2020 Workshops

Come Drive with Us

Come Drive with Us

Clinician - Colorado Driving Society

Participate & learn how to drive. The focus will be on the experience of you driving a horse hitched to a cart or carriage. view info

Harnessing, Hitching & Driving

Harnessing, Hitching & Driving

Clinician - Colorado Driving Society

We will discuss the harness parts, putting the horse to a cart or carriage, rein & whip handling while driving. view info

Mustang: Winning the heart of Job

Mustang: Winning the heart of Job

Clinician - Larry Killam

Participate & learn how to drive. The focus will be on the experience of you driving a horse hitched to a cart or carriage. view info

Planning the Perfect Horse Camping Adventure

Planning the Perfect Horse Camping Adventure

Clinician - Robert Eversole

We’ll discuss how to get the most out of your adventures this summer. view info

Bridging the Art & Science of Equine Bodywork

Bridging the Art & Science of Equine Bodywork

Clinician - Kim Kizzier Sherrodd

There is power in understanding the structure of the equine body. Once we have a decent understanding of the inside of the horse, we ... view info

Hands on with Highlines

Hands on with Highlines

Clinician - Robert Eversole

Just as cooking a great campfire meal requires following a few simple steps, setting up a safe and effective highline requires only a ... view info

Is Your Horse A Good Citizen?

Is Your Horse A Good Citizen?

Clinician - Andrea Pennock

10 standards to make sure your horse is trained to be a good citizen, elevating the owner's daily experience, a visitor's interaction, ... view info

Buttons 1 – 2 – 3

Buttons 1 – 2 – 3

Clinician - Andrea Pennock

Achieve mind and body control by learning how to direct all of your horse's body parts and shape his athletic ability. The ability to ... view info

Overcome Anxieties of Trailer Loading

Overcome Anxieties of Trailer Loading

Clinician - Mike Brashear

Learn to overcome trailer loading issues and relieve anxieties for both the horse and the human. view info

Introduction to Mindful Horseback Riding

Introduction to Mindful Horseback Riding

Clinician - Alecz Adams

Alecz Adams will present, demonstrate and teach the foundations of Mindful Horseback Riding, from her new book "Mindful Horseback Riding". view info

Introduction to Equagility

Introduction to Equagility

Clinician - Kim Gieseke

Equagility is a competition in Horse Agility that includes 5 obstacles. Horse and Handler complete the obstacles on the ground, mount, ... view info

Intro to Energy Therapy for Horses

Intro to Energy Therapy for Horses

Clinician - Mary Blake

The presentation will cover case studies of how energy therapy (Reiki) benefits horses with a wide variety of physical and ... view info

Lessons In Lightness

Lessons In Lightness

Clinician - Cody Harrison

This presentation is to show you the thought process of obtaining a horse that is balanced and light to the rider's aids. It is often a view info

Partnership on the Ground

Partnership on the Ground

Clinician - Nonny Largent

Working with your horse on the ground can be a great way to establish connection and partnership that translates to the saddle. view info

Equestrian Yoga

Equestrian Yoga

Clinician - Danny Chapparo

Equestrian Yoga combines the principles of yoga with the movement and energy of the horse. view info

What horses teach us about Authentic Power and Leadership

What horses teach us about Authentic Power and Leadership

Clinician - Sharon Bringleson

Horses embody qualities and principles of leadership and power that help humans learn embodied, grounded and practical skills and ... view info

Healing With Animals

Healing With Animals

Clinician - Alecz Adams

Alecz Adams will lecture on the development and implementation of Animal Assisted Therapy throughout history, with emphasis on Equine ... view info

Dressage Tests with Judges Commentary

Dressage Tests with Judges Commentary

Clinician - Gwen Ka'awaloa

"Full Dressage Tests to ridden with my commentary of what a dressage judges are looking for with scoring included. At the Intermediate view info

To Desensitize or Not

To Desensitize or Not

Clinician - Cody Harrison

In this presentation, we will talk about the importance of understanding when you should desensitize or sensitize your horse and why ... view info

Getting Started with Clicker Training

Getting Started with Clicker Training

Clinician - Danielle Winkelman

Clicker training can improve your relationship with your horse, increase their success rate, create clearer communication, and minimize view info

Riding the Cowboy Dressage Challenge Court

Riding the Cowboy Dressage Challenge Court

Clinician - Nonny Largent

The Challenge Court is a unique component of Cowboy Dressage that teaches your horse to navigate ground poles and obstacles with ... view info

Putting Together a Musical Freestyle Act

Putting Together a Musical Freestyle Act

Clinician - Nonny Largent

Dancing with your horse to music in front of a crowd can be a fun and exciting experience. view info

Introduction To Working Equitation Obstacles

Introduction To Working Equitation Obstacles

Clinician - Chris Stanko & Lauren Gueswel

Chris and Lauren will teach the fundamentals of each WE obstacle. They will explain the correctness in bend, straightness and some ... view info

Advanced Working Equitation Exercises

Advanced Working Equitation Exercises

Clinician - Lauren Gueswel & Chris Stanko

Challenge you and your horse slowly and gently through proper training. Improve lightness, communication, and balance through these ... view info

Dressage Through the Levels, Training through Grand Prix

Dressage Through the Levels, Training through Grand Prix

Clinician - Gwen Ka'awaloa

A demonstration of the levels of dressage and the changes in the horses physique through training. Movements required at each level and view info

Despooking vs. Desensitizing

Despooking vs. Desensitizing

Clinician - Mike Brashear

Learn the difference between the two and how to use groundwork to achieve your goals. view info

Afraid to Ride?

Afraid to Ride?

Clinician - Kris Garrett

Are you afraid to ride? Kris will share powerful techniques to help overcome PTSD from past falls or injuries, and teach you how to ... view info

Learn Where Your Horses Pain Points Are & How You Can Release Them

Learn Where Your Horses Pain Points Are & How You Can Release Them

Clinician - Lorrie Bracaloni

I will use a horse with a handler around 15.2 not older than 20. I will show where the horse is in pain then show all the releases. ... view info

Prepare Your Horse to Help Your Farrier

Prepare Your Horse to Help Your Farrier

Clinician - Mike Brashear

Learn techniques to help your horse become more willing and giving for your farrier. view info

Smooth Transitions

Smooth Transitions

Clinician - Nonny Largent

Everybody wants smooth, effortless transitions, whether from walk to jog, jog to lope, or more advanced maneuvers such as stop or back ... view info

Mindfulness as a Tool to Address Training Challenges

Mindfulness as a Tool to Address Training Challenges

Clinician - Nahshson Cook

In this presentation, participants will be introduced to the possibilities of mindfulness as a tool to address training challenges, ... view info

Horsemanship 101

Horsemanship 101

Clinician - Mike Brashear

Getting from the horse's mind through his body and down to his feet. How to get the most out of every ride. view info

Managing and Minimizing the Risks of Horse-related Injury and Legal Claims

Managing and Minimizing the Risks of Horse-related Injury and Legal Claims

Clinician - Margrit Parker

Margrit will cover the pillars of best practices for managing the risks of injury with horses in one's business, including statutory ... view info

Balance, Rhythm and Timing

Balance, Rhythm and Timing

Clinician - Andrea Pennock

Make riding look easy with these interactive techniques. The rider's balance, rhythm, and timing are critical to becoming one with the ... view info

Be Seen In The Show Ring

Be Seen In The Show Ring

Clinician - Heidi Peterson

Introducing ideas and things that can be done with elaborate hairpieces (extensions) as well as the wonderful visual possibilities with view info

Calming the Nervous Horse

Calming the Nervous Horse

Clinician - Jessica Roberts

This session will show you new techniques to help calm a nervous, spooky or "unpredictable" horse without having to lunge, turnout or ... view info

Get the Most From Your Groundwork

Get the Most From Your Groundwork

Clinician - Mike Brashear

How groundwork translates to riding in the saddle. view info

Overcoming Fear in the Saddle

Overcoming Fear in the Saddle

Clinician - Mike Brashear

Techniques and ideas for how to help horse and rider have confidence when riding. view info

Stop Trying to Win: A New Way of Being with Horses

Stop Trying to Win: A New Way of Being with Horses

Clinician - Jessica Roberts

The fundamental view of horses requires us to look at ourselves as ""dominant"" and the horse as ""submissive."" We must be sure to ... view info

Mindful Horseback Riding – Advanced

Mindful Horseback Riding – Advanced

Clinician - Alecz Adams

Alecz Adams will present, demonstrate and teach both the foundations of Mindful Horseback Riding and some upper-level exercises from ... view info

Match Racing – What is it?

Match Racing – What is it?

Clinician - Robin Davis

A panel discussion including those who promote and are active in match racing as well as those who oppose it. Robin will moderate as ... view info

Ride a Cowboy Dressage Test

Ride a Cowboy Dressage Test

Clinician - Nonny Largent

Have you always wanted to try Cowboy Dressage, but you’re not ready to enter a show? Or are you a seasoned competitor, but want to ... view info

Mastering Turns

Mastering Turns

Clinician - Nonny Largent

Do you want to learn how to nail your turns on horseback? Then this clinic is for you. view info

Just Breathe

Just Breathe

Clinician - Mike Brashear

A horseman's journey with cancer and how he survived. view info

Saddle Fitting

Saddle Fitting

Clinician - Andrea Pennock

Determine the appropriate saddle fit for your horse utilizing Colorado Saddlery's masterful saddle fitting system. view info

Steve Lantvit Horsemanship 4 hr Workshop

Steve Lantvit Horsemanship 4 hr Workshop

Clinician - Steve Lantvit

Become a more effective communicator by learning techniques to achieve a soft, responsive horse through proper rein management, timing ... view info

Practical Classical: What can the 18th Century do for You?

Practical Classical: What can the 18th Century do for You?

Clinician - Eric Paul Ziegler

The roots of all good Western horsemanship and most dressage originated with the Spanish riding academies from the 16th, 17th, and 18th view info

Diamond in the Rough

Diamond in the Rough

Clinician - Tina Wright

Have you found the valuable "diamond" inside your relationship with your horse? Tina is well known for her expertise in solving those ... view info

What is “Classical”?

What is “Classical”?

Clinician - Eric Paul Ziegler & Nahshon Cook

Classical riding and training principles developed over the centuries that have been proven to be biomechanically correct for a sound, ... view info

Mindful Riding: Preventing Problems

Mindful Riding: Preventing Problems

Clinician - Cody Harrison

In this presentation, you will learn key things to focus on so that you do not have any problems later with your horse. Prevention is ... view info

Beyond Cell Phones

Beyond Cell Phones

Clinician - Robert Eversole

When you’re trail riding or camping having good communications can mean the difference between life and death. but if there’s no cell ... view info

Medical Acupuncture: What It IS and What It Is Not

Medical Acupuncture: What It IS and What It Is Not

Clinician - Allen Landes DVM

Demonstrate an acupuncture session on a horse using medically based acupuncture. Describe the basis of acupuncture as used in a ... view info

Horse Agility For Better Communication

Horse Agility For Better Communication

Clinician - Kim Gieseke

Horse agility gives the participant a specific, visual, structured course of 10 obstacles to complete. The handler has to learn when to view info

How to Get a Horse to Gait Without Force

How to Get a Horse to Gait Without Force

Clinician - Larry Whitesell

Training gaited horses. Improving gait without forcing gait.  Teaching balance, softness, relaxation, forwardness. We also can teach ... view info

Dressage Figures, Movements and Gaits, the Training Scale/Pyramid Explained

Dressage Figures, Movements and Gaits, the Training Scale/Pyramid Explained

Clinician - Gwen Ka'awaloa

Horses will show the correct movements in a regulation dressage arena, circles, lateral movements and the various gaits needed at each level. view info

Why Barefoot?

Why Barefoot?

Clinician - Dan Craig

The Barefoot Trim movement has demonstrated to many horse owners that their horses are healthier and stay sound longer without the ... view info

The Tennessee Walking Horse – Get On Be Moved Smoothly

The Tennessee Walking Horse – Get On Be Moved Smoothly

Clinician - Nicole Carswell Tolle

Presentations will cover the riding, training and maintenance of the Gaited Horse. view info

Hope and A Future

Hope and A Future

Clinician - Nicholas Petrucelli

We will demonstrate our unique process of combining Equine Assisted Psychotherapy and Equine Assisted Learning and Coaching by bringing view info

Have you ever traveled to one location and found the opportunity to interact with and learn from over fourty clinicians, trainers and equine experts in fifty clinics & workshops? Don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity provided at such a tremendous value!