19, USDF announced increases to GMO dues for primary members from $20 to $24. Kerry motioned to make the following changes to member dues on 10/28/19. The board voted remotely (email or text message) in favor to increase ADS member dues to align with this increase. Individual membership increased from $48 to $54; Junior membership option was introduced at $44; and Family membership increased from $47 for the primary member and $19 for additional members to $54 for primary and $20 for additional members. The Sponsor membership ($15) was also discontinued. President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees...

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ADS 2020 Bylaws

Jan 10, 2020

These revised bylaws for ADS will be presented at the Year End Awards Banquet and will require a vote of the general membership at the banquet (you must be a current ADS member to be eligible to vote).  Please familiarize yourself with the bylaws below. 2020 ADS...

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Meeting Minutes for October 2019...

Nov 15, 2019

ADS Meeting Minutes October 17, 2019 Call To order: 7:10 p.m.; Kerry Evans, Rene Pope, Alex du Celliee Muller, Ashley Martin, Jennifer Landers, Sandra Thompson, and Kat Cromer present President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees for specific tasks: Open to add new project???? Officers for 2020-22: President, Secretary, Web-Master, Two Members-at-large (Alex and Ashley). Need to start search and publicize openings. Sandra, Jennifer, Ashley, and Alex’s positions open for election Complete a show schedule for 2020. Need to determine the number of shows and locations for 2020. Need to identify individual to contact judges for next year. Kat is confirming show dates for Maumelle Equestrian Center: March 15, April 19, May 17; 3 more show dates/locations TBD Membership drive. Review of ADS by-laws for any changes. Other? Secretary Report Meeting...

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Score Results for the October 20, 2019 Show...

Oct 24, 2019

Please click below to view the show results for the October 20 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center. 10.20.19 October show Maumelle Equest Congratulations to our High Point winners! Alex du Celliee Muller (Open) on Fern RC at Second Level Test 3 with a 65.714%. Ashley Martin (Amateur) on Pixelated GWF at Training Level Test 1 with a 79.038%. Aislin Falasco (Junior) on Unscripted at First Level Test 3 with a73.056%.   Also, congrats to our costume contest winners! Katie Letcher on Rendition for their shark costume and Emily Hale and Pez Volente on their Finding Nemo...

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Ride Times for the October 20, 2019 Show...

Oct 18, 2019

Please click the link below to view the ride times for the show on Sunday, October 20 at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  Judge will be Laurie Hedlund.  Costumes are welcome! ADS October Show Ride Times...

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Rider List for October 20 Show

Oct 16, 2019

Please click below to view the rider list for the Oct. 20 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  If you there is an issue, please let Melissa McGibbony know.  We are still taking entries through Friday with late fee waived.  Email Melissa if you want to enter at [email protected] Please come dressed in your favorite costume (optional)! We will give out prizes for best costume. 10.20.19 October Show Rider List Maumelle...

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Meeting Minutes for September 2019...

Oct 11, 2019

ADS Meeting Minutes September 12, 2019 Call To order: 7pm; Kerry Evans, Sandra Thompson, Ashley Martin, Jennifer Landers, Joanne Homeyer, and Alex du Celliee Muller present President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees for specific tasks: Open to add new project???? Officers for 2020-22: President, Secretary, Web-Master, Two Members-at-large. Need to start search, and publicize openings. Ashley and Alex stated they want to remain board members Jennifer and Rene to evaluate use of a PayPal/Square Reader to take card payments at Annual Banquet and shows. Decision? Sandra received PayPal card reader from Jennifer Other? Secretary Report Meeting minutes: Jennifer motioned to approve August minutes, Joanne seconded Membership status: 77 members Treasurer Report Financial Report for 2018 needed and 1Q 2019. Vice President Report Review process for financial audit required per by-laws...

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Show Results for the September 15, 2019 Show...

Sep 17, 2019

Please click below to view the show results for the September 15 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center. ADS MEC 9.15.19 SCORES Congratulations to our High Point winners! Alex du Celliee Muller (Open) on Imperial WRF at Second Level Test 3 with a 74.405%. Katie Letcher (Amateur) on Rendition at Training Level Test 3 with a 73.966%. Aislin Falasco (Junior) on Unscripted at Training Level Test 3 with a 68.966%....

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Meeting Minutes for August 2019...

Sep 13, 2019

ADS Meeting Minutes August 6, 2019 Call To order: 7:15 pm; Kerry Evans, Rene Pope, Vicki Lind, Sandra Thomspon, Joanne Homeyer, Alex du Celliee Muller, and Jennifer Landers present President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees for specific tasks: Open to add new project???? Officers for 2020-22: President, Secretary, Web-Master, Two Members-at-large. Need to start search, and publicize openings. Jennifer and Rene to evaluate use of a PayPal/Square Reader to take card payments at Annual Banquet and shows. Discussed using existing PayPal card reader, adding 3% fee to transactions at banquet silent auction Other?   Secretary Report Meeting minutes: Jennifer motioned to approve July minutes, Rene seconded Membership status: 77 members   Treasurer Report Financial Report for 2018 needed and 1Q 2019. 2018 financial report submitted previously Main account: $11,122.08 Junior...

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