USDF Official Podcast
#510 Riding With Oliveira and Eventer Ashley Kehoe

#510 Riding With Oliveira and Eventer Ashley Kehoe

April 20, 2019

We are joined by Keron Psillas, coauthor of Riding With Oliveira, for our next choice for the book club.  Plus, Eventing professional Ashley Kehoe discusses challenges of Eventing Dressage and Kate Poulin gives us a great trainer tip.  Listen in…

509 USDF Member of Distinction, German Riding Exchange Program, USEF ‘S’ Judge Trentelman

509 USDF Member of Distinction, German Riding Exchange Program, USEF ‘S’ Judge Trentelman

April 16, 2019

2018 recipient of USDF member of distinction award Mary Anne McPhail, Emily Gill tells us about a German riding exchange program, and Charlotte Trentelman gives us a judges tip.  Listen in…

508 USDF History with Charlotte Trentelman and Getting Certified with Vivianne Pilicy On this USDF episode we have Charlotte Tr

508 USDF History with Charlotte Trentelman and Getting Certified with Vivianne Pilicy On this USDF episode we have Charlotte Tr

April 6, 2019

On this USDF episode we have Charlotte Trentelman, chair of the historical committee, and we have a new instructor graduate Vivianne Pilicy talking about the benefits of getting certified.  Plus, the Total Saddle Fit Trainer Tip is on introducing the double bridle.  Listen in…

Dressage 506 Christin Kennedy Scholarship, Dressage School Book Review, Freestyle Choreography Part 2

Dressage 506 Christin Kennedy Scholarship, Dressage School Book Review, Freestyle Choreography Part 2

March 25, 2019

Emily Gill on the Christin Kennedy scholarship, a review of Dressage School by Britta Schoffmann with listener Elizabeth Bourbon, we complete our mini series on freestyles with choreographer Beth Hall and we answer a listener question with Lauren Chumley for the trainer tip.  Listen in…

505 Ulf Moller of Helgstrand Dressage and Freestyle Choreographer Beth Hall

505 Ulf Moller of Helgstrand Dressage and Freestyle Choreographer Beth Hall

March 21, 2019

Top Rider and Manager at Helgstrand Dressage, Ulf Moller, joins us with some insight and Freestyle Choreographer Beth Hall takes us through the levels of Freestyle.  Plus, the Total Saddle Fit Training Tip of the Week answers a listener question on frequency of transitions.  Listen in…

504 USDF Dressage Seat Equitation

504 USDF Dressage Seat Equitation

March 13, 2019

USDF dressage seat equitation programs are covered. Guests include champions Terrie Sue Wensinger, Sophia Schultz, Roz Kinstler. Justin from Total Saddle Fit explains the new Stability Stirrup Leathers..  Listen in…

Dressage #503 The Winter Intensive Training Program, Lauren Sprieser on Riding with Isabel Werth

Dressage #503 The Winter Intensive Training Program, Lauren Sprieser on Riding with Isabel Werth

February 23, 2019

Hayley Baker speaks about the Winter Intensive Training Program for Young Professionals, and then we have favorite guest Lauren Sprieser talk to us about her experience riding in the Isabel Werth clinic, following that we have a great trainer tip.  Listen in…

#502 Dressage School Author Schoffmann, Bragdell on USDF Handlers Clinic, Lateral Movements

#502 Dressage School Author Schoffmann, Bragdell on USDF Handlers Clinic, Lateral Movements

February 20, 2019

Dressage School author Britta Schoffmann for our book of the month, Michael Bragdell comes on to introduce the USDF handlers clinic as well as sharing his thoughts on how lateral work should improve horses’ gaits. Hosted by Reese Koffler-Standfield and Philip Parkes.  

#500 – A Trip Down Memory Lane and the Training Scale

#500 – A Trip Down Memory Lane and the Training Scale

February 7, 2019

Today for our very special 500th episode, we are going to take a little trip down memory lane as well as getting some great tips from guests Karen Isberg and Hilary Moore Hebert. We are also introducing a new product from Total Saddle Fit before talking about the training scale. Listen in…

#499 – Retraining and Rehoming Thoroughbred Racehorses and Working with Happy Athletes

#499 – Retraining and Rehoming Thoroughbred Racehorses and Working with Happy Athletes

January 24, 2019

Tonight, we have a couple of great guests. Kimberly Godwin Clark talks about retraining and rehoming thoroughbred racehorses. And our friend, Patty Mayer, comes on for our Trainer Tip about working with happy athletes. Listen in…