October Newsletter

October Newsletter


In this issue:

  • It is that time of year to start renewing memberships!  The VADAF membership year runs from December 1 to November 30.  Join or renew prior to November 30th and receive a $5.00 discount off the membership fee.
  • Year End Awards Packets are due to the Awards Chair no later than December 7th.  Now is the time to submit your packet for year-end performance awards and/or lifetime achievement awards.
  • The Awards Chair is asking for your help in identifying members who go above and beyond for the club.  Nominations are now being accepted for the following awards:  Volunteer of the Year, Equine Senior, Gary Locke Junior/Young Rider, Unsung Heroes of Dressage, and Magic Jami Awards.

VADAF Thanks Rose Mount Sponsors and Volunteers!

Hard to believe, but the show is next weekend! We are anticipating a GREAT show, with 3 rings this year!
This show would not be made possible without the help of our Sponsors and Volunteers! Please be sure to thank these folks!

Our Sponsors and Advertisers

Dabney & Crooks PT Dressage
Will and Sharnette Atkinson Valley Vet
Absorbine Andy’s Laser Engraving
C4 Belts Commonwealth Business Services Inc.
Double L Tack Shop Crumpton Horsemanship
Barb Ellis Exclusively Equine
Anna Fox Homestead Hardware
Rosemary Johnson Denise Lennon
Mantra Love Peggy Minnich
Powerflex Barbara Snapp
Tanner’s Equiestrian US Department of Interior, BLM
Davenport & Company LLC. Great Mills Trading Post
Woodside Equine Clinic VTO Saddlrey
Sharon Ackley Boehringer Ingelheim
Colonial K-9 Consumer Management Solutions
Doug Crooks Eqyss
Fortiflex Cindy Hutchinson
Inga Janke Leckner Ford
Manna Pro Products, LLC Mary’s Cakery, King George
Platinum Performance Purina
Alan Spivey Tractor Supply Company
Pierucci Dressage Lawn and Landscape Richmond
King George Feed and Supply John Deere, Fredericksburg VA
Rodan + Fields, Mineral VA Claiborne’s Farm
Horse Nibbles Manna Pro

Our Volunteers:

Sharon Ackley Sharnette Atkinson Chris Balasi
Catherine Bednar Stephanie Bedar Debbie Bowman
Kelly Bowman Hannah Bowers Kristine Burks
Debra Carter Joanne Collins Mary Lou Cramer
Teresa Crater Jeff Curtis Mckinley Deel
Barbara Ellis Danica Evans Savannah Evans
Virginia Fast Anna Fox Sarah Grady
Melissa Gregory Vanessa Guillette Margaret Gutermuth
Jeff Hale Rhiannon Hatcher Megan Irby
Barbara Shurtleff Alexandra Jeffers Molly Judge
Sharon Kipping Lorraine Klepacz Denise Lennon
Lauren Lennon Kate Lepree Pat McGovern
Angela Martinez Gracelynn Martinez Nancy Mendonca
Patty Michalak Michele Milligan Peggy Minnich
Ashley Noble Lynn Oeters Fay Pawlak
Elena Prokos Karen Rice Kathy Sandor
Tara Scheillumeit Patrick Shurtleff Rachel Sigler
Georgia Strentz Alison Thompson Sandy Williams
Sara Worsham  Janis Shurtleff  Elizabeth Schneider
Stacey McLaughlin Glenn Minnich




June Newsletter

June Newsletter
June Newsletter

The June Newsletter is out! There has been lots going on this month with preparations for the Rosemont Show, clinics and lots of members out enjoying their horses! We have a HUGE need for sponsorships for our fall show! Members can receive volunteer hour credit for sponsorships earned!