Virtual Dressage Competition for Gaited Horses!

Two October Virtual Competition Dressage Tests – by Teresa Bippen, FOSH FOSH (Friends of Sound Horses) has partnered with NAWD (North American Western Dressage) to bring you a special offer  and opportunity.   (You must become a member of FOSH)  Use one test to “get ready” by submitting a virtual dressage test ANYTIME or during…

Montana Cavalgada 2019

Thanks to Dr Tia Nelson and Derek Brown, our hosts for the event, the weekend ran without a hitch. USMMA members traveled from AZ, CO, FL, MN, MT, OR, PA, UT, TX, and SC to attend. The USMMA 2019 Mangalarga Marchador Gathering was held at the historic Haras Vista da Serra Ranch in the breathtaking…

Show Subsidy Awarded to Dana Johnsen

Dana Johnsen was awarded a $250 show subsidy award for her participation in the 2019 Canadian National Andalusian show with her Marchador mare Valentim-Beijo Fazenda Zouga Dana and Valentim performed demos of the gaits and abilities of the Marchador breed to these Iberian horse lovers during the show. It was a great opportunity to introduce…

In Print! July issue Sport and Trail

From Mark LaRowe, photographer: I am very excited to share my first published, written article, accompanied by my own photography! Thanks to everyone at Sport & Trail Magazine for asking me to work on this project, and special thanks to Tia Nelson, Haras Vista da Serra, for believing in me and allowing me to document…

USMMA EVENT – MT Cavalgada & Inspection

AUGUST 15-16 ABCCMM Inspection AUGUST 17-18 USMMA Cavalgada Announcing the USMMA 2019 Mangalarga Marchador Gathering.  Join us for an extended weekend at the historic Haras Vista da Serra Ranch in the breathtaking mountains of Montana, home to about 30 Marchador horses.  Just being here is special. So grab your horse and saddle or borrow one of ours…

USMMA Quarterly – Spring Journal

Enjoy your Spring edition of the USMMA Journal!  It’s out on ISSUU as an on-line publication. https://issuu.com/usmma/docs/journal_9_2019_final   In this edition: 5 USMMA – Updates from the Office 6 Save the Dates – August Montana Cavalgada & ABCCMM Inspection; November Equine Affaire 8 Memorials – Frevo da Camaq, Rubia da Palmeira 9  New Stallions, New…

AUGUST MONTANA CAVALGADA!

AUGUST 15-18! COME TO MONTANA AND RIDE MANGALARGA MARCHADORS!!!   What could be better?   The USMMA is planning a multi-day event at Haras Vista da Serra, located near Helena Montana.  Tia Nelson, DVM has offered her beautiful ranch for the venue.   There will be a mix of opportunities for education, riding and social gatherings.…

Member Directory Update

In March, we sent out an email survey asking members if they wanted to be included in a new MEMBER DIRECTORY.   We promised to share the results or our survey.   If you missed the survey, click on this link here. Here are the results: 36 members responded YES. We are assuming that if…

USMMA Member Directory Survey

The USMMA already produces a BREEDER’S LIST to give out at events and to anyone contacting us via the website.   Attached is last year’s breeder’s list.   We are currently updating this for 2019.   If you have recently become a Mangalarga Marchador breeder, please let us know if you want to be on…