Cancelled – Mary Mahler Clinic...

Jan 18, 2022

The Mary Mahler Clinic on January 22-23, 2022 has been cancelled.  If this clinic is rescheduled, ADS will make the announcement at that...

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Lauren Sprieser Clinic Schedule...

Nov 22, 2021

We are excited to welcome Lauren Sprieser to Arkansas on December 4-5!  Thank you to Patty Hale of Valley View Farm for hosting us and thank you to everyone for supporting this clinic. CLINIC SCHEDULE Auditing is welcomed and encouraged.  Auditing is free for ADS members. For non-ADS members, you can register on the clinic event page...

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ADS Membership News

Nov 16, 2021

It’s time to join or renew your ADS membership for 2022! Our membership period runs from December 1 to November 30 each year.  This year we have added some excited Member Perks and are busy planning educational events for our members!  Join today to make sure you don’t miss...

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Mary Mahler Clinic Schedule

Oct 28, 2021

I hope you are excited about the upcoming Mary Mahler Clinic.  She will be our judge for the show the day before as well.  It is going to be a great time! Attached is the schedule for the clinic.  Please be flexible with your ride time in the event we get behind a little.  Arrive in the arena at your scheduled time with your horse tacked ready to ride. Please be dressed in neat riding attire.  Helmets are required.  Correctly casual attire is recommended. Please click below to view the schedule:...

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Eleanor McClain Wins Area V Beginner Novice Champion...

Oct 28, 2021

Congratulations to ADS member Eleanor McClain who is the Beginner Novice Champion for Area V! Eleanor McClain keeps her new horse, the 15-year-old Warmblood mare Abbigael, at her small barn and is solely responsible for her care, a fact that McClain believes has allowed her to know the gray mare in a much deeper way. “It was a difficult transition at first,” McClain said of her relationship with her new mount. “Month after month I worked, desperately trying to connect with her.” The pair has overcome a huge learning curve as they got to know one another, but despite some bumps in the road, McClain left each show with a positive mentality and asked herself, “What did I learn from that, and how can I fix it?” After all of the triumphs and tribulations,...

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Alexandra du Celliee Muller Awarded The Dressage Foundation’s 2021 Region 9 Teaching Excellence Award...

Oct 27, 2021

Press Release from The Dressage Foundation.  Congratulations Alex, on a much deserved award! Alexandra du Celliee Muller Awarded The Dressage Foundation’s 2021 Region 9 Teaching Excellence Award Alexandra du Celliee Muller of Little Rock, AR, was presented with The Dressage Foundation’s 13th annual “Region 9 Teaching Excellence Award” at the 2021 Region 9 Championships.  Alex received the $5,000 award for her wonderful and clear teaching skills. Alex grew up as an active participant in the United States Pony Club (USPC) and began teaching dressage and eventing full time in 2013. For the past six years, Alex has been a Member at Large for the Arkansas Dressage Society and she also volunteers for the USPC as a National Examiner. Alex works with a variety of students and enjoys working with non-traditional horse breeds. She puts...

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