Classical Dressage Training focused on improving communication between rider and horse

“I focus primarily on rider balance, the correct use of the aids, and how they influence the horse. I am passionate about my teaching and take great pleasure in my student’s success.” 

Cathy Zappe Credentials and Achievements

  • Active FEI Competitor
  • USDF Bronze, Silver, and Gold Medalist
  • USDF Gold Freestyle Bar
  • USDF Instructor Certification through 4th Level
    • Teaching: 94%; Riding:  90%
  • Junior member of the USDF Education Faculty
  • Board member of the Region 3 JR/YR program

Contact Cathy at or 256-604-9400 for more information about lessons, clinics, training, and show coaching.  Teaching locally in the Huntsville/Birmingham, AL area.  Teaching clinics throughout the country.