Katie Strack

Who I Am
Hello, my name is Katie Strack. I am a veteran USDF competitor and trainer. I am a USDF bronze and silver medalist. I have trained under many top USDF riders including; William (Bill) Solyntjes an ‘R’ DSHB and ’S’ Judge and Grand Prix rider; Olympian riders Jan Ebling and Christine Traurig; 5* CDI Judge Janet Foy; ’S’ Judge Dolly Hannon and world class Dressage trainer Conrad Schumacher.

I have successfully shown through Intermediate B and have shown through Grand Prix. I have two scores remaining to obtain my gold medal. I have competed at Nationals in Lexington KY many years and have earned numerous awards from national competitions.

What I Do
I provide Dressage training at most levels and have an array of training options available here at Deer Creek Farms as an independent trainer. I am offering full and partial training at the facility.

Services I Offer

Private Lessons:
Individual lessons will be as follows: (All lessons are 45 minutes)

  • Use of your own horse
    • Boarder - $60
    • Trailer In - $65
  • Use of a lesson horse is $70

Beginner lessons begin at $50 which includes help with proper leading, grooming; help with tacking up, untacking and cooling out the horse.

Lesson Packages:
5-lesson Package

  • $275 on your own horse
  • $300 use of lesson horse

10-lesson package

  • $500 on your own horse
  • $600 use of lesson horse

*All lessons purchased as a package are to be used within 6 months.

Lesson prices are non-refundable

Lesson Cancelation policy
Notice: 24-hour's notice is required if you are unable to attend your lesson. Lesson may be rescheduled at the instructor's convenience if 24 hour notice is given.
If emergency situation deems it necessary to cancel your lesson, please let us know as soon as possible.
Inclement Weather: if weather precludes ability to have a lesson, I will notify the student as soon as possible to reschedule the lesson.

My partial training package consists of 3 training rides a week.
Rates for the partial training package are $425 per month.

My full training package consists of 5 training rides a week.
Rates for the full training package are $650 per month.

Individual training rides: $40

All training rides include retrieving your horse, grooming, tacking up, untacking and rinsing off/cooling down, and being turned back out. Tack must be supplied by the owner/lessee unless other accommodations have been approved.

For custom training packages, I can work with you on tailoring a package for your specific needs as well.

Training Packages DO NOT include boarding costs. Board is to be paid separate to Deer Creek Farms.

Thank you and I look forward to helping you be the best you can be!

Katie Strack
KS Dressage, LLC

Thank you and I look forward to helping you be the best you can be