First Time in California!
Exclusively for youth riders ages 25 and under, this is your chance to learn from a global rising star in Dressage and take your riding
to a new level just in time for the 2020 show season!
Spectators of all ages welcome! Purchase tickets below!
Peridot equestrian center
san marcos, California
Horses: Don Diego, Quantico, Copernico, Guateque IV Coves Darden, Galactico, Fantastico, and Limoncello
Juan Matute Guimon of Spain is quickly climbing to the top of the FEI Dressage Grand Prix World Rankings. Coached by his father, three-time dressage Olympian Juan Matute Sr., Juan Jr. has flourished in Young Rider through Grand Prix competitions worldwide. Juan Jr. is a USDF Gold Medalist.
Juan has been inducted into Becas Podium, a sponsorship program awarded to the top two young Spanish athletes of every Olympic sport.
Chronological career highlights:
- Fourth place, Individual Junior Rider, European Dressage Championships 2013 (Compiegne, France).
- Individual Silver medal, Nations Cup Prix St. Georges 2014 (Wellington, Florida).
- Team Bronze medal, Nations Cup Prix St. Georges 2014 (Wellington, Florida).
- Team Second place and Individual Third place Under-25 Grand Prix, World Equestrian Festival 2014 (Aachen, Germany).
- Individual Gold medal, Junior Freestyle, Junior European Championships 2015 (Vidauban, France).
- Individual Gold medal, Nations Cup 2016 (Wellington, Florida).
- Individual Bronze medal U25 European Championships 2016 & 2017 (Hagen, Germany).
- U25 Spanish National Champion 2017 (Segovia, Spain).
- Individual Bronze medal U25 European Championships 2017 (Lamprechtschausen, Austria).
- Bronze medal Adult Spanish National Championships 2018 (Segovia, Spain).
- Team member WEG 2018 (Tryon, U.S.A.).
Photo credit: Lily Forado
We will have two types of tickets available: VIP tables and General Admission seats.
VIP tables will include lunch both days and VIP priority parking. Note that parking is off site from Peridot, but VIP table seat-holders will receive complimentary valet parking (tips not included).
Grab your barn mates and horse show friends, and fill a table for ring side seating, VIP parking and delicious lunches both days of the clinic!
General Admission seating will include one seat near the arena and a free shuttle service from a nearby parking lot. Food and beverages will be available for purchase at the clinic.
Photo credit: Lily Forado
apply to ride
Want to get to ride with a rising star of Dressage and a multi-time Young Rider and U25 champion? Now is your chance!
Access the online application below and follow the directions.
Applications and videos are due no later than January 30, 2020. Riders will be selected and notified in early February 2020.
Space is limited! Apply now!