SCHEDULE AND SPECIAL HIGHLIGHTS
Post entry penalty for entries postmarked after Sept 21 is $100.
Tuesday, October 9th, 6:00 p.m. – Arena 1 Upper Level
Cupcake Wars and Auction
Please bring a dozen cupcakes of your design. These cupcakes will be auctioned off and the highest bidder and baker will each receive an honorary CDW apron especially designed by Tomato Face Creations.
Coffee to be served and the “eating of cupcakes” will begin!
(If you are traveling by plane or long distance you can always order locally, we won’t tell!)
Dr. Robert Miller Lecture – Ancient Secrets of the Horses Mind
Following Cupcake Wars, Dr. Miller will present a fabulous lecture.
This is a life changing lecture for anyone involved with horses.
Wednesday, October 10th – 8:00 a.m. Classes Begin
6:30 p.m. – Grand Entry and Partner’s Clinic
Thursday, October 11th – 6:30 p.m. Arena 1
Golf Cart Tests and Decorating Contest
Be creative, be funny, be you!
See if you have what it takes to drive the ride on the CD test court. Multiple riders allowed.
Sign up on the entry form $10 – special prize awarded to winner.
Friday, October 12th – Saturday, October 13th
CDWPA Silent “Lesson”
Bid on a lesson with your favorite CDWPA Clinician
Saturday, October 13th – Regular Classes Conclude
5:00 p.m. Ticketed Dinner – Location TBD (tickets pre-ordered on entry form)
6:00 p.m. Top Hand Preliminary Rides
Announcement of Top 6 Top Hand Riders
Sunday, October 14th – Morning
7:00 a.m. CDW Church (Location TBD)
7:30 a.m. Donuts and Coffee with “8” – Arena 1
8:00 a.m. Top Hand Finals with Top 5
Awards Ceremony-Top Hand Competition & Gathering Awards – MCs Dan & Jenni Grimmett
New for 2018
Top Hand Winning Horse Award
Rookie Rider Award
CDW Gathering & Finals classes to run Wed-Sat
Top Hand Finals & All Awards on Sunday
Be sure to be a CDW Remuda Member and Save on Entries
TOP HAND 2018
Qualifying Test Challenge walk, jog, lope #2
See Sat and Sun Schedule above
More details to follow soon.
Overall High Point Awards Sponsored By:
- First Place: Cowboy Dressage Saddle –
donated by Marcia Moore-Harrison Training
- Second Place: Custom Chinks by Rodeo Etc
- Third Place: Cowhide Luggage and Satchel from Buckaroo Leather
- Fourth Place. $350 Gift Certificate from Lori Justin towards TW Saddles and CSI Saddle Pads
- Fifth Place: Custom Horse Sheet – Sierra Horse Wear
Overall High Score Awards Sponsored by:
- Dale Chavez Saddles
- Maria Marriott Photography
- Rodeo Etc
CDWPA Overall High Score Award sponsored by:
To Be Determined
Jack Brainard Try Awards provided by Buckaroo Leather
CDW Rookie Rider Awards provided by:
Robert M Miller DVM
Top Hand Award
Top Hand Switch Horse Award
Statue – Switch Horse Award
OFFICIAL HOTEL OF COWBOY DRESSAGE FINALS AND GATHERING