Introduction to Equagility
Equagility is a competition in Horse Agility that includes 5 obstacles. Horse and Handler complete the obstacles on the ground, mount, and then ride thru the same obstacles. Presentation will include an overview of the rules, description of the levels and a demonstration from students doing a course and receiving instruction. Observers will see how to continue from Agility to Equagility and how this builds confidence in a horse and rider.
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- Kim GiesekePromenade Horsemanship AcademyKim Gieseke is a firm believer in refining communicate between human and horse to create a better connection with the horse. She is passionate about anything that helps a horse enthusiast do this including horse agility, liberty work, and equine biomechanics. She and her husband own Promenade Horsemanship Academy in Brighton, Colorado, where Kim helps students of all ages start or improve their connection with horses. She coaches several drill teams as well as a large group of horse agility competitors. She was the 2017 World Agility Champion and World Liberty Reserve Champion and occasionally still competes and starts all of her young horses with agility before training them to ride.