Equitana Open Air Meeting July 20

Sent via email to all USMMA members: A Letter from USMMA Secretary and Event Chair Alessandra Deerinck:   Our association has scheduled a meeting on July 20th at 5pm PST to plan about our presence at Equitana Open Air Festival (October 20th through 22nd 2017 in Temecula CA)    Everyone who wishes to be part of this…

Equitana Open Air October 20-22!

Dear United States Mangalarga Marchador Association members, Save the Dates – October 20-22nd The association has finalized our presence between Oct 20 and 22nd at Equitana Open Air Festival in Temecula, California. EQUITANA is a world-class equestrian trade show that is coming to the United States this year. We will be at booth 416, and…

Meet the new Board Members

About Lisa Estrada, CA – I am a project manager in information technology but a love for horses has existed since  my childhood. This was followed by the opportunity of working on a horse farm and being on a horse drill team for several years part time, during my teens and twenties. Later on in life,…

Mane Event, May 26-28 WestWorld

Come find us at booth #1508. 4 Marchador horses and 12 Marchador owners and breeders will be there!    The USMMA has a booth and MM breed presentations during the event.   All members and breeders were invited to send items or advertising for the booth.  We will be giving out their information, information about…

A Tribute to Howard Bonis (1944-2017)

  By Lynn Kelley   Howard Bonis, the first Marchador owner in Maine recently passed away late January, 2017   When Howard could no longer take care of his beloved horse, a great home was found with Cyndy Falvey, only a few minutes away on the Maine coastline.   Cyndy is a long-time horse owner…

$250 Awarded to Aline Greene

Aline applied and was granted the latest $250 USMMA Show Subsidy Award for the Camp Osborn Summer Slam 25 Mile Long Distance Ride on May 28, 2017 using Marchador mare Esthetique do Premier.   Esthetique has competed in other endurance events in the past but has also taken time off to have foals.    Esthetique has…

Equitana Open Air October 2017

Email posted by Alessandra Deerinck, USMMA Secretary and 2017 Cliinc Chair Dear Mangalarga Marchador owners, Horses are a big part of our life, and our breed has so many great traits that make horsemanship into a great passion, not just a gentle hobby. It has been a year full of activity for the BOD under…