Calendar of NW Clinics and Workshops

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Ricky Quinn Spring Clinic
Ricky Quinn Spring Clinic @ pin Timepiece Arabians
Jun 1 – Jun 3 all-day
Ricky Quinn Spring Clinic @ pin 	 Timepiece Arabians | Olympia | Washington | United States
Whether you’ve been riding all your life or just beginning, in an English saddle or a wade, Ricky has something to offer and refine within yourself and your horse. Click to view Facebook Event page.
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Fast Track Horsemanship Clinic
Fast Track Horsemanship Clinic @ HorseShu Ranch
Jun 2 – Jun 3 all-day
Fast Track Horsemanship Clinic @ HorseShu Ranch | Friday Harbor | Washington | United States
Fast Track Horsemanship Clinic
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Jen Verharen Cadence Coaching Workshop 5:30 pm
Jen Verharen Cadence Coaching Workshop @ Skagit Bay Ranch, LLC
Jun 4 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Jen Verharen Cadence Coaching Workshop @ Skagit Bay Ranch, LLC | Bow | Washington | United States
The WCDEA is thrilled to host Jen Verharen for a an evening that will be packed with inspiration and action. Jen is the brilliant heart and mind behind Cadence Coaching, a life coaching program tailored[...]
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Les Vogt Horsemanship Clinic 8:00 am
Les Vogt Horsemanship Clinic @ Creston Equine Center
Jun 9 @ 8:00 am – Jun 10 @ 5:00 pm
Les Vogt Horsemanship Clinic @ Creston Equine Center | Creston | Washington | United States
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Craig Johnson Clinic
Craig Johnson Clinic @ Double S Quarter Horses
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day
Craig Johnson Clinic @ Double S Quarter Horses | Bow | Washington | United States
Julie Winkel Clinic
Julie Winkel Clinic @ Washington State Horse Park
Jun 9 – Jun 10 all-day
Julie Winkel Clinic @ Washington State Horse Park | Cle Elum | Washington | United States
Building an Arena Workshop & Farm Tour 9:00 am
Building an Arena Workshop & Farm Tour @ Two Cedars Farm
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Building an Arena Workshop & Farm Tour @ Two Cedars Farm | Hobart | Washington | United States
Join us in this workshop at Two Cedars Farm to discuss considerations, regulations, and resources around arena construction. Tour this new 20 x 48 meter covered dressage arena and learn about the owners’ construction choices.[...]
TR Mountain Trail Obstacle Clinic 10:00 am
TR Mountain Trail Obstacle Clinic @ High Point Equestrian Center
Jun 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
TR Mountain Trail Obstacle Clinic @ High Point Equestrian Center | Tacoma | Washington | United States
This clinic is designed to train your horse to navigate obstacles safely and confidently that you may encounter on the trail. Also to prepare for trail competitions. Leg boots are recommended for your horse and[...]
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Mini Reining Clinic Series 12:00 pm
Mini Reining Clinic Series @ Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Mini Reining Clinic Series @ Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center | Lynden | Washington | United States
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DONOHUE HORSEMANSHIP FOUNDATION CLINIC 9:00 am
DONOHUE HORSEMANSHIP FOUNDATION CLINIC @ COWLITZ COUNTY EVENT CENTER
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – Jun 17 @ 4:30 pm
DONOHUE HORSEMANSHIP FOUNDATION CLINIC @ COWLITZ COUNTY EVENT CENTER | Longview | Washington | United States
These are Foundation clinics but perfect if you need assistance getting through any issues, starting a young one or even just picking up a few new tools. There is always something more to learn. Please[...]
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Michael Sparling Horsemanship Clinic
Michael Sparling Horsemanship Clinic @ Ride-N-Shine Farm
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day
Michael Sparling Horsemanship Clinic @ Ride-N-Shine Farm | Bothell | Washington | United States
Michael Sparling returns to the Pacific Northwest for our summer series at “Ride N Shine Farm”. Clinic offers a small group environment with lots of one on one with Michael. Refine your groundwork skills, work[...]
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Beginner Horseback Archery Clinc 10:00 am
Beginner Horseback Archery Clinc @ Flying Duchess Ranch
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm
Beginner Horseback Archery Clinc @ Flying Duchess Ranch | Arlington | Washington | United States
Registration is up for the June 29-July 1 clinic at The Flying Duchess Ranch! There are currently no more lesson horses available. If you are unable to bring your own horse, you can sign up[...]
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Michael Sparling Horsemanship Clinic @ Ride-N-Shine Farm
Jun 23 – Jun 24 all-day

Michael Sparling returns to the Pacific Northwest for our summer series at “Ride N Shine Farm”.

Clinic offers a small group environment with lots of one on one with Michael. Refine your groundwork skills, work out any issues you may be experiencing, or maybe its just introducing your horse to a new environment.
We welcome all disciplines and you can be guaranteed to always take away something to add to your horsemanship tool bag.

Sat, June 23rd 2018 9:00 AM Sun, June 24th 2018 4:30 PM
FOUNDATION HORSEMANSHIP 9am – 12pm
*Groundwork- Gain respect, create balance, and develop refinement
* Round Pen Work
* Flag and Rope Work

LUNCH 12pm – 1:30pm

ADVANCING HORSEMANSHIP 1:30pm – 4:30pm |
* In the saddle- learn the fundamentals as well as how to develop and execute them with a high degree of accuracy
* Learn how to create a horse that is calm, balanced, light, and responsive under saddle

👉🏼 OPTIONAL 3rd Day AH (ask for details)
Michael Sparling Summer Series 2018

Clinic Participant Fee: 1 session $115 per class / $215 full day
Discounts for participating in multiple classes
Haul In: $15 per day
Auditor Fee: $20.00/day
Stall Fee: $25.00/night (includes shavings)

Contact Clinic Host Olympia Granger to reserve spot 206-498-6939 / olympiagranger@hotmail.com

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Horsemanship/Pole Bending Clinic @ Flying M Stables
Jun 24 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
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Beginner Horseback Archery Clinc @ Flying Duchess Ranch
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – Jul 1 @ 5:00 pm

Registration is up for the June 29-July 1 clinic at The Flying Duchess Ranch! There are currently no more lesson horses available. If you are unable to bring your own horse, you can sign up for the archery portion only.

In order to hold a position in this clinic you must fill out registration and complete payment.

This will be a three day clinic geared mostly towards beginners, but intermediates are welcome. All clinics are different and vary depending on what the group wants to work on. We do many different things from ground archery drills, riding drills, horseback archery, liberty work (with horses), ground archery battles (with padded arrows), Mogu, medieval gaming, trail riding, and even sometimes bareback rides to go swimming with our horses in the river. Expect three full days of intensive training and fun!

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I am very excited to begin teaching again and have a lot of new ideas for these three day clinics!

Clinic Prices:

$300 for three days of training with your own horse ($100 a day)
$50 a day if you are only doing ground archery portion.
$20 a day to audit.
$20 a day equipment rental.
$5 a night camping fee
$10 a night horse pen fee

Clinic limited to 10 riders, but will take up to 6 ground archers.

For this event I will not be providing lunches like in the past but people are welcome to use my kitchen, and we could also do potluck style meals for those staying on the property.

Clinic begins around 10am each day, lunch around 1-2, and around 5. First portion of the day is ground archery, second horseback archery.

Click to view our Facebook Event page.

 

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LWSC Trail Obstacle Challenge & Training Day @ Bridle Trails State Park
Jul 8 @ 11:00 am

Obstacle training develops calmness, balance, responsiveness to aides, and trust between horse and rider, using objects and terrain found/encountered on the trail and in the “real world”. It carries over to any type of riding in all disciplines, and is beneficial for horses and riders at any age and stage of training.

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Click to view Facebook Event page.

 

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Buck Brannaman Horsemanship Clinic @ Kittatas Valley Fair Grounds
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm

The event will take place in the rodeo arena on the fair grounds. This is a Three day event that will have world renowned horseman Buck Brannaman riding his own horses in the vaquero style of horsemanship. Riders of different skill levels will be working with there own horses. Buck will be helping each student to advance there skills.

Click to view our Facebook Event page.

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For auditors:  Three days of high level teaching from world renowned horseman Buck Brannaman. Buck will be riding his horses that are at different levels in their schooling. Spectators will have the chance to ask questions from the stands during the clinic. All are welcome with a $30 DOLLAR DAILY ADMISSION PAYABLE AT THE GATE.

Click to view our Facebook Buck Brannaman Ellensburg page.

 

Patience Prine-Carr Clinic @ Hidden Falls Farm
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – Jul 15 @ 12:00 pm

We are excited to welcome Patience back for another clinic. She is a USDF bronze, silver, and gold medalist and has a great eye for identifying issues and giving you the tools needed to improve. Ride spots available.

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Jul
27
Fri
Mini Reining Clinic Series @ Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center
Jul 27 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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28
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Carson James Horsemanship Clinic @ Stewart's Arena
Jul 28 – Jul 29 all-day

Carson James will be back in Washington July 28-29 at Stewart’s Arena. Riding spots available.

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Click to view Carson James website for more information.

 

Lucia Clemetson Horsemanship Clinic @ Red Dragon Farm
Jul 28 @ 12:00 pm

Red Dragon Farm will be hosting its first clinic at the end of July. Lucia Clemetson will be here for horsemanship sessions.
This is a great opportunity to establish or improve your ground work and nix other bad habits with a new/young horse or work on stuff with your established Equine partner.
Lucia will be here on July 28th and possibly the 29th as well- depending on interest.
The schedule allows for a morning and afternoon group of 4-5 riders. $200 per session. Lucia will work with the group for 4 hours laying down ground work and working through issues.

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Lunch and snacks/drinks will be provided and there is no additional haul in fee. Stalls are also available for overnight.

Msg or comment on our Facebook Event page for signup or send an email to stacie.ostasz@gmail.com to get on the list.

Click to view our Facebook Event page.

Click for more information regarding Lucia.

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11
Sat
PNW Masterclass: The Exceptional Teacher Through the Levels @ Summervale Farm
Aug 11 all-day
Carson James Horsemanship Clinic @ Oregon Trail Ranch
Aug 11 @ 8:30 am – Aug 12 @ 5:00 pm

Get quality instruction over 2 days and expect an encouraging environment where you are considered important. You will learn to communicate effectively with your horse and will see improvement in your horse’s attitude and abilities. Carson puts on a very educational and entertaining clinic. Don’t miss out. Auditors can pay at the door.

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Contact Hannah at 253-380-9727 or cjclinics@gmail.com to reserve a riding spot or to find out more information.

Aug
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Sat
Beach/Ocean Riding Clinic @ NanSea Stables
Aug 18 @ 10:00 am

10am warm up in the arena on the ground, go over basic ground games.
11am load horses up and head to the beach (might be several trips depending on the amount of horses) Please RVSP if you need your horse trailered by Nansea Stables
12pm -2pm Be on the beach, ground games for the ocean, ocean riding, river crossing if we are able to.
2pm – head back to Nansea stables/home

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Click to view Facebook Event page.

Sep
14
Fri
Mini Reining Clinic Series @ Northwest Washington Fair and Event Center
Sep 14 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sep
21
Fri
Farrier’s Assoc. of WA Fall Conference @ Kittitas County Fairgrounds
Sep 21 @ 8:00 am – Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm

Join us for three days of education and fun!

Farriers, veterinarians, and horse owners are welcome.

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Photos from last years conference.

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Sep
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DONOHUE HORSEMANSHIP FOUNDATION CLINIC @ COWLITZ COUNTY EVENT CENTER
Sep 29 @ 9:00 am – Sep 30 @ 4:30 pm

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These are Foundation clinics but perfect if you need assistance getting through any issues, starting a young one or even just picking up a few new tools. There is always something more to learn.

Please contact Nikki if you have any questions or would like to sign up.

Oct
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PNW Trainer’s Summit @ A & W Ranch
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
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WCFA Fall Conference & Competition @ SureStay Hotel by Best Western
Oct 12 – Oct 14 all-day

 Join us for several days of education, competition, and fun!

Browse the trade show, enjoy the no host bar and connect with other Farriers.

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Click to view our Facebook Event page.