David lives on his families cattle station in Central Queensland, Australia and has over 25 years of experience. From starting young horses and dealing with horses with behavioural issues to teaching people the foundations of horsemanship. With a huge amount of experience working with horses and people all over the world, David has visited the continents of Australasia, North America, Europe, the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates. This has involved helping amateurs, professionals and professional organisations within the equestrian industry, enabling them to become safer and more competent around horses, giving them a foundation to build on.
His relaxed manner, comfortable presence and ease in front of an audience has meant that David's expertise has been showcased throughout the world at international shows and events, including: to the Dubai Royal Family, Burghley Horse Trials ( 4 star, premier 3 day international event), Horse of the Year Show, Your Horse Live, The British Horse Society s annual spring instructor s conference and
David's 2022 Presentations
Developing The Young Horse From The Ground - 22 min. 47 sec.Day 1 Horsemanship
This video shows some exercises that you may wish to try using a pole. Using a pole has helped my horses and myself and I hope it will for those watching as well.
Developing The Young Horse From The Saddle - 26 min. 5 sec. Day 2 Horsemanship
This video highlights the importance of using transitions on a circle and creating a sweet spot for your horse.