Daisy Meadows Equestrian

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August Caledon Dressage

Lots of ribbons for DME!

Last weekend marked the end of the Caledon dressage shows for the 2017 season! We had another great weekend, with Matthew Zinger and Raffe owned by Chris Horoyski placing 2nd, 5th, and two 8ths, with scores to 66.7% at 1st Level. Glencora Mulgrue and Fabina owned by Ann Marie Metford had two 3rds and a 4th with scores to 58% at 3rd Level. Wendy Altwasser and Feline had a wonderful weekend back in the show ring with scores to 57%. Stephanie Amann and Marshmallow were champions of the silver W/T division for the season coming away with four 1sts, and scores to 69%. Desiree Smith and Maia were also champions for the season in the silver Junior Training Level, and high point winners for the Thoroughbred incentive program with three 1st, a 3rd and scores to 68%. Daisy Kosa and Ex were champions of the Open Second Level with scores to 68%, and with Charlie owned by Kathy Rension, Champion in the Open Training Level with scores to 70%. Than

Daisy Kosa and Desiree Smith both in the middle of their tests

ks very much to Alicia Dickhout and Sara Valvasorifor grooming, parents, friends, and supporters for coming out and the Caledon show organizers for running such a wonderful set of shows! Already excited for next year!

July Caledon Dressage

Another excellent weekend of showing for DME at Caledon! Glencora Mulgrue and Fabina owned by Ann Marie Metford had a 3rd and 2nd with scores to 60% in third level. Desiree Smith And Maia cleaned up the junior training level reserve champion with two 1st and two 2nd and scores to 69%. Matthew Zinger and Raffi owned by Chris Horoyski placed 1st and 4th with scores to 68% in first level. Zinger and Rainier owned by Jackie Dravetz had an excellent first show winning 3 second level adult amateur classes. Stephanie Amann and Marshmallow had a great show with scores to 68% and reserve champion of walk/trot adult amateur. DaisyKosa and Explosief were champion in second level with scores to 75% and four 1sts. Daisy and Charlie owned by Katharine Renison were also champions in training level open with scores to 70% with three 1st and one 2nf. Massive thank you to Jackie and Warner Dravetz, Alicia Dickhout, Delphine Godden and Sara Valvasori for grooming, Ron and Tracy, Andrew Woodley and the whole Caledon team for running such a wonderful show! Can’t wait for August!

 

Hamilton Hunt July Schooling Show

Another excellent show at the second Hamilton Hunt Jumper show Sunday for the DME and MJM riders! In the Beginner W/T Maddy Amann received a 5th, 4th, and 7th. In the Beginner O/F Stephanie Amann had three 3rds and a clear round. In the 2’0 division Kayla Bergman and Werona came away with Reserve Champion with a 2nd, 1st, 3rd and 1st, Kira Lord and Jackson had a , 4th, 2nd and 5th, and Melissa De Smit and Sasha had two 3rds and a 4th. In the 2’3-2’6 division Sara Valvasori and Miribelle had a 5th, Chris Horoyski and Raffi had a couple of lovely rounds, Samantha Kean and Spartan had a 6th, Madeline Pottruff and Sullivan had a 3rd and a 5th. In the 2’9 division, Lauren Anne-Nicole and Sebastian had a 4th and a 5th, and Taylor Smith and Carm had a 2nd, 5th, and 3rd. Thank you to Sarah Daisy Kosa and Glencora Mulgrue for coaching, and riding. Excellent job to all riders and a big thank you to everyone who helped run another great show!  

June Caledon Dressage

Matthew Zinger and Raphael

Congratulations to all our DME riders showing this past weekend! Stephanie Amannshowed walk/trot adult amateur on Divine Miss M earning 3 first and 1 second placings with scores to 66% and was champion of her division. Jackie Morrison showed training level adult amateur on Don Carletto, owned by Katharine Renison, earning 4th 5th and 6th placings with scores to 66. Desiree Smith showed training level Junior on Majestic Jet earning two 1st and two 3rd placings with scores to 67%, and was Reserve Champion of her division as well as High Point thoroughbred. Matthew Zinger showed first level adult amateur

 

Stephanie Amann and The Divine Miss M

Glencora Mulgrue and Fabina

on Raphael owned by Chris Horoyski earning two 1st, and one 3rd placing with scores to 68%. Glencora Mulgrue showed third level open on Fabina owned by Ann Marie Metford earning 3rd and 4th placings with scores to 61%. Thank you to Ron Ballegeer and Tracy Smith for taking pictures. Thank you to Alicia Dickhout, Sara Valvasori for your grooming all weekend you did a fabulous job. Thank you to Patrick Kosa and Dan Allison for driving the rig when I couldn’t. It was a fun weekend and I’m very proud of you all. Thanks to Andrew Woodley and all the Caledon dressage team for your amazing work. See you in July!

 

 

Hamilton Hunt Jumper Schooling Show

Claire, Sam, Sara, and Maddy with their ribbons from the 2’3-2’6 division

Alicia and Maia in the 2’9 class

Melissa, Desiree, Megan, Kira, and Kayla with their ribbons from the 2’0 division

Huge congratulations to all DME and MJM riders yesterday at the first Hamilton Hunt jumper show! In the Intro to Jumpers, Steph Amann and Marshmallow had two 3rds and a 4th. In the Grasshopper division, Maddy and Bella had a 4th, 2nd, and a 1st. In the 2’0 division, Melissa De Smit and Sasha had a clear round, Kira and Bella had a 4th, Desiree and Midna had a 4th, 3rd, and 6th, Kayla and Werona had a 3rd, 2nd, and a 3rd finishing reserve champion and Megan Bethlehem and Carm had a 1st, 2nd and 5th finishing champion in the division. In the 2’3-2’6 division, Sam and Spartan had a couple of awesome rounds, Sabrina DeRoo and Pumpkin had a 4th, Madeline Pottruff and Sullivan had a 5th, 6th, Sara Valvasori and Miribelle had a 3rd and a 4th, and Claire Malseed and Amy had two 2nd’s taking home reserve champion. In the 2’9 division, Alicia Dickhout and Maia had a 5th, and Taylor Smith and Carm had three 6th’s to finish up the day. Fantastic job everyone, started the season with a bang! Big thank you to all the coaches, parents, helpers, and Hamilton Hunt for running such an efficient show! Looking forward to the next one!

Peter Storr Dressage Clinic and Meadowlarke Trillium

Thanks Ian Woodley for taking such great pictures, and Linda Rawlinson for hosting such an excellent clinic with Peter Storr. What a great learning opportunity for Matthew Zinger and Katie Anderson, you both rode very well. Also very proud of Marta Machado on Lola and Totu Beyler on Raffi for a successful day showing in the 1.0m at the Trillium show at Meadowlarke. A super weekend.

May 13/14- Rockton World Fair schooling show and Fox Run Stables Trillium Show

So proud of the Daisy Meadows Equestrian Team this weekend, what great teamwork and what an incredibly busy weekend. I can’t wait to get back to the barn and at the shows with you.

Glencora coached some of our team members at the Rockton Horse Show on Saturday. Desiree Smith on Midna, a four-year-old quarter horse mare, placed 5th in 2’3 open hunter over fences, 5th in 2’3 youth hunter over fences, 5th in 2’3 open jumper, 3rd in flag race and 5th in youth down and back  and 5th and beginner barrels. Alicia Dickhout on Majestic Jrt, 8 year old thoroughbred mare, placed 5th in 2’6 youth hunter over fences, 5th in 2’6 open hunter over fences and 5th in open hunter under saddle. Melissa De Smit on Sasha placed 8th in the 2″3 hunter, 2″3 jumpers and 2″6 hunters and 2″6 jumpers. Sabrina De Roo on Roxy, a 7 year old paint mare, had a fun time in their first show together. Stephanie Hoover also showed her lovely mare in the halter classes.

Sam, Chelsey, Megan, Laura, and Sara heading to the schooling ring

Saturday Kelly and  Madeline Pottruff ran a promotion for MJM Equestrian Center summer camp and lesson program at the green hawk in Burlington and did a fabulous job.

Thanks to Chelsey Overell for hosting several of our riders and horses at an off property school on Saturday at Hamilton Hunt and Brian Machado and Jemma Jones for providing transport.

Marta and Emily looking sharp at Fox Run’s trillium show!

Sunday, at the Trillium show at Fox Run Stables, Taylor Smith on Carmilla, a nine-year-old Belgian cross, and Jemma Jones on Sullivan, a 5 year old Percheron cross, competed in the 0.90m division, and Marta Machado on Lola, a six-year-old warmblood Mare, and Emily Robertson on Roswell, a 5 year old Rhinelander mare, competed in the 1.0 meter division. I’m very proud of your progress​,  particularly with these young horses being developed into the show ring. It was very hard for me not to be there, and I thank Don Brandel for stepping in to coach while I was away.

Ponies and Puppies Kidney Care Schooling Show

Presented by Daisy Meadows Equestrian at MJM Equestrian Centre

Daisy Meadows Equestrian Schooling Show Series presents an entirely indoor schooling show with flat and jumper classes. We offer a large show ring and separate warm up ring with excellent footing. We have beautiful ribbons from 1st to 6th place. Refreshments, lunch and baked goods will be available for purchase. Open to all disciplines, horses and ponies.

Kidney CARE Network International

Proceeds of Ponies and Puppies CARE for Kidneys Schooling Show go to Kidney CARE Network International whose mission is to improve the quality of life and health outcomes of people with chronic kidney disease through our Collaborative Activities, Research and Education. Kidney CARE relies on the generous effort and support
of a multi-faceted and talented team of volunteers who range from students, allied health care professionals,
physicians, patients and their family members.

ADMINISTRATION

Please wear purple to show your support for Kidney CARE Network International
To support Kidney CARE there will be a silent auction with great prizes!

SHOW DATE: Sunday March 26th 2017

ONLINE ENTRY FORMS CLOSING DUE DATE: Friday March 24th 2017

PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO FILL OUT OUR ONLINE ENTRY FORM, LINK IS BELOW. ONLINE ENTRY FORMS WILL WAIVE THE $10 SHOW ADMINISTRATION FEE.

ONLINE ENTRY FORM: https://goo.gl/forms/eQ7wQkg0AFE6QgGg2

Show office opens at 8 am
Fees payable by cash only please
Show office administration fee $10 if online entry not completed
Dogs must be leashed at all times

*** WE WILL BE HAVING A SILENT AUCTION AND USED TACK/APPAREL SALE THE DAY OF THE SHOW, ALL PROCEEDS GOING TO KIDNEY CARE. ANYONE WHO WISHES TO DONATE ITEMS TO THE SILENT AUCTION OR USED TACK/APPAREL SALE PLEASE CONTACT DAISY KOSA THROUGH EMAIL OR PHONE. A DONATION BIN FOR USED TACK/APPAREL WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE IN THE REGISTRATION OFFICE ON SHOW DAY, ALL SILENT AUCTION ITEMS MUST BE RECEIVED BEFORE SHOW DAY. THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR YOUR SUPPORT AND DONATIONS***

Stalls are available to rent. To arrange for a stall please call Joel 289-237-1043

If you are available to volunteer please email daisymeadowsequestrian@gmail.com any help is appreciated!