March 9 & 10, 2018: Patrick Tigchelaar Clinic

We are excited to have international dressage trainer, Patrick Tigchelaar, back to Centennial Acres Equestrian Center on March 9 & 10. Rider and auditing spots are still available! Please contact Tena Frieling with any questions or to reserve your spot in the clinic.


Patrick Tigchelaar is a successful FEI competitor with many scores in the 70’s, including numerous small tour wins at Dressage at Devon as well as competing on the Dutch Nations Cup team in Wellington, FL. Patrick has trained under Dutch Olympic rider Rien van der Schaft, German Master George Theodorescu as well as Catherine Haddad-Staller.


Centennial Acres Equestrian Center Christmas Tea

Thank you to everyone who made the trek out in 10 degree weather to join us for our Christmas Tea on December 27! A huge round of applause to our students who performed in a six horse quadrille as elves on their reindeers! You can watch their performance on our Facebook page. Thank you as well to Taylor Van Malsen for showing us how your horses at liberty. 


Centennial Acres is proud to host FHANA’s ABFP Testing for the East Coast

Centennial Acres Equestrian Center is looking forward to welcoming 10 young friesians and their Dutch trainer Alfons van Proosdij  to the farm in the beginning of October. Alfons will be preparing theses young horses over the next several weeks to establish their potential as a dressage and/or driving and/or show driving horse. For more information please visit FHANA’s website.


2017 Region 2 Championships @ Majestic Farms 



The life of a Centennial Acres’ student…

We are excited to share this video of our student Kate and her partnership with CAEC’s CrackerJack. Kate and CJ are making their showing debut this summer at Intro Level.

Video by: Vandyke Productions, 616-218-7088,