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2018 NMDA Schooling Shows & Clinics


A great way to acquire volunteer hours for an NMDA Year-End Award or Education Fund "Mini-Grant", hang out with the dressage enthusiasts and have fun! If you have not volunteered before, we are happy to show you how. Contact any schooling show manager or clinic organizer on this page.

DateEvent/LocationManager/Contact personJudge
March 25NMDA Schooling Show
Edgewood Equestrian Center, Edgewood NM
Teresa HeineBarbara Burkhart
April 29NMDA Schooling Show
Cherry Tree Farms, Albuquerque
DJ CollinsJane Bagwell
May 5Watermelon Mountain Pony Club's Dressage Schooling Show at Expo New Mexico
Entry Form
Release & Stabling Forms
Jamie Philpott 505-235-2341 or

May 5-6Centered Riding Clinic
with Lucile Bump at Cherry Tree Farm
Flyer with Information
Kathy Mueller
505-344-8207 or kpmcanter505@aol.com

May 11-13Rick Klaassen Clinic
Flyer with Information
Ulla Hudson, 505-615-5050 or ullahudson@me.com
May 13Recognized Show sponsored by NMDA & NMAHA at Expo New Mexico

May 18-20Pilates for Dressage® with Janice Dulac at Cherry Tree Farm
Bonus Day
Cindy Kavan-Winfield, cjkwinfield@gmail.com or Valerie Simpson, cowgalval@gmail.com
August 25NMDA Schooling Show
Roy-El Farms, Española NM

October 28NMDA Schooling Show
Cherry Tree Farms, Albuquerque
DJ CollinsMichelle Baca

NMDA Schooling show
March 25th
Edgewood Equestrian Arena
91 W Frontage Rd.
Edgewood, NM 87015

Directions to the Edgewood Equestrian Center from the West: Take I-40 east to Edgewood Exit 187. Go north under the overpass; turn west onto Frontage Road. Go past "Wildlife Refuge." Turn into "Edgewood Open Space." You're there!

Ride Times

For a complete list of events, clinics, shows, etc,
go to our Calendar of Events.

Helmets are required while mounted at all NMDA shows and clinics

Click here for
Schooling Show Guidelines
Tips for
horse show newcomers

NMDA hats for sale $18.
Available at schooling shows & other NMDA events or contact John Collins, SKIPANDDCTF@aol.com.

Please note that Show Managers are giving up their free time to schedule and manage the schooling shows. You can make their life easier by following the guidelines below:
  • Please send completed entries by deadline.
  • Entries must include all signatures & a check
  • No entries taken over the phone.
Thank you

NMDA Western Dressage Policy

  • All riders must wear a helmet at NMDA schooling shows and clinics.
  • The Western Dressage Association of America (WDAA) tests will be used. These tests can be found on www.USEF.org, OR www.WesternDressageAssociation.org.
  • The USEF (Morgan Div) or WDAA rules (they are the same) will be used. These rules describe the gaits and movements, the tack allowed and not allowed, etc.
  • Western riders may enter Equitation and Suitability classes.