First Coast Hunter Jumper Association would like to invite you to a special event: "From the judge's perspective"~a unique clinic opportunity with Ellen Shevella, a USEF "R" Hunter/ Hunter seat equitation judge.
On February 15 (Sunday following the show), we will offer Hunter over fences and equitation over fences classes at the following heights: 3'- 2'9" 2'6" 2' Crossrails
We will also offer a flat session with each group. There will be a maximum of 8 in each class. All will ride their course, then be placed, evaluated and critiqued. Then you will reride the course. Each participant will be allowed one auditor. Each class will be $25 Discount for 3 classes- $60 Auditing fee - $10
Please call/ text 904-657-1012 for info or email at Jillamburgey@yahoo.com We are very fortunate to have Ellen Shevella judge for us and offer this clinic. She is in Florida after judging at Hits- we were very lucky that she could fit this into her schedule! I hope you all will be able to take advantage of this great opportunity! ~~~~~~~~~~~~ ELLEN M. SHEVELLA 1423 GENTRY LANE CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA 22903
Currently holds four USEF Judging Licenses that include Hunters, Hunter Breeding, Hunter Seat Equitation, and an “r” rating in Jumpers. First cards awarded in 1981.
Ms. Shevella has worked for many of the best known horse show management companies in the country including those listed below.
Horse Shows in The Sun (HITS) Ocala, Thermal, Saugerties and Culpeper Winter Equestrian Festival (Palm Beach) The Classic Company (Gulfport) Equus Events Stadium Jumping Headlands Management
and many other fine independent horse shows throughout the United States
Officiated at Finals Events:
Ronnie Mutch Equitation Championship IEA Zone 2 Final WCHR Classic CPHA Equitation Finals $500,000 HITS Hunter Prix Foxfield Medal Finals
She has also officiated at numerous Collegiate events for IHSA, IEA and NCEA shows including:
Chatham HallSt. Timothy’s School Goucher CollegeHollins University Sweet Briar CollegeWilliam and Mary Virginia TechBridgewater College Oklahoma StateStephen A Austen
Ms. Shevella is a frequent clinician in addition to training a few select students near her Virginia home. Now retired from competition, she rode, trained, owned and/or sold many champions at many of the leading shows in the country, some of which are listed below.
Winter Equestrian FestivalPennsylvania National Capital ChallengeWashington International USEF Pony FinalsUSEF Maclay Finals Hampton ClassicUpperville Middleburg ClassicHITS