Newsletter October 2016

Good Morning CTEA!!

I think it is finally starting to feel like fall in South Texas. We may not have the beautiful leaf color changes that other parts of the country see, but any break in 90 degree weather is a reason to celebrate!
CTEA is so excited to announce that Kim Severson will be making her return to Central Texas, January 7-8, 2017, at Pine Hill!! Our 2017 winter clinic will be focused on Stadium Jumping and Cross Country with a limited number of private Dressage lesson available on Friday afternoon. Spots for the clinic can be held with a deposit of $175 or the full amount of $350. Entries open today and close on December 22, 2016. Entry forms are attached below. RV Hookups and the Bunkhouse are available for anyone wanting to stay on grounds. Please contact Ruth Sawin,, to reserve your spot today!
Clinic Entry Form: Jan 2017 Kim Flyer
Congratulations to all of our members who competed at the following shows:
2016 American Eventing Championships: Bryn Stryk: 11th place, Professional Choice Junior Training & Christiana Schultz: 8th place, Novice Horse.
Meadow Creek HT, The Fall Social: Bryn Stryk (OP) 4th place, Scottiann Evans (SrTR) 4th place, Rebecca Speer (ON) 1st place, Sarah Goodyear (ON) 12th place, Patti Champion (SrNR) 7th place, Te’a Pawa (OBN) 3rd place, Diane Hanrahan (OBN) 4th place, Meghan Sullivan (SrBNR) 3rd place and Irene Doo (SrBNR) 4th place. Way to go ladies!!
Pine Hill Fall HT is looking for volunteers. If you are planning on being at the show for the weekend of October 22nd and want to help out CLICK HERE! If you would like to help jump judge Cross Country, be a dressage scribe, a test runner or ring steward, click on the link above for more information. I will be in Bellville for the weekend to volunteer and would love to see you all there!
Until next time, enjoy this cooler weather and happy riding!
Kylie Bottensek
CTEA President