Bit Therapeutic Riding Center to Host Clinic with Jerry Schwartz
RIApril 10, 2002 In conjunction with the National Disability
Sports Alliance (NDSA), Little Bit Therapeutic Riding Center in
Woodinville, WA, will host a dressage clinic with Jerry Schwartz,
is a United States Dressage Federation (USDF) Gold, Silver, and
Bronze Medalist and is chairperson for the USDF Council of Competitors.
He recently participated in a Disabled Athletes Training Clinic
at the International Academy for Equestrian Studies in Warendorf,
Germany and Birmingham, England.
clinic will comprise 45 minute private sessions over the three days
of the event. There is no fee for NDSA athlete members who wish
to participate. A fee of $50 will be required for disabled riders
who are not NDSA members, and able-bodied riders may participate
for a fee of $100.
will be provided to all riders, and stabling will be available free
of charge to riders who opt to bring their own horses. Participants
must supply their own saddle and any special equipment they require.
For more information on the clinic, please contact Little Bit Therapeutic
Riding Center at (425) 882-1554.
National Disability Sports Alliance is the national governing body
for equestrian sport for riders with disabilities. NDSA is responsible
for the development and selection of riders for national championship
and international competitions, including the Paralympic Games,
and provides training, competition and advocacy for riders with
physical disabilities. Please visit www.ndsaequestrian.org
for more information about NDSA.