Freestyle Committee

Mission

To promote freestyle and provide educational opportunities dealing with choreography, music and judging. To use musical rides to increase exposure and popularize freestyle, quadrille, pas de deux and the sport of dressage.

Goals

  1. Design and provide educational programs for freestyle, pas de deux, and quadrille for the general membership and for judge education.
  2. Keep freestyle, pas de deux, and quadrille Rules, Guidelines, and Definitions and score sheets up to date and consistent for all three.
  3. Coordinate with the Judges, Competition Management and Awards Committees.
  4. Maintain a Freestyle web page on the USDF Web site to increase exposure as well as to create promotional activities and educational material for freestyles, pas de deux, and quadrille.

2022 Objectives:

  1. Update the live judging freestyle continuing education program for the 2023 test cycle.
  2. Update the remote judging freestyle program for the 2023 test cycle.
  3. Coordinate with the L Program Committee to update the online L Education Program freestyle module.
  4. Coordinate with the Judges Committee to update the licensed officials freestyle module.
  5. Write an article for USDF Connection outlining the changes to the scoresheets.

Members

Position Region Name & Email Phone Fax
Chair 5 Janet L. Hannon (303) 919-4112
Advisor 1 Anne Snipes Moss (610) 316-4294 (610) 380-1518
Liaison 2 Sharon A Vander Ziel (859) 971-7039
Member 1 Jeanne McDonald (484) 883-4003
Member 3 Natalie P. Lamping (630) 878-1858 (630) 878-1858
Member 3 Terry Ciotti Gallo (407) 977-7070 (407) 977-7080
Member 6 Kari J McClain (360) 970-6112 (360) 943-7067
Member 6 Joan K Darnell (512) 818-2897
Member 7 Anne B Howard (831) 728-5004
Member 8 Regina Cristo (518) 312-8710
Member 8 Sarah Geikie (860) 208-1646
Member 8 Ann L Guptill (860) 873-8108 (860) 873-8108
Member 8 Debra J Reinhardt (203) 264-2148 (203) 264-0086