ADS Shows Update

Aug 16, 2019

Mark your calendars for our upcoming ADS schooling shows on September 15 and October 20! Both shows will be held at Maumelle Equestrian Center, and our judges will be Barbara Lewis and Laurie Hedlund, respectively. We are adding a little bit of extra fun to these last two shows of the season!  The September show will have a fall festival theme and the October show will be costume optional!  More details to...

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Meeting Minutes for July 2019

Aug 9, 2019

ADS Meeting Minutes July 11, 2019 Call To order 6:45 pm; Ashley, Sandra, Kat, Rene, and Jennifer present Jennifer and Rene to look into PayPal/Square reader for card payments at shows and banquet. Will also see if Bank OZK has an option. Ashley reported on banquet location – still looking 15 show will be at G&H Equestrian a) Fall Festival theme 20 show will be at Maumelle Equestrian Center Costume show May 2019 meeting minutes approved – Jennifer made motion, Ashley second Financial report Main account: $11,485,80 Jr account: $533.74 Educational event: will start brainstorming for a symposium idea Adjourned at 8:17 pm; minutes prepared by Rene and...

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2019 ADS Meeting Minutes

Jul 18, 2019

Please click on the link below to view the 2019 Meeting Minutes by month. ADS Meeting Minutes January 2019 ADS Meeting Minutes February 2019-v2 ADS Meeting Minutes – March 2019 April – no meeting ADS Meeting Minutes May 2019 June – no...

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ADS June 2019 Show Results

Jul 11, 2019

Please click the link below to view the show results from the June 30, 2019 show at Diamond TR with judge Susanne Lauda. ADS June 30 2019 Show...

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Ride Times for the June 30 Show at Diamond TR...

Jun 27, 2019

Please click below to view the ride times for the ADS show on June 30 at Diamond TR.  Judge is Susanne Lauda. ADS June Show 6.27.19...

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Rider List for June 30 Show at DTR...

Jun 25, 2019

Please click the link below to view the rider list for the June 30 show at Diamond TR.  Judge is Susanne Lauda. 6.30.19 Diamond TR show...

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May Show Cancelled

May 16, 2019

Because rain is expected this weekend and we have relatively few entries, the board has decided to cancel this weekend’s show – we are working to reschedule for early August. We’ll keep you posted! **Our next show will be June 30th at Diamond...

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ADS April 2019 Show Results

May 3, 2019

Please click the link below to view the show results from the April 28, 2019 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center with judge Gabrielle Callahan. APRIL 2019 Maumelle Equestrian Show...

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Ride Times for the April 28 Show...

Apr 25, 2019

Please click the link below to view the ride times for the April 28 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  Judge is Gabrielle Callahan. **For riders who have day stalls: please clean your assigned stall at the end of the day before leaving the facility. If you prefer the facility clean your stall, please pay $15.00 to the show secretary. Remember that dogs are not allowed at ADS shows. Lunch will not be available on site. Finally, we can still use volunteers as ring stewards and runners during the show! Please let Kerry know if you can help. Remember you need 4 volunteer hours to be eligible for year-end awards. Go ahead and get them out of the...

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Rider List for April 28 Show

Apr 23, 2019

Please click below to view the rider list for the April 28, 2019 show at Maumelle Equestrian Center.  If you have any questions, please contact our show secretary Melissa McGibbony. APRIL 2019 Maumelle Equestrian show Rider...

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2018 ADS Year End Awards Results...

Mar 20, 2019

Congratulations to all of our award winners and riders!  We had a great time at this year’s annual banquet and celebrated many of our members.  Thank you to everyone who participated and volunteered throughout the year.  ADS appreciates your continued to support.  You can view the award results below.  Here’s to an amazing 2019 show season!...

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Show Results for the March 17 Show...

Mar 20, 2019

Please click the thumbnail below to view the show results from the March 17, 2019 show at Garland County Fairgrounds. Congrats to our show high point winners! Junior – Emily Hale riding Rumba with a 73.621% at USEF Training Level Test 2 Amateur – TL Jumper riding KA Saffron with a 70.313% at USDF Intro Level Test B Open – Alex du Celliee Muller riding Iguana RC with a 69.375% at USDF Intro Level Test...

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Ride Times for March 17 Show

Mar 14, 2019

The show schedule is below! Please note: Bring your own lunch for the show – we will not have a food vendor on site The facility management asked us to NOT use stall shavings Remember that no dogs are allowed at ADS shows (insurance policy) And as usual, we still need volunteers 🙂   Thanks in advance for your cooperation as we test out this new show...

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Rider List for March 17 Show

Mar 12, 2019

Please click below for the rider list for the upcoming show on Sunday at Garland County. 3.17.19 Garland Co show rider...

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Annual ADS Awards Banquet & Silent Auction...

Feb 11, 2019

The annual ADS Year-End Awards Banquet is coming up! It will be held on Saturday, March 2, at 6:30pm at the Wildwood Park for the Arts. Banquet tickets can be purchased via the mail-in form below or by PayPal through www.arkansasdressage.org. They are $35 each if purchased by Feb. 28.  Tickets are $40 if purchased at the door. Dinner will be catered, and there will be a beer and wine cash bar. And don’t forget about the silent auction (my favorite part)! If you have items to donate, please contact Jennifer at [email protected] Last, but not least, don’t forget to renew your ADS membership for 2019!  You must be a current member to vote in the business meeting at the banquet. Please visit the website for all the info! We look forward to seeing you there...

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Cindy Martin Animal Behavior Clinic Rescheduled for March 9...

Feb 11, 2019

The Understanding Animal Behavior Clinic with Cindy Martin has been rescheduled for March 9, 2019 at G&H Equestrian from 9am-3pm.  This event is FREE for all ADS members.  Refreshments and light snacks will be provided but please bring your own lunch.  Please register below or download the registration form to mail in. Download: Flyer Registration Form...

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2019 ADS Show Schedule

Dec 27, 2018

ADS Schooling Show Schedule 2019 March 17 – Garland County Fairgrounds  Judge: TBD April 28 – Saline County Fairgrounds  Judge: TBD May 19 – Diamond TR  Judge: TBD June 30 – Diamond TR  Judge: TBD July and August – Rain Dates as needed September 15 – G&H Equestrian  Judge: TBD October 20 – G&H Equestrian Judge: TBD November – Rain Date as...

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Meeting Minutes for November 2018...

Dec 18, 2018

ADS Meeting Minutes  November 15, 2018 Call To order 7 pm; Rene, Sandra, Kerry, Alex, Jennifer, and Ashley present President Report General membership issues and feedback ADS Member Committees for specific tasks Freestyle and Ride-a-test Clinic –January 26-27, 2019. NEI Grant was approved by USDF for the ride-a-test clinic portion. Official USDF Freestyle CE program and Dressage Foundation grant applications approved. Contract with Joan Darnell completed. Completed reservation of meeting room at LR Public Library, the Third Floor Room at the Bookstore at Library Square has been reserved for 9-4:45 for Saturday, January 26.  Have reserved DTR for the ride-a-test clinic portion on January 27. Insurance certificates are complete, sent to USDF. Announcements complete, receiving entry forms. Need persons to be responsible for: Food for day of Freestyle clinic, i.e. snacks for morning, and...

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