Calendar of Events

Meetings & Programs

Shows

Clinics

April

Apr
26
“Equine Massage” presented by Krista Nobilo, Equine Performance Massage (Zoom).
Zoom login will be sent to all GVDS members or you can access the Zoom link here. More info.

May

May
1-2
GVDS Cavaletti/Prix Caprilli clinic
presented by Tammy Fagan and held at Fagan Farm in Loma.
More information
May
1-2
Sarah Martin clinic
Member-sponsored clinic. Montrose. Organizer: Linda Chadwick-WirthView clinic details.
May
10

What Not to Wear—Show Clothes and Tack for Recognized Competitions (Zoom)

Join Tiger Adams from Horse in Sport via Zoom for a discussion and demonstration of the USEF rules on Dressage Attire and Equipment so you can put your best look forward during our show season. Tiger will also review other new items available at her store to make your horse look and feel their best. 6:30 p.m.  Zoom login will be sent to all GVDS members or you can access the Zoom link  on the Meeting Information page in the GVDS member's area.

May
17
May Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.
May
24
Equine Therapy Options for Peak Performance by Carrie Washburn (Zoom).
Zoom login will be sent to all GVDS members or you can access the Zoom link  on the Meeting Information page in the GVDS member's areaMore info.
May
27
Open Ride at Mesa County Fairgrounds (for GVDS Members only)
4-7 P.M. Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds
May
29 & 30
Classical Horse Club Dressage & Working Equitation Schooling Show  - Judges: Classical & Western Dressage, Stephanie Soule USEF "R" Western Dressage, USDF L Graduate;  Working Equitation: Kitty McLaughlin USA WE "L"
Location: Eagle County Fairgrounds​. Gypsum, CO. Dressage prize listWorking equitation prize list.
May
31
Working Equitation Clinic  - Kitty McLaughlin & Chris Stanko
Location: Eagle County Fairgrounds​. Gypsum, CO. More info

June

Jun
4
GVDS Schooling Show II - Judge Melissa Creswick, USEF“ S," Dressage & “R” Western Dressage
Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds​. WDAA, WDACO approved. More info.
Jun
5-6
GVDS USEF/RMDS/AQHA Approved Show - Judge Melissa Creswick, USEF“ S," Dressage & “R” Western Dressage
Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds. GVDS/USDF/USEF/AQHA approved. More info.
Jun
21
June Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.

July

Jun
25-27
Sue Martin Clinic
GVDS Member-sponsored clinic. Montrose. Organizer: Judi DeVore. View clinic details.
Jun
28
"Preventing Ulcers and Colic During Show Season " by Dr. Megan Lamb, DVM from Roaring Fork Equine Medical Center
GVDS Program, 7:00 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.
Jul
19
July Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.

August

Aug
13-15
Jennifer Roth (S Judge) Clinic: Classical Training with a Competitive Edge
GVDS/USDF/Dressage Foundation sponsored clinic.
Location: Fagen Farm, Loma, CO. More info here soon. Contact clinic organizer,  Cheri Isgreen, for further details.
Aug
16
August Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.
Aug
21 & 22
Classical Horse Club Equine Extravaganza Schooling Show  
Location: Douglas County Fairgrounds​. Castle Rock, CO. More info
Aug
28-29
GVDS Schooling Show III - Judge Julie Haugen, USEF “r” Dressage and  “R” Western Dressage
Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds. WDAA, WDACO approved. More info

September

Sep
2-5
RMDS Championships  
Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds, Grand Junction.  More info
Sep
16-19
USDF Region 5 Championships  
Location: HIPICO, Santa Fe New Mexico. More info
Sep
20
September Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.

October

Oct
9-10
GVDS Schooling Show IV - Judge Kathy Simard, USDF “L” Judge with Distinction
Location: Mesa County Fairgrounds, Grand Junction. WDACO approved. More info.
Oct
18
October Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.

November

Nov
11-14
USDF Dressage National Finals
Location: Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington, KY. More info
Nov
15
November Business Meeting
GVDS Monthly Business Meeting, 6:30 p.m. Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.
Nov
20
RMDS Board of Governors Meeting
More info

December

Dec
4
GVDS 2021 Awards Celebration & Election of Officers
Karen Harkin will send a Zoom link and the agenda to all members prior to the meeting, or you can access both here.

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