Show Schedule announced for 2017!

Mark your calendars! A great year is in store for you! We have a 5 show series of dressage and cones, commencing in May. As well, an Educate Your Eye Clinic. Come out and learn, and see a dressage test, through a judges eye. More information will be posted on our website shortly. ontariocarriagedriving.ca May 7 Educate Your Eye Clinic […] Continue Reading

Events 2016

      The Ontario Carriage Driving Association is a group of carriage driving enthusiasts active in both pleasure and combined driving. Through the organization of clinics, pleasure shows, combined driving competitions and social events we strive to advance the enjoyment of carriage driving throughout southern and central Ontario. Ohne es mir zu sagen, ob eine körperliche Ursache vorhanden ist, […] Continue Reading

Dressage and Cones Show

Remember to get your entries in for the dressage and cones show at the Grand River Raceway by May 31st. The entry form can be downloaded from the events page.  This show is great for novice drivers to more experienced wanting to polish their dressage tests.  Lots of parking, washrooms available by trailers as well as show ring. Food booth is […] Continue Reading

START TIMES FOR DRESSAGE

TIME NUMBER NAME VSE TRAINING 9:30 114 LEANNE HOPKINS 9:37 115 C.J.MOTOLKO 9:42 116 CAROL MC ISAAC PRELIMINARY VSE 9:51 117 CAROLYN AARUP RING CHANGE TRAINING PONY 10:10 118 JACKIE IMESON 10:17 119 MARGUERITE WILCOCK 10:24 120 JANE SOUTHGATE 10:33 121 MEGAN SORENSEN 10:40 122 HELEN IMESON 10:47 123 MARY BAILLIE TRAINING HORSE 10:55 124 DEB DE BOK PRELIMINARY PONY […] Continue Reading

Successful World Championships for Kelly Houtappels-Bruder

Canadian Kelly Houtappels-Bruder who resides in the Netherlands successfully took part in the ninth edition of the FEI World Single Horse Driving Championships in Piber, Austria this past weekend. Kelly managed to qualify for the event earlier in the season with a new horse and her goal was to finish in the top 20. After an exciting competition the sympathetic […] Continue Reading

Kelly Houtappels-Bruder going to the worlds

We are so excited to once again, share, that a member that grew up in OCDA is going to the Worlds, in Piber, Austria. You can follow along through the website to see Kelly and Flips results. Go Kelly! Go Canada!

Updated prize list and entry form for Pleasure Driving Show

We have updated the prize list for the show at the Grand River Raceway. We are pleased to offer dressage in the morning,8 am start. And, a  pleasure driving show in the afternoon, commencing at 1pm. Preliminary #4, and Training #1. These tests can be found on the American Driving Society website. The dressage class is $20. and the pleasure […] Continue Reading

Schedule for Dressage on Sunday at Highland Green

Schedule for Sunday July 17 Dressage and Cones 9:00. Carolyn Aarup.        Fox lane wildfire                           PRE VSE 9:10. Eve Dexter.               Ruby Demi.                                 […] Continue Reading

START TIMES FOR CLINIC AT HIGHLAND GREEN

This is a clinic. Dress for the weather. Please wear a helmet. Plan your warm up, prior to your dressage time. Training 4 or Preliminary 6. After your test, Tina will go over some of the movements and help you. Ask questions! You will receive your test and score after your lesson. Schedule 9:00. Carolyn Aarup. Fox lane WildfirePRE 9:30. […] Continue Reading

Dressage and Cones Practise Night

On Thursday June 2nd from 4pm-? You are invited to come and practise your dressage test in a grass ring, at Windy Knoll Farm in Ariss. A cones course will be set up. The trails around the property are trimmed, so if you just want to condition, that is an option too. Cost $15.00 and an OEF membership. RSVP Tuesday […] Continue Reading