Please acknowledge who referred you to SVDA if you are a new member Name of current SVDA Member Page 4 Volume 20 November Dressage Clinic with Olympic Medalist Dorothy Morkis See SVDA Calendar for dates Dottie Morkis put the USA on the global dressage map with her success at the 1976 Olympics in Montreal.
She was the anchor of the U.S.
Team and the very last rider to go in the team competition.
Her score resulted in first dressage medal for the USA in decades.
She remained the highest scoring American in Olympic Dressage competition until the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta.
Bringing home the Bronze medal in Montreal gained worldwide recognition and opportunity for US riders for years to come.
Other accomplishments: Individual Bronze Medalist—Pan American Games, Mexico, (Grand Prix} Team Gold Medalist—Pan American Games, Mexico, (Grand Prix) AHSA 1990 Intermediare Champion with Wandi 1990 Olympic Festival Team Gold 1991 Olympic Festival Team Gold Reserve rider for 1991 World Cup Long listed for 1992 Olympics,Barcelona Received a development grant from the U.S.
Olympic Committee Served 10 years on the Athlete Advisory Committee as the equestrian representative to the U.S.
Olympic Committee Served eight years as the Chair of the U.S.O.C.
Apparel Committee Served as the U.S.O.C.
Athlete’s representative to the 1984 Olympic Games 1998 Intermediare Champion US Equestrian Team long-listed 1998-1999 Grand Prix with Elvira Can Am Challenge Gold 1999 Currently competing at Grand Prix with her horse Mr.
Big, and bringing along youngster Galant (aka.
Even Bigger) Publications: Dottie is featured in Harry Boldt’s magnificent book – Das Dressur Pferde, Bengt Lindquist’s “Dressage Manual” (her Olympic mount, Monaco, graces the cover), Several issues of Dressage Today, The Chronicle of the Horse, Practical Horseman, Dressage and CT, (including 9 covers).
Seize this opportunity for you and your horse to meet and learn from one of the very best riders and trainers of our time.
Dottie gladly helps riders and horses of ALL Levels.
Everyone learns, everyone improves. Private Lesson: $100 Semi-Private (2 riders): $75 Contact: 11/06 B.J.
Karibian (757) 437-0085 (202) 255-6633 mobile Page 5 Volume 20 November POT LUCK DINNER November 18TH, 2006 5PM- till….. 3044 SANDFIDDLER RD SANDBRIDGE ON THE OCEAN COME ALL MEMBERS; Brief General Membership meeting.
Meet the board member candidates.
Fellowship with current members. (See if you can recognize them without their helmet.) Eat allot of food.
Bring a covered dish to share.
Opportunity for the Polar plunge (if you dare.) Bring a towel
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