Debbie McDonald

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Laura Graves: The Making of Diddy

An excerpt from Riding for the Team: Inspirational Stories of the USA's Medal-Winning Equestrians and Their Horses

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15 Facts About U.S. Dressage Olympian Adrienne Lyle

Learn more about this rider’s unique equestrian background and an exciting opportunity to train with her!

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Pan American Games Lima 2019: Americans Take Dressage Individual Gold and Bronze

Sarah Lockman, Tina Irwin and Jennifer Baumert earned top honors on the podium.

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Learning from the Leaders of U.S. Dressage

The four official U.S. dressage trainers take the stage at the 2019 USDF Trainers Conference.

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Lessons from CHIO Aachen

Top Young Riders share what they learned during their visit to CHIO Aachen with The Dressage Foundation.

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US Equestrian Launches Pilot Phase of U.S. Dressage Coaches Support Network

The goal is to is to establish a group of like-minded dressage trainers to support U.S. dressage program events and initiatives

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Lehua Custer Awarded $25,000 Carol Lavell Advanced Dressage Prize

The award honors a talented and committed rider who plans to reach and excel at the international levels of dressage.

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When Aretha Franklin Rocked the Dressage World

Blogger and judge Margaret Freeman fondly remembers Debbie McDonald's freestyle performance aboard Brentina at the 2005 World Cup Dressage Final.

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Debbie McDonald Prepares for a New Role

A closer look at her coming transition to dressage technical advisor

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Adrienne Lyle and Salvino: A World -Class Dressage Partnership

With patience and persistence, Adrienne Lyle returns to the top of the international stage with this Hanoverian stallion.

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Debbie McDonald to Succeed Robert Dover as U.S. Dressage Technical Advisor Following FEI World Equestrian Games™ Tryon 2018

McDonald will transition to her role as the U.S. Dressage Technical Advisor on December 1, 2018 pending final contract negotiations.

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Finding Dressage Talent

How the U.S. Equestrian Federation is fostering the next generation of dressage riders.

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The CHIO Aachen: A Horse Show Like No Other

Amber Heintzberger shares special moments of her trip to the 2017 CHIO Aachen in Germany.

A focus on pirouettes paid off for Laura Graves as she won the 5-star Grand Prix freestyle with Verdades before a packed house at the Adequan Global Dressage Festival.

Report from the 2018 Adequan Global Dressage Festival

A trainer’s consistent winners highlighted a special show in Wellington, Florida, where an international field included many riders pointing toward this fall’s FEI World Equestrian Games.

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Aachen and My Travels Abroad

Kim Herslow shares an update from her recent trip to Europe.