Purposeful Riding And Improving Your Horsemanship In The Saddle

In this riding clinic learn some very useful and tangible skills to add to your riding program.

– Improve your riding skills and be more purposeful when you ride and work with your horse.
– Find connection, consistency, communication, and collection with your horse.
– Learn how to find softness and relaxation.
– Problem solving under saddle.

Suitable for riders of any level, beginners-advanced. Suitable for green horses and riders. This is an opportunity to widen your riding skill set, understand collection and softness, learn how to properly utilize rein and leg aids, and better your connection and communication with your horse. Learn tangible skills and increase your riding and horsemanship knowledge.

Time:  1hr Skill: Everyone Location: Schedule

Workshop Clinician

  • Abby Pacheco
    Heart 2 Horse and ACC

    Abby Pacheco is the owner and trainer of Heart 2 Horse – Equine Services, focusing on horse training, riding lessons, and equine massage therapy. She concentrates on the general wellbeing and care of the horse, educating the owner and the rider, and developing a program specific to each individual horse’s needs. Building trust with the horse and confidence with the owner makes Abby so passionate about her role in the equine industry. She enjoys instructing riding lessons to not only teach students how to ride, but to also instill priceless knowledge related to horse ownership and connection. In addition to training and lessons, Abby is a certified equine massage therapist. She uses her knowledge and skills of massage therapy to help horses heal, recover, and generally feel better. She will pair equine massage therapy and horse training together, to help develop a well-rounded and supported horse. Abby has had the opportunity to train and work with a number of horses and owners and feels blessed to have been a part of so many wonderful transformations.

    Abby is a graduate of the Arapahoe Community College Equine Program and is now the successful business owner of Heart 2 Horse – Equine Services outside of Black Forest, CO. Abby has involved herself with horses from a very young age by volunteering at equine facilities, riding with her local drill team, and interning alongside other equine professionals. She’ll never pass up an opportunity to learn something that will further better the horse. The trust and connection she will create with horses and their owners is a bond like nothing else. She says “Being a horse trainer is not just a job, it is a lifestyle”.


Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunity - We need your help! 📣


Volunteers are vital to our success! We invite you to participate in a virtual volunteer meeting.

Zoom Meeting Invite -> https://conta.cc/3RENnKj
Volunteers may assist for a few hours during the Expo, March 15-17, 2024. Opportunities include directing people to locations, greeting people at the door, helping out during special events or assisting the Expo Team with their tasks. All types of skills are needed, we'll find something for you to do!