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2018 NMDA Schooling Shows & Clinics


A great way to acquire volunteer hours for an NMDA Year-End Award or Education Fund "Mini-Grant", hang out with the dressage enthusiasts and have fun! If you have not volunteered before, we are happy to show you how. Contact any schooling show manager or clinic organizer on this page.

DateEvent/LocationManager/Contact personJudge
May 26-27Horses Unlimited Dances with Horses recognized dressage show at Hipico Santa FeDonald Simpson

June 1-3Jennifer Marchand Dressage Clinic
Albuquerque area
Flyer with Information
Adrienne Curtin 505-228-2197
June 1-3Rachel Saavedra Clinic at Hell Canyon Farm, Santa Fe NM
Flyer with Information
Maureen Mestas 505.310.1050 or pferdfrau@gmail.com
June 16NMDA Schooling Show
Goose Downs Farm, Galisteo, NM
Jeffray Ryding (690-9948) or Laura Kober (670-1164)Judge 1: USEF "r" license - Wendy Wergeles
Judge 2: TBD
June 23-24Jim Hicks Clinic
Corrales, NM
Flyer with Information
Steve Simmons 505-301-0917
July 14-15Recognized show sponsored by Santa Fe Dressage Association at Hipico Santa Fe
Debbie Garris dgarris@horseshowsolutions.com
August 19NMDA Schooling Show
Roy-El Farms, Española NM

October 12-14Jeremy Steinberg Clinic at Hell Canyon Farm, Santa Fe NMMaureen Mestas 505.310.1050 or pferdfrau@gmail.com
October 28NMDA Schooling Show
Cherry Tree Farms, Albuquerque
DJ CollinsMichelle Baca

NMDA Schooling Show at
Goose Downs Farm
June 16, 2018
Goose Downs Farm offers two dressage rings and a warm up area with soft sand footing. The venue is surrounded by four mountain ranges with beautiful vistas of the Galisteo Basin. We will offer USDF tests, USEA eventing tests, and Western dressage tests. Limited stalling available For more information, please contact Jeffray Ryding (690-9948) or Laura Kober (670-1164).
Show address: 70 Goose Downs Rd, Lamy, NM 87540

Address for Entries:
    Secretary, NMDA Schooling Show
    64 Goose Downs Rd
    Galisteo, NM 87540
Entries postmarked no later than June 9th

Judge 1: USEF "r" license- Wendy Wergeles
Judge 2: TBD

For a complete list of events, clinics, shows, etc,
go to our Calendar of Events.

Helmets are required while mounted at all NMDA shows and clinics

Click here for
Schooling Show Guidelines
Tips for
horse show newcomers

NMDA hats for sale $18.
Available at schooling shows & other NMDA events or contact John Collins, SKIPANDDCTF@aol.com.

Please note that Show Managers are giving up their free time to schedule and manage the schooling shows. You can make their life easier by following the guidelines below:
  • Please send completed entries by deadline.
  • Entries must include all signatures & a check
  • No entries taken over the phone.
Thank you

NMDA Western Dressage Policy

  • All riders must wear a helmet at NMDA schooling shows and clinics.
  • The Western Dressage Association of America (WDAA) tests will be used. These tests can be found on www.USEF.org, OR www.WesternDressageAssociation.org.
  • The USEF (Morgan Div) or WDAA rules (they are the same) will be used. These rules describe the gaits and movements, the tack allowed and not allowed, etc.
  • Western riders may enter Equitation and Suitability classes.