Skip to main content

Recapping 2019

I had many great horsey experiences in 2019!  I am really pleased with how the year went overall; nothing is ever perfect, but both horses are sound, happy, and healthy, which is really what matters to me.

Some of my 2019 goals were met easily or with lots of hard work, and a few of them were utter fails haha.  C'est la vie! Let's recap!

Happy, health, sound
Both mares are doing well in this regard!  Dreamy will be 29 this year, and while she definitely shows signs of her age at times, she overall looks and acts much younger than she really is!  Ellie has really matured this year, filling out as well as mentally becoming more comfortable in her own skin.  As she will be eight this year, I feel like we have moved through the baby phase.

Continue lessons with Beth and Babette
This goal was met and then some!  I took almost weekly dressage lessons with Beth and monthly jump lessons with Babette. Thanks to the Morgan Dressage Association scholarship, I was also able to attend two clini…

Ellie's Year End Awards

American Morgan Horse Association - Open Competition National Awards
2018 Champion Introductory Level dressage - 69.9920%
2018 4th place Eventing
2018 7th place Hunter Jumper
2018 7th place Showmanship
2018 8th place English Pleasure
2018 9th place Equitation
2018 9th place In Hand

Maine Morgan Club
2018 Champion Introductory Level dressage - 70%
2018 Champion Hunter Pleasure, Open
2018 Reserve Champion Two-Phase Eventing
2018 Reserve Champion In Hand
2018 3rd place Adult Equitation

Maine Horse Association
2018 Champion Introductory level dressage - 70.315%
2019 Champion Training level dressage - 67.4995%

New England Jumpers Association
2017 Champion Walk/Trot Pleasure
2017 Champion Walk/Trot Equitation
2017 Champion Ground Poles
2018 Champion Pre Elementary Two-Phase

State of Maine Dressage Association
2018 Champion Introductory Level, Adult Amateur - 68.676%
2018 Overall High Point Adult Amateur

Maine Dressage Society
2018 Reserve Champion Introductory Level, Adult Amateur - 69.375%
2018 Champion Morgan Horse of the Year

Western Maine Dressage Association
2018 ? - 68.75%

Central Maine Dressage Association
2018 Champion Introductory Level dressage, Adult Amateur - 69.38%
2018 Champion Combined Training, Adult Amateur - 30.78

Comments