Your Dressage-filled April in L.A.
It's time to fill in your April calendar with dressage! Welcome Spring by attending a show, schooling show, or clinic. In addition to the events below, some trainers offer regular, local monthly clinics.
Note: The information below may not be current. Please check with the activity organizer before making your plans.
CDS JR/YR Southern Clinic with Stephanie Schaer
March 31-April 2
W Farms, Chino
L.A. Chapter will sponsor one rider. See the JR/YR clinic page for more details.
TES Spring Schooling Show
Traditional Equitation School, Los Angeles Equestrian Center, Burbank
Judge: Jodie Cressman
Offering Intro to 2nd level tests as well as special classes, including bareback dressage. Premiums available in the school office.
(ROAD TRIP) Carl Hester Clinic
Del Mar Fairgrounds
SHPRODUCTIONS presents Olympic Gold Medalist, Carl Hester MBE at the 2017 West Coast Dressage Convention. Auditor passes are $130/day and 2-day VIP tables (for 5 or 10 people) are available.
More Information: https://ca.shproductions.ca/purchase-carl-hester-california/
FEI JR/YR & U25 Clinic w/ Charlotte Bredahl
Epona Farms, Thousand Oaks
Application: https://www.california-dressage.org/PDF_files/FEI_jryr_app.pdf. Selections will be made April 3.
Contact: CDS Central Office, 831-659-5696
Hanson Dam Schooling Show
Hanson Dam Equestrian Center, Sylmar
Judge: Tegan Kossowicz
Schooling show for classical and western dressage. In addition, a Ride-a-Test Twice Clinic with Claudia Roberts will be held the day before, Saturday, April 22. Closing date 4/15
Fiesta of the Spanish Horse
Los Angeles Equestrian Center, Burbank
Judge: Melonie Kessler
Open and breed dressage classes will be held on Thursday, April 27. Classes include Training through FEI and Western Dressage. Entries are limited; one test per horse/rider/level. Closing date: April 17
The Fiesta Charity Mane Event will be held on Sunday, April 30 from Noon to 3:00pm and features pet adoptions, music, dancing, food, shopping, and special performances, including Cavalia star Sylia Zerbini and her Amazing Grande Liberte Horses.
4/8-9 (Ventura) Dressage at Mission Pacific – USEF/USDF/CDS – http://www.dressagetimes.com/
4/9 (Pomona) Spring Fling Dressage – CDS – www.cdspomonachapter.com
4/15-16 (Ventura) Spring Dressage – USEF/USDF/CDS – www.dressagetimes.com
4/27-30 (Del Mar) Del Mar National CDI-W/USEF/USDF/CDS – www.delmarnational.com
If you would like to add a local dressage event that L.A. Chapter members could attend, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Provide the who, what, where, when, and contact information.