The University of Nebraska—Lincoln Department of Animal Science Extension will host its "Western Dressage Clinic: What’s it all About" in August, 2021.
Western Dressage Clinic is for those looking for a challenge or just something new for their horse and themself. Featured will be United States Dressage Federation Bronze, Silver and Gold medalist Frances Carbonnel of Castle Rock, Colo. She will give demonstrations and lectures for all levels.
Kathy Anderson, UNL equine specialist, said the fairly new and growing discipline of Western dressage will be a fun-filled and terrific experience for anyone. “This will be a great opportunity to become familiar with all the levels of the event from one of the very best! Frances is a terrific instructor and she loves to share her expertise and help entice people to give Western dressage a try,” Anderson, said.
Aug. 13 will have lectures that talk about what is Western dressage, its rules, equipment, tack and more. Aug. 14 will have demonstrations for riders of various levels and training of their horse and themselves.
More information and how to register can be found at: Western Dressage Clinic.
The event is sponsored by The Dressage Foundation: Lynn Palm Western Dressage Fund, Omaha Equestrian Foundation and UNL Department of Animal Science Extension.