Established in 1975, the Southern Eventing and Dressage Association is a non-profit, educational organization founded to foster an interest in, and understanding of, the equestrian sports of Dressage and Eventing. SEDA belongs to USEF Zone 7, is a Region 9 Group Member Organization of the United States Dressage Federation, and an Area III & V Affiliate of the United States Eventing Association. With over 150 members, SEDA is one of the largest USDF affiliated clubs in Region 9 and growing. Our members primarily hail from Louisiana and Mississippi.
Club activities include educational events, schooling and recognized shows, clinics, seminars, tack sales, and an Annual Awards Program. SEDA’s award winning newsletter, Off Course, is published bi-monthly as a service to its members. Read more about our club here.
SEDA is a 501 (c) 7, a social organization, with the purpose of promoting both Dressage and Eventing for the benefit of its membership.
News & Updates
Saddle fitter Mike Corcoran will be coming to Folsom sometime in February. If you are interested in having your saddle fit, please contact Leslie Morris to be put on the schedule. email@example.com or (504) 833-7923
Amen Corner February Schooling Dressage and CT Prize List Available
Fleur de Leap
The Spring Fleur de Leap is fast approaching: March 7 & 8! We are in need of lots of volunteers to put on a super event. If you can help out for any amount of time or in any way, please contact Morgan Vaughn 504.512.0124 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Prize list will be available soon!
The First Dance I & II Recognized Dressage Show
The prize list for this show is now available. Download here.
New Dressage Tests!
New dressage tests are available for 2015. Find them on the USEF website.
Changes to the SEDA Awards Program for 2015
Some major changes have been made to the SEDA Awards Program for 2015. A brief summary includes: no volunteer requirement; changes to the reporting of recognized dressage scores; changes to the requirements for schooling dressage; changes to the dates of the show season but not the membership year; new award for eventing derbies. Read the summary of changes here. It is highly recommended that members read the Awards Program in its entirety to understand all of the changes. Please contact the Board if you have questions.
Are You Getting Our Communications?
SEDA distributes a weekly e-news update straight to your inbox. This is available only to our current registered members – if you are not receiving it, please check with our Membership Director to be sure that we have your correct email address on file.
We Want to Hear from You!
Check out our new feature … the Suggestion Box! Use it to let us know how we are doing or if you have suggestions about programs, opportunities, or ways you think we could improve. Thank you for your feedback! Responses to the submissions will be posted in the Off Course newsletter and on the website.
Show Your Club Spirit-Buy SEDA Merchandise!
SEDA has set up a store at CafePress where you can buy all manner of items featuring the SEDA logo. Bonus: a percentage of all purchases goes back to the club. That means more money for awards, ribbons, course improvements and more for our members! Check it out here