The Pony Club WA State Dressage Squad will provide an opportunity for Dressage combinations to be supported by mentoring and specialised coaching and will assist with developing skills, knowledge and experiences with the aim to increase participation in the Dressage discipline and to encourage participation at the Pony Club Nationals 2021.

AIMS

  1. Increase awareness and participation in the Dressage discipline at the PCA Nationals 2021
  2. Support a squad of riders who have the capacity to compete at the highest pony club levels
  3. Provide an Dressage Squad Chief Coach to oversee, instruct and mentor squad riders and their equine partner(s)
  4. Hold 3 – 6 clinics in 2021 with invitational high calibre coaches and with continued instruction and guidance
  5. Encourage squad riders to participate in Officials Training to increase knowledge and practical experience in the eventing arena
  6. Equip squad riders with skills and knowledge and practical experience including, but not limited to:
    1. Competing at required heights
    2. Goal setting
    3. Understand the prevention of injury and Injury management (of both horse and rider)
    4. Long distance travel and horses

 

Squad Information and Elegibity Criteria

Nomination form is now available below:

Pony Club WA Dressage Squad and Development Squad Application 2021

Please forward your completed application to eventing dressage@ponyclubwa.asn.au by Friday 18th January 2021.

 

 

The Pony Club WA High Performance Program is proudly supported by Careers in Racing: