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Welcome to the Western Dressage Association® of Oklahoma

We will provide an educational and competitive environment which is accessible to all Oklahoma riders and horses. Our mission will be guided by that of the Western Dressage Association® of America which states:

The mission of the Western Dressage Association® of Oklahoma is to build an equine community that combines the Western traditions of horse and rider with Classical Dressage. We honor the horse. We value the partnership between horse and rider. We celebrate the legacy of the American West.

Today, the journey with our own horses is just beginning with Western Dressage. This will be a partnership which honors the horse for the central role he has played in our history. Come join us in this great adventure.

“It’s about the journey.”

-Larry Mahan, American cowboy

In September of 2012, Oklahoma formed the first affiliate state organization, the Western Dressage Association® of Oklahoma (WDAOK.) The WDAOK welcomes all breeds to participate in our events. If your horse can walk and trot, there is a place for him within the Western Dressage Association® of Oklahoma.

The WDAOK will offer educational opportunities to inspire and enlighten western riders and their horses to a higher level of horsemanship and partnership through the use of dressage. We will work with the national organization to create an educational environment and competitive format within the horse industry for the Western Dressage horse and rider. Western Dressage helps a rider to improve the horse’s balance, cadence and carriage. Whether your horse competes in reining, roping, cutting, western pleasure, or enjoys the trail with you, using dressage will improve your partnership and keep your horse happier and sound far longer than he would otherwise be.

In keeping with our mission, the WDAOK offers clinics to introduce Western Dressage to riders that are new to the discipline as well as those looking to improve their competitive edge. Clinic locations and events are added throughout the year. Stay informed by visiting us on our facebook page, and visiting the website calendar often.

contact@wdaok.org

Upcoming Events
Sep
29
Thu
2016
all-day WDAA World Show @ Lazy E Arena
WDAA World Show @ Lazy E Arena
Sep 29 – Oct 2 all-day
WDAA World show.  For more information, please visit http://www.horseshowconsulting.com/#!wdaa-world/eew1b
Oct
8
Sat
2016
all-day GCC Schooling Show @ Sheridan Stables
GCC Schooling Show @ Sheridan Stables
Oct 8 all-day
This show is being put on by the Green Country Chapter.  Please visit their website for entry information.  http://www.greencountrydressage.com/shows-events/2016-calendar/
Oct
22
Sat
2016
all-day WEST Schooling Show @ West Equestrian
WEST Schooling Show @ West Equestrian
Oct 22 all-day
West Equestrian Schooling Show.  For more information contact Cheryl West, (918) 363-7610, westequestrain@gmail.com, www.westhorse.net  West Show Entry Form 2016(1)
Oct
29
Sat
2016
all-day Great Plains Chapter Schooling S... @ Valley View Dressage
Great Plains Chapter Schooling S... @ Valley View Dressage
Oct 29 all-day
This show is being put on by Great Plains Chapter.  Please visit their website for more information.  http://gtgray.wix.com/greatplainsdressage
Nov
11
Fri
2016
all-day Green Country Adult Dressage Camp @ Riverbend Arena
Green Country Adult Dressage Camp @ Riverbend Arena
Nov 11 – Nov 13 all-day
AdultDressageCamp Q: What is included in the price? A: 10×10 Stall with 2 bags of shavings, 6 meals, 4 semi-private lessons (2 with Laurie Hedlund, 1 with Sherry Guess and 1 with Robert Hayes), 2[...]

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