2014 Marchador Clinic, Las Vegas NV – Save the Dates!

  Oct 20  Registration and check-in.  Classroom lectures, demonstrations and time to mingle in the afternoon and evening @the Horsepark.  (Plan to arrive LV in the morning or the night before.)  Oct 21  Full day of gait evaluation/competition and swap your ride.  Fun and a group  effort to pick the favourite Marchador  @ the Horsepark!  In…

Marchadors for the PBR! Sept & Oct 2014

The Brazilian Saddle Horse Project The Brazilian associations ABCCMM/APEX have funded two PBR (Professional Bull Riding) events in North America in 2014. The Marchador will be featured at these two venues – live and via television coverage. September 5 & 6, Nashville, TN October 22-26, Las Vegas Nevada. The USMMA will be working with them…

May Inspection Visit – ABCCMM

May 24-June 2nd This letter was sent out by Laurie Klassen, USMMA Secretary To Marchador Breeders and Owners: The USMMA does not require inspection of Marchadors for registration.   However, we believe the ABCCMM inspection process is a valuable tool in evaluating and preserving the quality of the Marchador breed, especially for breeding animals.  …

The USMMA/ABCCMM Montana Clinic 2013

A thank you from Montana Clinic Coordinator Tresa Smith. Obrigada Brazil, Canada, USA,  Montana and Volunteers for an exceptional clinic. The Montana Clinic was held at the Rea Ranch near Helena Montana, September 5-10 of 2013.   It was the largest gathering of Mangalarga Marchador horses ever in the U.S.  with 24 horses participating .…

MM Clinic Slides from 2011

These are three reference documents prepared and presented by Kate Barcelos at the 2011 MM clinic in Texas.   Gaits, Bits and Dressage for the Mangalarga Marchador. (At the 2012 MM clinic, we videotaped the lecture, so the clinic videos will be posted with the slides.) Thank you Kate! Please click on the highlighted underlined…