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Announcing - 2022 WDAA World Show Judges!

January 13, 2022


The Western Dressage Association of America (WDAA) is honored to announce the judges for the 2022 WDAA World Championship Western Dressage Show.


Karlan Downing, TX (R) - Rail and equitation classes

Gail Hoff-Carmona, CA (R)

Nena Denman, IA (R)

Jodi Ely, MN (R)

Ida Norris, VT (r)

Heather Stalker, FL (R)


Patty LeBon, WA

Joan Shelton Palelek, WA

The show will be held on September 27 through October 1, 2022, at the Lazy E Arena in Guthrie, Oklahoma. 

  • Four full days of Western Dressage tests
  • One full day of rail classes
  • All levels of freestyle offered
  • Exceptional rider division - including Therapeutic Riding and Physically Challenged classes
  • WDAA Horse Lifetime Points and Awards Program triple point show
  • Competitor’s parties and
  • Silent Auction

There are two ways to qualify for the 2022 World Championship Show:

1.) Show at the 2021 WDAA Western Dressage World Championship Show

- OR -

2.) Show in at least one WDAA Recognized show (including online shows) and earn a 60% or higher in ANY test. The date range for this qualification is between January 1, 2022 and September 20, 2022.  

For more information on the WDAA and the Championship Show, click HERE