ELIZABETH (LIB) McMULLEN - FEI 5* Dressage Judge

 

Elizabeth (Lib) McMullen of Tottenham, Ontario, Canada is an accomplished international Dressage judge. In addition to having achieved the FEI’s highest, 5*, accreditation, Lib is also qualified as an: 

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  • Equestrian Canada Senior Dressage Judge;  

  • USEF Senior Dressage Judge;  

  • FEI Young Horse Dressage judge.

 

Lib is currently (2019) one of only 36 Dressage Judges worldwide, qualified to judge at World Equestrian Games and the Olympic Games.

 

During her judging career, Lib has judged FEI competitions in England, Poland, Holland, Australia,  Italy, Brazil, Ukraine, Russia, Honduras, Costa Rica, Columbia, France, Spain, Germany, USA, and Canada.

 

Her judging highlights include:

  • The World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France and Jerez, Spain;  
  • The  World Cup Finals in Paris, France and Gothenburg, Sweden; 

  • Several North American Young Rider Championships

  • The Pan American, Asian, and Central American Games

 

In addition, Lib sat on the Appeals Committee for the Athens Olympics and World Equestrian Games in Kentucky and Tyron, North Carolina; and was the Technical Delegate at the World Cup final in Omaha. 

 

Coaching

A High-Performance 1 Coach, Lib conducts clinics and seminars throughout Canada, the United States, and Central America. 


Lib McMullen was Guatemala’s National Dressage Coach from 2005 - 2011, guiding them to the top of the podium at the 2006 Central American Games, for the Team and Individual Gold.

 

As a Competitor

 

Lib McMullen’s many riding achievements include: 

    • Competing for Canada at the World Dressage Championships (1986) 

    • Canadian Team member at the North American Dressage Championships (1989) 

    • Being shortlisted ‘ for the Canadian Dressage Team (1990)

 

Leadership Roles

In addition to her Judging and Coaching Lib’s has been:

  • Director of Equine Studies at Humber College in Ontario;
  • Chef d'equipe to the Canadian Team at the New Zealand Dressage Derby. 

  • Chair of Canada’s National Dressage Committee

  • A member of the Canadian Equestrian Team Advisory Committee;

  • A member of the FEI World Cup Committee;

  • Chair of Dressage Canada's Officials committee; 

  • North American Representative to the FEI Dressage Committee

  • A member of the Board of Dressage Canada.

 

Stay tuned for Lib’s future achievements…

Ride-Coach-Judge Better Dressage Tests

has been organized by:

 

  • Susan Fraser

  • Jane Fraser

  • Stephanie Forsythe

  • Nancy Murray

 

with the assistance of our wonderful friends who, once again, willingly stepped up to help us.

 

We would like to thank Jackie and Brad Rusaw for graciously providing us with the use of their fabulous Coveside Stables. .

Cheers to a fabulous 2019!

Ride forward with Power and Grace

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