We are pleased to announce a Workshop series with International Dressage Rider and Alexander Teacher, Constance Clare-Newman, from the Boston area. Her website is www.betterdressageseat.com Participation in this clinic is by Reservation, and we can accommodate you with trailer-in service, overnight stay or schooled horses to borrow. Marcy started taking AT lessons with Candace Cox from Big Sky Studio in 2000, which was a critical precursor to getting certified when riding in Germany, 2002. http://www.bigsky-at.ca For more information about this Workshop, Alexander Technique and riding please contact us, email@example.com or on Facebook . Marcy Coelho
Lincoln and I got right down to business with bigger trot, flying change work, centerlines, shoulder in Halfpass, and also- aiming for that pirouette canter! Anni said he’s going to be a King at that … since the October clinic, his changes are getting even better- the dreaded ‘late behind’s from his younger glorydays jumping… and now that its HIS idea, well, he thinks that changes, and possibly sideways stuff is really cool! Here’s just a snippet for those who couldn’t come out and watch in person. A thrilling little taste of Carl Hester’s program through Anni’s enthusiastic style.
A Big Congratulations- to Candice and her 5yo Canadian Warmblood mare Epic… not only did they survive their 2 mos Bootcamp dressage at Liberty Equestrian… they got out this summer with a great foundation to their jumping!
One comment @ hunters > was that the mare was too collected. From another point of view, achieving’ forward and accepting the contact’ is basic training you can count on. At any show- understand that the judges can’t imagine what mountains you have climbed, rivers you swam uphill… to get to this point. We wish Candice and Epic many more well-collected rides. There should be an award for that! There is no secret kept closer, than one between horse and rider.
Cute red Javinchi got really lucky at the Olds sale- but have you heard? … this beautiful momma Lovestory is confirmed in foal, from Negro ! Yes- a wee brother or sister to Valegro for summer 2015 !!
Dressage is …. creating Lightness - in horses and Riders !
What we love about Dressage training is it works on every horse. Every now and then a young horse offers a really great feeling … special thanks to the nice ‘collection’ of Morgan horses from breeder Coulee Bend Morgans, out of Galahad, Alberta