DRESSAGE TRAIL CLINIC
April 30, 2016
Sierra del Sol Sport Horses, Las Cruces, NM
Please join Paso del Norte Dressage Society and Sandy Perez Welch by participating in a Dressage Trail Clinic. This clinic will teach riders to use simple trail obstacles to improve their understanding of basic concepts in western dressage. The focus will be on keeping classical dressage training fun and uncomplicated. This clinic is for both traditional and western dressage riders. Requirements for riding Western Dressage Association Tests will also be covered.
This clinic will allow for a maximum of 12 riders in 3 groups of 4 riders.
Group 1 will cover introductory movements at a walk & jog/working trot. Basic Movements: trot over poles, 20 meter circles, rein back.
Group 2 will cover Basic & Level 1(intermediate) movements at the walk, working jog/working trot, & working lope/working canter. Basic Movements: trot over poles, 20 meter circles, rein back, turn on forehand, weave through cones.
Group 3 will cover Level 2 and 3 (Advanced) movements at the collected walk, collected jog/ collected trot& collected lope/collected canter. Basic Movements: trot over poles, 20 meter circles, rein back, side pass, weave through cones, 15 meter arc over poles, turn on the haunches.
REGISTRATION FEE per each horse/rider combination: $60.00
Non-Member Fee FOR RIDERS (if not a current member of PdNDS): $10.00
Auditor/ (includes lunch) $10.00
This clinic is designed for both riders and auditors. Auditors will hear the clinician’s comments via a sound system. Traditional dressage riders are encouraged to participate. Each group will ride for 2 hours to ensure each rider gets individual attention. When signing-up, please indicate the group you would like to ride in. If riders wish to be paired with specific riders, please indicate this on the entry and we will do our best to accommodate the request.
Sandy Perez Welch has been a rider and trainer for over 30 years. She has started young horses and developed them for Western endeavors, Classical Dressage, and Hunters. Sandy has competed at the All American Quarter Horse Congress. She has competed through 4th Level and has coached clients through 2nd Level in Dressage. She has also served as the Young Horse Training Coach for Horses Unlimited. Albuquerque, NM. Sandy is currently competing in Western Dressage through 3rd Level, the highest currently written level. She is currently training horses and their riders for Western Dressage and Classical Dressage in Caballo, NM.
Del Sol Sport Horses
6685 Coyote Road, Las Cruces, NM
Directions: Go East on HWY 70 (leaving Las Cruces)
Turn Left on Weisner to the stop sign.
At the dead end, turn right on Corona, then Left on Coyote.
ONLINE ENTRY FORM AND PAYMENT
I agree to participate in this clinic at my own risk and subject to the conditions of the Paso del Norte Dressage Society (PDNDS).
I understand that the officers and members of PdNDS, the property owner/manager and all others associated with this activity assume no responsibilities for accidents, damage, injury and/ or illness to the horses, owners, riders, employees, attendants, spectators, or any other person or property in connection with this show.
As indicated by my signature below, I hereby release the property owner and it's representatives, PDNDS including their officers, and members , the clinicians and any and all sponsors or co-sponsors of this clinic from any claim or right for damages which may occur to me, my property, those persons accompanying me, and my horse. I also assume and accept full responsibility for any damages done by me, my minor child, those persons accompanying me, and my horse at this clinic. I agree to be bound by all applicable PDNDS rules and all terms and provisions of this registration form. I am signing and submitting this agreement electronically. I acknowledge that my electronic signature shall have the same validity, force and effect as if I affixed my signature by my own hand. I certify that I am over 18, or that the electronic signature below is that of the parent or legal guardian of the minor competitor. ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------- IF THE "I AGREE" BUTTON IS NOT SELECTED AND YOUR NAME ( OR LEGAL GUARDIAN'S NAME IF PARTICIPANTt IS UNDER 18) IS NOT PRINTED BELOW YOUR REGISTRATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED: