Quadrille Team

The Solstice Farms Quadrille Team as formed in early 2011. We are a team of 6-12 riders that meet regularly to practice riding different choreographies to music. We have ridden in three shows this year and even performed an exhibition at the 2011 USDF/GAIG Region 9 Championships.

Vision

To develop a cohesive, unified quadrille team that
  • demonstrates teamwork between riders and horses
  • represents Solstice Farms with integrity and professionalism
  • promotes the sport of dressage through exhibitions and competitions
     
Roles and Responsibilities

Rider must be agreeable to the following criteria:
  • Have an independent, secure seat
  • Able to walk, trot, and canter for an hour
  • Willing to multitask and work within a team effectively
  • Want to have fun and be part of a team
  • Willing to travel and show off the property
  • Attend regularly scheduled practices
Horse must meet the following criteria:
  • Have a calm, non-aggressive temperament
  • Tolerate other horses in close proximity
  • Be brave and sensible to new environments
  • Handle trailering and being in new places other than Solstice
  • Be fit enough to handle walking, trotting, and cantering for an hour
     

Mother's Day Out Show - May 12, 2013

Windy Knoll Spring Show March 2013

Region 9 Champs Exhibition

Snowdonia Performance Sept 2011

Mother's Day 2011 Performance