Welcome to the Pomona Chapter
California Dressage Society!

Founded in 1970, the Pomona Chapter is dedicated to making your involvement in Dressage both successful and rewarding. Whether you wish to compete at every show or just audit one clinic, we are your education source! Join Us

POMONA CHAPTER NEWS:


CDS JR/YR CLINIC with LESLIE MORSE - April 12-14, 2019

Perfect your skills and learn "feel" from a professional, that can not only break down the fundamentals, but will give you the confidence it takes for higher levels. Ideals for Novice through Experienced riders wanting to connect with their horse and truly understand what it takes to ride and feel the movements. Leslie Morse's lessons are designed for amateur and youth riders who want to add, and truly understand, "feel" as part of their journey in Dressage while developing greater horsemanship skills. Leslie has termed her feel-based method of instruction as "Morsemanship" and offers an opportunity for Dressage riders of all levels to work with an experienced, internationally recognized rider. Leslie has the ability to break down complex movements, while visually demonstrating and verbally communicating proper form for attaining the desired movements. What's more is that Leslie does this in a friendly, and light hearted manner.

If you are interested in riding in this clinic, please fill out the application and email it to cdspomona@gmail.com no later than March 15, 2019.


CDS A/A CLINIC WITH LILO FORE - March 8-10, 2019

This year's A/A Clinic clinician will be Lilo Fore. Lilo Fore is an FEI “I” Judge and has been a member of the ground jury for numerous Pan American Games, World Equestrian Games and The Olympics. She is the chair and founding member of the USDF Instructor Certification Program. She has chaired or been a member of numerous committees for the USDF and USEF as well as being a successful rider, trainer and coach. She is continuously involved in many educational programs for Dressage trainers, teachers and judges. Lilo has played a major role in raising the quality of dressage training and horses to an international level. She frequently offers dressage symposiums and clinics, delivering uniquely expert dressage education to the equestrian community.

Please come out and audit the clinic. It will be a wonderful learning experience for all! Our chapter representative this year will be Lauren Wetzel and the alternate is Susan Rehfeld.


POMONA CHAPTER 2019 SHOW SEASON

The Chapter is proud to host four shows annually. We hope to see you at one or all of our shows!

  • All Hallow's Eve Dressage Show - 10/28/18 - Results
  • Spring Fling Dressage Show - 4/7/19 - PRIZE LIST
  • Stepppin' Into Summer Dressage Show - 6/9/19 -PRIZE LIST
  • Midsummer Day's Dressage Show - 7/28/19 - PRIZE LIST

OUR CENTURY RIDER

Pomona Chapter member, Mr. Percy Herman become a Century Rider on Saturday morning. To achieve this honor the combined age of the Rider and horse must total 100. Percy is 82 and the horse, Preethi is 21 years young! They showed first level test 3. Congratulations Percy!!!


RIDER SUBSIDY AWARD

Are you interested in being reimbursed for your clinic/lesson fees? Did you know that Pomona Chapter offers two awards per quarter offering up to $300 in reimbursement for clinic fees to encourage our members to further their dressage education? Find the application link below and apply for the first quarter 2019 now.