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Friends of Lord Stirling Stable Dressage Show Seeks Riders, Spectators Welcome

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Friends of Lord Stirling Stable will host the 2017 Dressage Competition on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, NJ.
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BASKING RIDGE, NJ – The Friends of Lord Stirling Stable (FLSS) invite both horse and rider and spectators to attend the annual Dressage Schooling Show at Somerset County Park Commission Lord Stirling Stable, 256 South Maple Avenue in Basking Ridge, New Jersey on Sunday, March 12, 2017. The show will begin at 8:00 A.M.
 
Dressage is a test of skill in which the horse and rider perform a series of predetermined movements.
 
Thirteen divisions will be separated into two sections – one for those riders with privately owned horses and the other for Lord Stirling Stable students on school horses.  Divisions include the USDF Intro Level, Test A (walk/trot) and C (walk/trot/canter), Training Level Tests 1 through 3, First Level Tests 1 through 3, and two “Test of Choice” divisions. Quadrille, freestyle, and musical kur entries are also welcome.
 
Mail-in registration forms are available in the office at Lord Stirling Stable and on the Friends’ website, www.flss.org. Entry fees for FLSS members are $35 for the first test and $30 for each additional test; non-member fees are $45 for the first test and $40 for each additional test. Entries may continue to be accepted as space permits.
 
 
Spectators are welcome to attend the event at no charge.
 
For questions, additional information, or to volunteer to help with the Dressage show, contact Chuck Rosen at 908-672-2806 or email cbrosen@att.net. For directions to Lord Stirling Stable, call 908-766-5955 or NJ Relay 711 for individuals with hearing impairments.
 
Information about other Somerset County Park Commission events can be found on the web at www.somersetcountyparks.org.

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