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Local Dressage Trainers
Please Note: The Arizona Dressage Association does not license, certify, or endorse in any way those trainers listed in this directory. You are encouraged to exercise the same care in choosing a riding instructor as you should in choosing a farrier, a veterinarian, or any other professional’s services.
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Master horse trainer and instructor FN (Germany) and FENA (Austria). German Bronze and Silver medals; showed and trained in Europe international dressage / show jumping / eventing. Instructions for students of all ages, all levels; training horses all breeds. Imports German dressage horses.
Have won many ADA, state and regional awards and championships at various levels, and attended two national championships (FEI Young Horse and Festival of Champions). Have trained with Charlotte Bredahl-Baker, and Steffen Peters and other US Team members . Graduated from the L Program with distinction. Have coached Junior/Young Riders.
Winner of multiple USDF & USEF and Arizona Dressage Association awards. Four time MDA medal winner in the Mid-West. 2002 ADA Rider of the Year. 2004 recipient of the Cameo FEI Award. Has experience and was a coach at NAJYRC.
Paglia Dressage is a privately run 15 stall facility. Owner lives on site. This facility sits on 7.5 lush desert acres in N. Scottsdale. It has a regulation size dressage arena, dragged and watered daily, with excellent footing. Feeding is 6 X daily. Turn out is 7 days per week. Surrounding the property is an equine corridor trail system running from Scottsdale Rd. to Pima and miles of trails running north and south. The barns have oversized stalls and are fully misted and fans for hot summers. Visitors always welcome.
BS Equestrian Studies, State and Regional Championships, Gladstone Festival of Champions, 4 years on Developing Rider’s List, National Young Horse Championships, coach at NAJRYC and Gladstone, Rehabilitation facilities and conditioning.
USEF Licensed Official. Has placed 28 times in USDF Horse of Year Awards and placed over 100 times in USDF All Breeds awards. Trained and shown Canadian Champion and US National Champion Arabs and Multiple Regional Champions.
Competing in the equestrian sport since 1998, nationally and internationally, winning numerous championships in multiple arenas, including FEI level classes and titles. USDF Silver and Gold Medalist. Attended Etoile International Equestrian Academy in Germany. Experience breeding, raising and training horses of multiple disciplines (both western and english). Specializing in training young horses. Successfully worked with horses of various breeds and coached riders of all levels