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Hidden Brook Farm Dressage Schooling Show - June 2, 2019

Ellie and I did a show at our lesson barn this past weekend instead of taking a lesson.  I would have done a lesson on Saturday before the show, but my instructor went to NEDA Spring with her eldest daughter, who was able to get her last Grand Prix score for her USDF Gold Medal!!!  So that is a good reason to not be able to lesson haha.

I admit I was a little bummed about our low scores at the SMDA show two weeks prior.  I know a score of 6 (60%) is called satisfactory, but I really thought our performance was better than a low 60%.
I was determined to ride well and even though Beth was not there, I had her youngest daughter as my back up if the wheels fell off the bus LOL!  She was already in the warmup and at the show ring with her actual students, so it was nice to have her there to remind me to breathe and not hang on the left rein!  ;-)
Ellie unloaded and was totally calm.  Honestly, she loves her lesson barn and knows it is her second home haha.  She was much calmer tied to the tra…

Dreamy's Year End Awards

United States Trotting Association
Golden Hoof Award 2010

Standardbred National Show Awards
Taurmade Memorial Award (highest scoring Training level horse) 2008, 2010
Training Level Champion 2008 and Reserve Champion 2010

SPHO-NJ National Awards
Grand Champion National High Point Standardbred 2007
National 4th place High Point Standardbred 2008
National 5th place High Point Standardbred 2010
Ambassador Standardbred Reserve 2008
Combined Training Champion 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
Demo Award - Reserve Champion 2007, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 4th place 2008, 2009
Dressage Champion 2008, 2010 and Reserve Champion 2007, 2009, 2011
Equitation 6th place 2007
General Division Reserve Champion 2007 and 4th place 2008
Hunter Champion 2010
In-Hand 6th place 2007, 2010
Showmanship 6th place 2010
Two-Gait Green 3rd place 2007
Two-Gait Senior 3rd place 2008 and 4th place 2009
Three-Gait Open 6th place 2009, 2010
Versatility Champion 2007, 3rd place 2008, 6th place 2009, 4th place 2010

SPHO-Maine
Overall High Point Champion Senior 2007, 2008
Standardbred Promotional Award 2008
Beginner Crossrails Champion 2007
Games Champion 2007 and Reserve Champion 2008
In-Hand Champion 2008
Two-Gait Senior Horse Champion 2007, 2008

SPHO-NH
High Point Versatility Award 2007

United States Dressage Federation
USDF Horse Performance Award, Training Level 2010
USDF Rider Performance Award, Training Level 2010
All Breed Training Level Open Champion 2010
All Breed Training Level Adult Amateur Champion 2010

New England Dressage Association
Training Level, 10th place 2009 and 14th place 2010

Maine Dressage Society
MDS Bronze Medal 2009
Standardbred Horse of the Year Champion 2007, 2009, 2010 and Reserve Champion 2008
Introductory Level 3rd place 2007, 2008
Training Level 10th place 2008, 8th place 2009, 4th place 2010, 4th place 2011
First Level 11th place 2011
Aged Horse Division 4th place - for both Training and First level
SPHO-ME sponsored High Point Standardbred - Training level 2010

Southern Maine Dressage Association
Overall High Point Senior Rider 2007, 2008
Introductory A Champion 2007
Introductory B Champion 2007 and Reserve Champion 2008
Training 1 - 5th place 2008
Training 3 Reserve Champion 2011
Prix Caprilli Champion 2011 - undefeated in all five shows that year!
First 1 - 3rd place 2011
First 2 - 4th place 2011

Maine Horse Association
Standardbred In-Hand Reserve Champion 2010, 3rd place 2009
2-Gait Standardbred Champion 2009
3-Gait Standardbred Champion 2010
Training Level Dressage - 3rd place 2009, Champion 2010, Reserve 2011
First Level Dressage Champion 2011

Pipestave Hill Horse Trials
Beginner Novice Year End Champion 2013