USDF Episode 180: Panel Judging Explained/ USDF Service Awards/ Kissing Spine

April 18, 2018

This week USEF Senior Dressage Judge and L Faculty member Marilyn Heath joins us to discuss why riders should expect different scores from judges sitting at different positions; Charlotte Trentelman explains the USDF Service Awards, and Dr Laura Werner shares the most up to date treatments for kissing spine.

Marilyn Heath, Venice, FL, is an USEF Senior Dressage Judge, L Education Program Faculty member, USDF L Program and Judges Committee member, and USDF Lifetime Achievement award Recipient.

Charlotte Trentelman, Anthony, FL, is the Historical Recognition Committee chair, and USEF- licensed “S” dressage judge who has organized several USDF educational programs.

Laura Werner DVM, MS, DACVS, In 2011 Dr. Werner joined Hagyard Equine Medical Institute as a Surgery Associate in the Davidson Surgery Center. Dr. Werner has worked as a FEI Veterinary Delegate at some of the top Three-Day Eventing competitions in the United States.

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USDF Episode 179: Focus on Freestyles

April 4, 2018

Peggy Klump joins us to introduce the new Adequan®/USDF Adult Amateur Musical Freestyle Award and Dolly Hannon shares her tips for a successful freestyle ride.

Peggy Klump, Rancho Cucamonga, CA, is chair of the USDF Awards Committee, a USEF Senior Dressage Judge, USEF Registered Dressage Sport Horse Breeding Judge, and USDF Certified Instructor/ Trainer, Training through Second Level. Peggy has earned her USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals and her Freestyle Silver Bar.

Janet ‘Dolly’ Hannon, Arvada, CO, is a USEF Senior (‘S’) Judge, USDF Certified Instructor through Fourth Level and Chair of the USDF Freestyle Committee. Dolly has also earned her USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals.

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USDF Episode 6; Dr. Jenny Susser, Part 1

December 18, 2013

Sports Psychologist Dr. Jenny Susser addresses fear and anxiety in part one of her presentation from the 2011 Adequan USDF Annual Convention. Visit eTrak for the USDF's educational resources and to watch videos from this and other conventions at