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WDCTA SW Chapter Presents the 2nd Annual Capital Mini-Event

August 9-10 at The Horse First Farm

Volunteers are Needed! Especially Sunday Jump Judges!  Please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Event Information available from Nicki Butler.,608-358-2589 or download the forms HERE.

Concessions on-site for Sunday, provided by the well-known Madison food truck Toast - Gili's Paninis. "Our concept is to build your own panini with delicious bread, sauces, meats, veggie & ooey-gooey melted cheese!" So, stop by with friends, grab a panini, and cheer for all the riders!

Also, Heather McManamy from ShortHorse Studios will be photographing on Sunday. If you're interested in purchasing images, you can sign up for the Event Special Package here.  Images will be posted on the ShortHorse Studios website after the event.  

First day will be a clinic with Dressage Clinician Michelle Manshardt and Jumping Clinician Jan Ketzler.  The second day competitors will actually compete in the three phases: Dressage, Cross-Country Jumping and Stadium Jumping.

Two levels of jumps: 18” and 2'4” Adult and Junior Divisions in each level. Ribbons for the first 8 places in each division. Awards for closest to optimum time on cross country, best dressage score, best overall score for Senior rider, best overall score for Junior rider, best overall score for a spotted horse of any breed (if any compete), best crosscountry outfit.