USDF Handler Clinic

The USDF Handler Clinic is a two-day educational event focusing on the handling of sport horses for competition or inspection. This clinic is open to amateurs, professionals, and young riders. Covered during the weekend will be handling techniques, business strategies for promoting yourself as a professional handler, and addressing safety and consistency with handling and competing young horses. Participants will work closely with some of the top handlers in North America.

2023 USDF Handlers Clinic
April 1-2, 2023
Hilltop Farm, Inc.
Colora, MD
Handlers Michael Bragdell and King Santacruz
Susan Graham-White, DSHB ‘R’ Judge

**Please refer to USEF GR1306 for definitions regarding Professional/Amateur status**

The following list are current USDF members who have attended a USDF Handler’s Clinic and are available for handling horses in DSHB in-hand classes.

Region Name State Email
1 Caitlin Gallagher PA
1 Sarah Stum PA
1 Alexandria Lee Wilcox MD
5 Shea Christine Johnson AZ
8 Jana Wagner NY
9 Erin Bell-Altman TX