CDS Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting is held in January of each year and features the regular yearly roundup from the main CDS Board (open to all CDS members), as well as a day of breakout sessions for the Chapter representatives and the awards presentation for Best Chapter Newsletter, Best Educational Event, and Best Website. This two-day event also features a half-day educational clinic open to all members for a fee.

California Dressage Society Presents: Let’s Ride Dressage!

The CDS 2023 Annual Meeting includes an exciting Triangulation of Riding ~ Judging ~ Education!

January 14th, 2023 at the LA Equestrian Center, Burbank CA


Want to Improve your test scores? Want to Hear what the judges are looking for? Want to See how professional riders prepare to ride a test? Good news! The CDS 2023 Let’s Ride Dressage! Symposium will help jump start your new year for SUCCESS!

Our host is Michael Osinski – renown FEI/USEF Judge, trainer, rider and he is on the USDF National Test Change committee. And there will be a fantastic panel of highly regarded judges – Hilda Gurney, Melissa Creswick, Janet Curtis – that will assist in helping you understand what judges are looking for and how to improve your test. The demonstration riders will be local professionals that will show off their fancy horses and their amazing riding abilities.

Come Join US!!!

World renown judges and amazing riders. Lunch, Shopping and incredible Raffles will add to the fun. And there will be even more excitement with a Cocktail Party and Fashion Show including appetizers with wine & beer after the riding is completed. In addition to regular Equidome seats, CDS will have VIP tables (seats eight includes lunch and cocktail party) on the floor by the riding arena. Bring your friends and don’t miss out on this fun social event of the year!!! Visit the CDS website to take advantage of early registration discounts: California Dressage Society (

SATURDAY, JANUARY 14 – Los Angeles Equestrian Center, Burbank CA

8:00 am – 9:00 am         Registration

9:00 am – 11:30 am        New Test Overview

9:30 am – 11:30 am        Training – Third Level Riding

11:30 am – 12:30 pm      Lunch and Shopping, New Saddle Technologies

12:30 pm – 2:30 pm       Fourth level – Grand Prix Riding

2:30 pm – 2:45 pm         Honors Club “Lifetime Achievement” Award

2:45 pm – 3:15 pm          Mike Osinski and Riders Panel Discussion

3:15 pm – 3:30 pm          “Thank you” Award

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm        Raffle Winners

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm        Cocktail Party and Fashion Show ( Party! )


8:30 pm –   3:00 pm    CDS Annual Meeting, Chapter Roundtables, Awards