Time: January 10, 2010 from 9am to 4pm
Location: Hopewell Creek Stables, Breslau (ON) - Between Waterloo and Guelph, ON
Street: 1158 Foerster Road
City/Town: Breslau, ON
Website or Map: http://hopewellcreekstables.g…
Phone: 519 648 9975
Event Type: eventing, clinic
Organized By: Jeanine Boulter-Bitzer
Latest Activity: Dec 9, 2009
Hopewell Creek Stables... Welcomes clinician Siobhain O’Connor
Sunday, January 10, 2010
Siobhain has competed across North America as an Advanced level event rider. Come see how her experienced eye can help improve your relationship with your horse, dressage skills and strategy, knowledge of effective gymnastic exercises and rider position.
~~~ 9:00 – 10:30am ~~~
Creating a partnership: Working with your horse (not against). This session will include theory, groundwork, and some great exercises with poles to help foster trust and skills of the ‘rider-horse’ partnership.
~~~ 10:30 – 12:00pm ~~~
Gridwork: Developing athleticism of the horse and improving the position of the rider. Learn a number of tips for improving your ride from every angle!
~~~ 12:00 – 1:00pm ~~~
Lunch – Provided for Participants
~~~ 1:00 – 2:30pm ~~~
Working on our dressage (and test; in and out of the ring). Get the most out of your test; and your ride!
~~~ 2:30 – 4:00pm ~~~
Intermediate/Advanced pole work and gymnastics. Learn how to set up and improve skills with effective cavaletti and gymnastic exercises. Also, learn some fun XC exercises for the indoor arena. Great for those in hunter-pacers also!
All sessions will include a combination of theory and mounted work. Green horses and riders are welcomed and encouraged! Siobhain will balance each session based on her consideration of the fitness of horses and skills of riders.
$85 - choose two sessions plus audit the rest of the clinic for free
$55 - choose one session and audit the rest of the clinic for free
$20 for audit only
Sign up early, as spaces are limited!
Hopewell Creek Stables is conveniently located central to Kitchener/Waterloo, Guelph and Cambridge at 1158 Foerster Road, just off highway 7 that runs between K/W and Guelph.
Please contact Jeanine or Roland 519 648 9975 or HopewellCreekStables@gmail.com