USDF Official Podcast
Becoming a Dressage Judge, Fly Control, and a Trainer Tip

Becoming a Dressage Judge, Fly Control, and a Trainer Tip

June 24, 2019

We are joined by international judge, Joanne Bouwhuis who will take us through the process of becoming a dressage judge. Karen Isberg comes on to talk about fly control and what to do about horses that are extra sensitive. And, then we’re pleased to have Megan McIsaac for the Trainer Tip. Listen in...

European Equine Adventures, Top Performance Horse Program, and Stallion Performance Testing

European Equine Adventures, Top Performance Horse Program, and Stallion Performance Testing

June 24, 2019

Reese and Jill Stowe will finally get to tell us about their European equine adventure. We will also bring on regular guest Lauren Sprieser, who has invented a new way for people to get involved with her top performance horse program. Then, breed judge Meg Williams will discuss Stallion performance testing. Listen in…

517 – Regional Schooling Show Awards, Safe Sport, and a Book Review

517 – Regional Schooling Show Awards, Safe Sport, and a Book Review

June 9, 2019

We will have Cristen Brown from USDF to tell us about the regional schooling show award program, as well as Sonja Keating to update us on Safe Sport. And, we will introduce our newest book for the book of “every other” month club. Listen in…

Karen Isberg on Being an Amateur Rider, a Book Review, and the Snowman Exercise

Karen Isberg on Being an Amateur Rider, a Book Review, and the Snowman Exercise

June 3, 2019

Today, we talk about some challenges of being an amateur rider with Karen Isberg, Auditor Ashley Crabtree helps us with our latest book review, and Reese talks us through the snowman exercise for the trainer tip. Listen in…

#514 – Revisit: Flying Changes Training and Judging Perspectives with Lee Tubman

#514 – Revisit: Flying Changes Training and Judging Perspectives with Lee Tubman

June 3, 2019

REVISIT:  This week Reese and Philip dedicate the entire show to Flying Changes with guest Canadian High Performance Dressage Coach Lee Tubman.  Listen in…

#513 Insulin Resistance, a Complicated Listener Email, and a Trainer Tip

#513 Insulin Resistance, a Complicated Listener Email, and a Trainer Tip

May 15, 2019

Karen Isberg discuss the topic of insulin resistance. Trainer Laura Ashley Killian tackles a complicated email question from a listener. And Ashley Rand gives us a great trainer tip. Listen in…

#512 GMO Education Initiative and Grant, YourDressage Website, Adult Dressage Seat Equitation

#512 GMO Education Initiative and Grant, YourDressage Website, Adult Dressage Seat Equitation

May 15, 2019

For the May edition of USDF podcast, our topics include the GMO Education Initiative and grant, the YourDressage.org website, and adult dressage seat equitation. Plus, we are going to get to a great trainer tip from Ashley Minea. Listen in…

#511 REVISIT America’s Dressage Thoroughbred and Laura Burket to Finals

#511 REVISIT America’s Dressage Thoroughbred and Laura Burket to Finals

May 15, 2019

REVISIT: The winner of the Retired Racehorse Project Carleigh Fedorka, and Laura Burket who will competing this weekend in the Grand Prix freestyle at USDF Finals. Plus, the Total Saddle Fit Tip of the Week on starting Retired Racehorses. Listen in…

#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…