iride highlights 2021
Mary McGuire Smith and Jelle
A successful year for Jelle and IRIDE....
- USDF/FHANA All-Breeds National Champion First Level Musical Freestyle Professional Division
- USDF/FHANA Vintage Cup National Champion Second Level Professional division
- GDCTA Champion First Level Musical Freestyle-median score 74.400%
- GDCTA Reserve Champion Open Second Level-median score 67.049%
- Scenic Flight Dressage Musical Freestyle Champion, 76.367%
- Scenic Flight Dressage I, March 20, 2021 2nd Level High Score Horse-71.081%
with Empanoso (left) and Jelle (above)
- Dressage Equitation winner with median score of 73%
- Received the 2 scores needed towards Bronze medal at 2nd Level with BOTH Empanoso (retired this year at 26 years old) and Jelle, who she leased this year for scores of 64.634% and 65.135%!
- Also has many awards in the 2021 Cutting and Ranch Horse Shows in the Southeast with her AQHA gelding, Stylin' Steve!
2021 ranked #23 USDF National Young Rider at First Level, riding Midnight Train, Quarter Horse Gelding
- USDF Dressage Finals TOP TEN (9th place) in Training Level J/YR!
- USDF Region 3 Championships TOP TEN (6th place) in Training Level J/YR
- USDF Region 3 Championships First Level J/YR score 66.389%
- Qualified for USDF Region 3 Championships in First Level with a median score of 67.387%
- Qualified for USDF Region 3 Championships in Training Level with a median score of 68.789% on two qualifying scores
Riding Loki, 1995 Oldenburg Gelding
- USDF Silver MFS Bar for Fourth Level Musical Freestyle with a median score of 66.800%
- 5 out of 6 scores earned towards USDF Musical Freestyle Bronze Bar award
- beginning to compete with her young horse, DonnerDream, with Training Level scores over 80% at Scenic Flight Dressage I in March 2021!
CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE STUDENTS FOR THEIR ACCOMPLISHMENTS IN AND OUT OF THE SHOW ARENA IN 2021! WE HAVE AN EXCITING 2022 SCHEDULE ALREADY IN THE PLANNING STAGES WITH NEW MEMBERS OF THE IRIDE TEAM! JOIN US!