Andrea Lucianna-Lindsay has been riding Dressage since she began to walk. By age 6 Andrea began competing in recognized Dressage shows, by age 11 she had earned her USDF Bronze Medal, by age 18 her Silver Medal and by age 22 her Gold Medal as well as her USDF Gold Freestyle Bar. All of these honors were earned on horses she trained herself under the watchful eye of her mother, Jenny Lucianna.
After many years of lessons, at age 20 Andrea became a working student for Dietrich VonHopfgarten where she focused her studies on becoming part of the NAYRC team for Region 6.
Andrea has won numerous Regional Championships, All-Breed Awards and rider awards through the levels and continues to compete and judge in both Open Dressage competition as well as Arabian Sporthorse Competitions.
Andrea began her own training career at Half-Trak Farm officially at age 18. Several of Andrea's students have gone on to become successful competitors and trainers in several disciplines. Many of her students have also earned their USDF medals and have been with her since the beginning of her career, and today they continue to show and train with her.
Andrea is also a USEF r judge and is currently working toward her USEF R judge status, she is continually progressing her education and credentials to become a FEI Dressage judge.
Andrea applies much of her knowledge from Training Level and Young Horse Competitions through Grand Prix along with her growing education in Judging to her own training program. She has brought along and competed many different breeds and has started over 100 horses under saddle.
Andrea's program focuses on a fair, logical, classical - yet modern - personalized training program, always with the long term goal of each student in mind. Her training program for each horse and rider focuses on developing strong basics with a competitive edge. Andrea welcomes all levels and breeds to her program.
Andrea is always continuing her education for herself and her students by regularly riding in clinics with various highly qualified FEI trainers, judges and clinicians.
Andrea has a personalized and down to earth approach to each of her students and horses and can help you to build a great relationship with your horse.
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