Welcome to website of Shawna Harding Dressage. Shawna is a successful international dressage rider and trainer, specializing in training riders and horses to the top of the sport.
Since her return from Europe in 2005, Shawna has established herself as one of the top riders and trainers in the United States. Her many wins include numerous CDI’s, USDF Regional Championships and a USEF National Championship on both her own and client horses. Shawna has also represented the United States in two FEI World Cups. She is a USDF Gold Medalist and has won several USDF Horse of the Year awards.
Shawna’s training style is fair yet challenging. It is a common sense, “German” system that emphasizes clear and consistent communication between horse and rider. Her students and horses consistently improve in their daily riding and showing.
Shawna has a keen eye for finding talented horses and matching them to riders. Her expertise and her contacts throughout the US and Europe have connected exceptional horses with happy owners here in the states.