the team at
Laura Goodenkauf Dressage
Our beautiful Oldenburg mare Stella with her 2019 CDS LA year end awards - First Level Champion and Reserve Champion High Score with a high score average just over 75%!
2019 CDS RAAC Champions! Congrats Sarah and Singer, Reserve Champion First Level Elite, and Jodi and Pierce, Champion Training Level Novice!
Sarah Keever and Special Blessing (known affectionately as Singer) show off their well-deserved 2019 year end awards!
Sofi - 3 years old and so smart! Watch out for this future star!
All blue ribbons and scores up to 73.5% for Stella at Southern California Equestrian Center's spring show.
Jodi and Pierce (Deer Creek Sharp Arrow) had many reasons to celebrate in 2019! MHA Open Competition Reserve Champion.
USDF All Breed Awards Champion & Reserve and Los Angeles CDS Training Level High Point and High score with an average of 74%!
Laura and Stella brought the heat to Cool August Nights - 79%! Wow!
Team LGD shows off their blue ribbons at the Dressage Affair at LAEC. All riders hit the 70% mark!
Sarah showing off her year end championship awards after the LA CDS Awards Banquet. Congrats!
Team LGD showing off their blue ribbons at the Mission Pacific dressage show, October 2018.
Wendell and Laura compete at Prix St. Georges at Mission Pacific Dressage, August 2018, with scores of 66 and 67% for the win both days!
Jodi and Pierce clean up, winning all three of their dressage classes at the Santa Barbara Morgan Show. This little Morgan is just as fancy as any of our warmbloods!
Regalo looking fabulous in his classical dressage debut! Scores of 71 and 72%! Wow!
Sarah and Singer won the overall High Point and the Trakehner High Point at both El Sueno summer dressage shows, July 2018. Congrats!
Laura coached rider Stella to a bronze medal finish at the USEF Dressage Seat Equitation Finals. Thank you to Amanda Johnson Dressage for Pip and your generous hospitality!
Work hard, play hard! Team LGD riders take some time to relax during after a successful show season.
Sarah and her young horse Singer showed everyone how it's done by scoring a 75% and 76% at the Flintridge Dressage Show!
Jodi and Pierce scoring a 70% at the Pacific Dressage Schooling Show!
Bobbie and Butters prove they are more than ready at the Pacific Dressage Schooling Show, July 2018.
Wendell and Kiefer enjoy a moment drying off in the sun after a bath.
Stella learning to love blue ribbons at her first big dressage show, Mission Pacific, June 2018.
Violet and Laura ready to go at ETI.
Violet and Oliver working hard in their lesson.
Sarah and Royal Glory winning their Dover Medal class at their first show out at Second Level!
Wendell and Laura showing Fourth Level at Spirit Equestrian.
Hudson, an auction rescue, proves it's never too late to learn dressage! Check out Hudson and Laura in Warmbloods Today magazine!
Jill and Oliver brought home the blues at their first dressage show together!
Laura and Stella schooling. Just another day at the office!
Nazeem, our resident energizer bunny! His enthusiasm for life is contagious!
Stella says she's getting the hang of this dressage thing. Clockin' it out at 4 months under saddle!
Wendell and Laura schooling on a summer morning.
Wendell practices in the show ring at Spirit Equestrian.
Buddy, Santana, and Keifer hit the trail! Trail riding makes for some great cross training and a nice mental break from the arena for both horse and rider!
Sarah and Royal are all smiles after their ride at USDF/CDS championships.
Keifer and Laura snuggling on a rainy day.
Buddy--an auction rescue but you'd never know it now! Looking fancy!