Three Part Winter Clinic Series (2/10, 2/16, 2/23) February dates
Part I: Riding Fundamentals February 3rd Sunday POSTPONED to Sunday 2/10 due to NEMO**
The focus of this clinic is to address the body language to facilitate better equitation, body control and more effective communication between horse and rider. Basic lateral work, rein back, suppling and gymnastic exercises will also be included. More advanced movements and techniques will be added for the more advanced students and horses as their proficiency and confidence allows.
The clinics that follow in the coming weeks will have the same rudimentary start for beginners but at the same time move participants towards a greater understanding of more complex exercises and technique. The Clinic Series culminates with Part 3 on February 23rd with a seminar and clinic on Teaching The Flying Change.
Part II: Demystifying Lateral Work Sunday February 16th, Snow Date 2/17
The focus of this clinic is improve the execution, precision and quality of your lateral work. Basic lateral work, suppling and gymnastic exercises will be included. More advanced exercises and techniques will be added for the more advanced students and horses as their proficiency and confidence allows.
This Clinic is the middle session of our 3 part series with culminates with a Seminar and Clinic on Teaching the Flying Change on February 23rd.
Part III: February 23rd Saturday, Snow Date 2/24
First Demo Horse will start at 10AM.
The focus of this clinic is to discuss the techniques and execution of the Flying Change. A 'how-to' session will be included at the start of the day with lecture being given by Anne. Basic lateral work, suppling and gymnastic exercises will be included as part of the discussion. Various methods will be discussed and shown throughout the day.
This clinic is the culmination of the weeks leading up to this session, so it may behoove participants to sign up for the prior sessions. More advanced exercises and techniques will be added for the more advanced students and horses as their proficiency and confidence allows.
Riding Fee is $75, OTTB or full TB's that didn't race - save $10!!!
Auditing Fee is $10
Restroom, ample parking and refreshments will be offered. Please send an email to Ellie@watermark-farm.net if you are auditing so that we have enough food & drinks.
Any additional ?'s - see our website Calendar page or just contact us!