Illinios Dressage and Combined Training Association

Mar 16, 2022 News

IDCTA Presents: Denny Emerson Discusses His New Book “Begin and Begin Again”

Join the IDCTA for an interview with Denny Emerson March 17, 2022 at 7:00 P.M. CST discussing his new book, "Begin and Begin Again."

We all start somewhere with horses. As a toddler on a pony. As a teenager with friends who ride. As an adult who always loved horses, but life just got in the way...until now. Some of us start over. We sell our horses to go to school, to have careers or babies (or both). We decide to quit dressage and start reining. We fall off…and get back on. There are all sorts of beginning places, and they can be for the first time or after a “gap.”

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Oct 09, 2021 Education

IDCTA Presents: "The 2020 Olympics: A Vet's View" with Lisa Borzynski, DVM

Join the IDCTA community for session #4 of their IDCTA Veterinary Zoom Series. After a tumultuous year, the Tokyo 2020 Olympics finally took place in 2021. Dr. Lisa Borzynski of Wisconsin Equine Clinic and Hospital was ringside for the dressage, eventing, and show jumping. In this webinar, she will share her perspectives from being part of the FEI team of 20 veterinarians from 11 countries that ran the on-site veterinary clinic and monitored the health and welfare of the equine athletes.

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May 21, 2021 Educational Activities

IDCTA Presents: A Livestream Interview with Doug Payne June 9, 2021 | 7 p.m. CST

Join Eric Dierks in a Livestream interview with Doug Payne.

Doug might be best known in the discipline of eventing as a member of the 2019 Pan American Games Eventing Gold Medal Team, where he also placed 4th individually. He has countless wins and top placings at all levels including a reserve national championship at the Kentucky CCI-5 Star.

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May 06, 2021 Educational Activities

IDCTA Presents: A Live-Stream Interview with Will Faudree May 12, 2021 | 7 p.m. CST

A stalwart member of the U.S. Eventing squad since he was named USEA Young Rider of the Year in 2002, Faudree’s impressive resume has provided him the experiences to become asuccessful rider, trainer, and coach.

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Apr 14, 2021

IDCTA Sponsored Spring Three-Day Eventing Camp with Elizabeth Harrington and Hannaberry Farm May 6-8, 2021

Learn from upper level three-day eventer, Elizabeth Harrington and former competitive three-day eventer and professional dressage trainer, Denise Hanna.

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Mar 02, 2021 Affiliates

IDCTA Presents: A Live Stream with David O'Connor

On Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Central time, join Eric Dierks for a live stream interview with David O'Connor. David was an alternate for the 1988 Summer Olympics, and riding Wilton Fair, was part of the U.S. team at the 1990 World Equestrian Games, where he placed 35th individually and the team finished fourth.

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Feb 01, 2021 Affiliates

IDCTA Presents: A Live Stream with Jim Wofford

On Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. Central time, join Eric Dierks for a live stream interview with Jim Wofford. Wofford has had a successful riding career, joining the U.S. Eventing Team in 1965 and remaining a member until 1985. During this time, he trained under Bert de Nemethy and Jack LeGoff.

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Jan 08, 2021 Educational Activities

Enter IDCTA's Virtual Dressage Show Series and Championship

We have the cure for the wintertime COVID-19 blues . . . join us for a virtual show series! Ride from the comfort of home or your training stable. Use a smartphone or camera to capture your ride and submit it for judging.

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Dec 16, 2020 Affiliates

IDCTA Presents: Four Key Attributes That Make a Successful Rider with Denny Emerson

On January 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. CST, join Eric Dierks for a live stream interview with Denny Emerson, where he will share some stories of his colorful past, as well as his insights as to what makes a successful rider today.

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