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The Great Lakes Area Show Series – Educational Dressage organization (Glass-Ed) is a USDF Region 2 Group Member Organization (GMO) based in Michigan. Our goal is to promote the art and sport of Dressage to riders of all ages and abilities.

Read the September Member Newsletter 

Show Season Finale!
It's hard to believe five months of shows have come and gone already!  Glass-Ed was pleased to have back many returning show hosts, as well as welcome in a few new locations this season. 

View the whole schedule and download prize lists and entry forms on the Show Page.  The last show of this season is October 3 at Mystic Marsh.

Year End Award Standings
Click here to view the current standings for High Point and High Percentage Year End Awards.  Riders must participate in at least three Glass-Ed shows in each category to be elligible for awards.  Read more details in the Rules
Standings current through September 9.

Annual Awards Banquet
The Year-End Banquet will be held November 7.  There will be lots of fun and great food - you won't want to miss it (even if you're not getting an award)!  Send your reservation or donation in today!

We Want Your Feedback!
Have you attended a Glass-Ed sanctioned show this season? Please take a moment to fill out our Show Evaluation Form and let us know your thoughts. It's all online and will only take a moment!

MDA Musical Freestyle Clinic
The Midwest Dressage Association is very pleased to host Terry Ciotti Gallo for a Freestyle Clinic on October 17th and 18th.  Terry has worked with many of the dressage greats including Steffan Peters, Guenter Seidel, Debbie McDonald, and numerous others.

MDA has graciously offered to extended their discounted member pricing to all Glass-Ed members who would like to attend!

The two-day program includes a seminar on tempo, finding music, rules, and choreography; several mounted  sessions from 1st Level through Grand Prix; discussion of each rider’s objectives and goals; and tempo analysis and choreography.

Preregistration is required for the seminar on Saturday, but walk-in auditors are welcome on Sunday. Auditor fees are $30/day, or $25/day for Glass-Ed members!  For more information or to reserve your spot, contact Ingrid at (586) 306-6275 or

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