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Weekend Equestrian Program

Programs

January 27-28 2018 at Chase Collegiate School in Waterbury, CT

  • Dates and Location

    January 27-28, 2018

    Chase Collegiate School
    565 Chase Pkwy
    Waterbury, CT 06708

    The school is NOT ADA compliant.

  • Sponsors

    USA Equestrian Trust
    Connecticut Dressage Association
    New England Dressage Association

  • Host Hotel

    The 2018 Host Hotel is the :

    Wyndham Southbury
    1284 Strongtown Rd
    Southbury, CT 06488
    (203) 598-7600

    Standard room: $102 per night (rate does not include state and local tax)
    Mention Dressage4Kids when making your reservation.
    Reservation cutoff date: January 5, 2018

  • Who should attend?

    The Weekend Equestrian Program is for everyone involved in the horse community.

    Riders of all ages, disciplines, and levels; parents; and trainers are welcome to attend.

  • What will be offered at the Weekend Equestrian Program?

    Horse-related seminars will be offered on many topics including, but not limited to: riding skills and theory, horse management, horse health, stable management, marketing your business, fitness, drawing, and photography.

  • Speakers

    Please check back for updates.

    NEDA Volunteer Workshop
    Trainers Forum
    Judges Forum
    Horses 101 - Kick up your Knowledge
    Eventing Forum - new 2018 Eventing tests and other topics

    Plus:
    Colleen Akin
    Lyla Andrick
    Carole Baker
    Libbie Beauchamp
    Liz Caron
    Katie Eagleston
    Margaret Freeman
    Sarah Geikie
    Lendon Gray
    Rachel Greene-Lowell
    Ann Guptill
    Vicki Hammers-O'Neil
    Ann Kennedy
    Ival Kovner
    Dr. Johanna Kremberg
    Megan Lutz
    Dr. Lauren MacDonald
    Amanda McAuliffe
    Jon Nowinski
    Nicole Pascariello
    Liz Piacentini
    Dr. Risatti
    Carla Sharp
    Bonnie Stetson
    Margaret Szegvari
    Jamison Wallace
    Liz Webb
    Kate Wilson

    More to be announced.

  • Registration Fees

    Advance Registration prior to and including January 11, 2018:
    Adults: $65 for both days or $40 for one day
    Youth (21 and under): $40 for both days or $25 for one day

    **Please note that if you are planning on attending the Judges’ Forum and/or the USDF Instructors Workshop, there is an additional $10/day charge on top of the registration fees.**

    Registration as of January 12, 2018:
    Adults: $80 for both days or $55 for one day
    Youth (21 and under): $60 for both days or $40 for one day

    **Please note that if you are planning on attending the Judges’ Forum and/or the USDF Instructors Workshop, there is an additional $10/day charge on top of the registration fees.**

    Registration fees include access to talks, coffee and tea, bagels for breakfast (Sunday only), and a light lunch (both days).

    To access the registration form, exit this lightbox and scroll down to the bottom of the page or go to https://dressage4kidsorg.presencehost.net/forms/wep-registration-form.html.

  • Water Bottles

    Please bring your own water bottle with you. There will be water available to re-fill your bottle as needed.

  • Refund Policy

    There will be no refunds for cancellations made after January 12, 2018. Refunds will not be provided for registrants who do not attend the conference. In order to receive a full refund, notice of cancellation must be made via e-mail to Susan Sieber at ssieber@interstatelumber.com prior to January 12, 2018. A cancellation acknowledgement will be sent and fees will be refunded, subject to this Refund Policy.

    Dressage4Kids, Inc. reserves the right to alter or modify the advertised speakers and/or schedule as necessary.

  • How to register

    Exit out of this pop up to return to the Weekend Equestrian Program page and scroll down to the heading "Registration Form" to fill out the online Registration Form.

Dates and Location

Dates: January 27-28, 2018

Location: Chase Collegiate School, 565 Chase Pkwy, Waterbury, CT 06708

The school is NOT ADA compliant.

 

Thank you to our Sponsors:

USA Equestrian Trust

Connecticut Dressage Association

New England Dressage Association 

Host Hotel

The 2018 Host Hotel is the :

Wyndham Southbury
1284 Strongtown Rd
Southbury, CT 06488
(203) 598-7600

Standard room: $102 per night (rate does not include state and local tax)
Mention Dressage4Kids when making your reservation.
Reservation cutoff date: January 5, 2018

Who should attend the Weekend Equestrian Program?

The Weekend Equestrian Program is for everyone involved in the horse community.

Riders of all ages, disciplines, and levels; parents; and trainers are welcome to attend.

 

Olympians Laura Graves and Sydney Collier

Olympians Laura Graves and Sydney Collier

What will be offered at the Weekend Equestrian Program?

Horse-related seminars will be offered on many topics including, but not limited to: riding skills and theory, horse management, horse health, stable management, marketing your business, fitness, drawing, and photography.

Speakers

** PLEASE NOTE THAT SPEAKERS AND SCHEDULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE**

 

Please check back for updates.

  • NEDA Volunteer Workshop
  • Trainers Forum
  • USDF Instructor Certification Workshop
  • Judges Forum
  • Horses 101 - Kick up your Knowledge
  • Eventing Forum - new 2018 Eventing tests and other topics

Plus:
Colleen Akin
Lyla Andrick
Carole Baker
Libbie Beauchamp
Liz Caron
Katie Eagleston
Margaret Freeman
Sarah Geikie
Lendon Gray
Rachel Greene-Lowell
Ann Guptill
Vicki Hammers-O'Neil
Ann Kennedy
Ival Kovner
Dr. Johanna Kremberg
Megan Lutz
Dr. Lauren MacDonald
Amanda McAuliffe
Jon Nowinski
Nicole Pascariello
Liz Piacentini
Dr. Risatti

Carla Sharp
Bonnie Stetson
Margaret Szegvari
Jamison Wallace
Liz Webb
Kate Wilson

More to be announced.

Schedule

Please click on the following links to view the TENTATIVE schedules.  Dressage4Kids, Inc. reserves the right to alter or modify the advertised speakers and/or schedule as necessary.

Water Bottles

Please bring your own water bottle with you. There will be water available to re-fill your bottle as needed.

Registration Fees

 

Advance Registration prior to and including January 11, 2018:

Adults: $65 for both days or $40 for one day

Youth (21 and under): $40 for both days or $25 for one day

**Please note that if you are planning on attending the Judges’ Forum and/or the USDF Instructors Workshop, there is an additional $10/day charge on top of the registration fees.**

 

Registration as of January 12, 2018:

Adults: $80 for both days or $55 for one day

Youth (21 and under): $60 for both days or $40 for one day

**Please note that if you are planning on attending the Judges’ Forum and/or the USDF Instructors Workshop, there is an additional $10/day charge on top of the registration fees.**

 

Registration fees include access to talks, coffee and tea, bagels for breakfast (Sunday only), and a light lunch (both days). 

 

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

There will be no refunds for cancellations made after January 12, 2018.  Refunds will not be provided for registrants who do not attend the conference.  In order to receive a full refund, notice of cancellation must be made via e-mail to Susan Sieber at ssieber@interstatelumber.com prior to January 12, 2018.  A cancellation acknowledgement will be sent and fees will be refunded, subject to this Refund Policy.

Dressage4Kids, Inc. reserves the right to alter or modify the advertised speakers and/or schedule as necessary.

Registration Form

Fill out the application using the fillable form fields below.  All form fields are required.  Incomplete forms will not be processed.

Weekend Equestrian Program Application Form
One applicant per application form
Please indicate which day(s) you will attend:
Do you plan on attending the Instructors Workshop on Saturday? ($10 additional fee to be paid as soon as you register.)
Do you plan on attending the Judges' Session on Sunday? (All-day session open to Judges, "L" Grads, and "L" Candidates only, $10 additional fee to be paid as soon as you register.)
Have you attended WEP in the past?
Are you planning on attending Lendon's Youth Dressage Festival (2018)?
Registration Fees
If "Other" please use "Other Amount" field.
$
Other amount for registration fees if not using the above
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