New & Upgraded Dressage Canada Judges, Stewards

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OTTAWA, Ontario, Dec. 10–The Dressage Canada Officials Committee and Stewards Sub-committee on Thursday announced newly certified and upgraded dressage judges and stewards for the 2010 competition season.

Name                                                 Home Town                          Status
Margaret Ames                             Duncan, BC                      Recorded
Deborah Fox                               Ladysmith, BC                   Recorded
Melanie Jayne Houston                  Victoria, BC                       Recorded
Marianne Middelveen           Calgary, AB                       Recorded
Debbie Milling                              Kemptville, ON                   Recorded
Geralding Rondot                         St-Apollinaire, QC               Basic
Karen Ashbee                              Calgary, AB                       Medium
Joanne Bouwhuis                         Oshawa, ON                      Medium
Leslie Kennedy                            Fergus, ON                       Medium
Birgit Valkenborg                         Sainte-Marthe, QC              Medium
Joanne White                              Aurora, ON                       Medium

Name                                                 Home Town                          Status
Ruth Hoeschen                            Winnipeg, MB                     Basic
Jane James                                 Duncan, BC                       Basic
Judy Kirkby                                 Martensville, SK                 Basic
Kelly Macintosh                            Aldergrove, BC                  Basic
Anne Welch                                 King City, ON                     Basic
Jill Barton                                   Odessa, ON                       Medium
Dawn Brown                               Collina, NB                        Medium
Heather Findlay                           Bath, NB                           Medium
Christine Jewell                            Kelowna, BC                      Medium
Leslie Kennedy                            Fergus, ON                       Medium
Lynne Milford                              Lindsay, ON                       Medium
Anke Seifried                              Edmonton, AB          Medium
Barbara Wile                               Tottenham, ON                  Medium
Luc Vallee                                   Chicoutimi, QC                   Medium
Jane Vanderkuyl                          Rodney, ON                       Medium
Jacqueline White                          Rothesay, NB                    Medium
Daniel Dube                                Montreal, QC                     Senior
Kimberley Fortin                          Wilmot, NS                        Senior
Karen Ashby                               Vancouver, BC                   FEI
Richard Smith                    Abbotsford, BC                  FEI

“Congratulations to all who successfully completed the promotion requirements.  We’re proud of these officials who have taken the time and obtained the criteria necessary to upgrade. It is extremely rewarding to see such a diligent and qualified group of officials moving up the ranks,” said Brenda Minor, Chair of the Dressage Canada Officials Committee.   “It is also extremely positive for Canada to have two new FEI Dressage Stewards.”