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The Perfect Riding Outfit

USDF wants to hear from you! If you could own the perfect riding outfit, what brand shirt/breeches/boots combo would you go with? For example,...

Can You Succeed in Dressage Without a Warmblood?

Meet two “nontraditional breed” horses that have trotted off with many accolades By Patti Schofler

Quiet Square Halts

Stephen Clarke reminds riders to ensure that they are relaxing once their horse has halted....

Choosing the Right Horse: How Equine Personality Plays a Role

By Ingrid Henry This article won the 2018 GMO Newsletter Award in general-interest for GMOs with 175-499 members. It...

Lowell Boomer – USDF’s First Hall of Fame Inductee

The USDF inducted its first member to the USDF Hall of Fame (now the Roemer Foundation/USDF...

Great American Insurance Group/USDF Regional Dressage Championship Venues

Every fall, each of the nine USDF Regions hosts a Great American Insurance Group/USDF Regional Dressage Championship, presented by SmartPak.  These championships...

The Value of Showing Locally

By Lucille Sullivan This article won the 2018 GMO Newsletter Award in general-interest for GMOs with fewer than...

Word of the Week – Regularity

REGULARITY - Purity of the gait. At walk and trot, denotes symmetry in terms of evenness of the length of the...