An article inspired by the writings of Annika Fromming, assisted by Silke Rottermann, regarding the shoulder-in was recently published in the Ecentaur. We discovered several errors in our article, and think it prudent to share the link to the original, groundbreaking article so our members can access additional information, and gain more clarity and detail [more]
Advertise with RMDS for the coming year! It’s a contribution to a great 501 (c) 3 organization, great exposure for your business, lets folks know of your upcoming events, your facilities and your businesses. Check out the great opportunities on our Advertising page.
My name is Debi Stevens. I am an active 69-year young, “old lady athlete” living a lifelong dream of riding and training a horse in a manner that develops obedience, flexibility balance and harmony. In short, following the equine discipline of Dressage. I ride 3 to 5 times per week, spend many hours I am [more]
Every two years, contracts for RMDS positions come up to be rebid or replaced. Contracts will be for 2023-2024. The positions are: RMDS Central Office Manager RMDS Magazine RMDS Championship Show Management Information regarding each position may be found on the RMDS website: https://www.rmds.org/policies The contracts are due by June 30, 2022. Send to the RMDS Central [more]
Registration links are on the RMDS Calendar Page! SHOW MANAGEMENT TRAINING Thursday February 24, 20222:00 – 5:30 Zoom Meeting The top 3 reasons to attend: Understand how shows operate Yes you can – put on your own show How to make your shows run efficiently and be profitable Interested in learning about Dressage competition rules [more]
By Sally O’Dwyer This show season I have had some great rides and some lousy ones, with the variable being my mindset. Mental and physical abilities are interconnected, and by focusing on the “right things”, I can stay calm, and even enjoy my ride! “Mental steps are not necessarily hard to implement; it is just [more]
The RMDS Board of Governors (BOG) Meeting is being held November 20, 2021 at the Renaissance Hotel in Stapleton, Colorado. Below are the By-Law Changes and Standing Rule Changes up for consideration. Red text is text that is proposed to be deleted and Green text is text that is being proposed to be added. 2021 [more]