Lorie Duff

Lorie Duff is an Internationally renowned Equestrian Clinician, a Foundation Horsemanship Trainer, Provincial Canadian Equine Judge, Equine Business Consultant & Motivational Speaker.

Lorie was born and raised on a scenic dairy farm overlooking the ocean in Topsail, Newfoundland . Lorie credits her parents and “the simple farm life” to how she developed her Philosophy of Horsemanship.

Some of Lorie’s accomplishments were winning numerous Newfoundland Equestrian Association championship titles in several equine divisions. Lorie also received both horsemanship & sportsmanship awards.

Lorie’s philosophy of communication, trust & respect helps establish a safe and solid inter-disciplinary platform that will support and enhance the continued mutual learning of humans and horses that work together. She takes great pleasure in the success of others and considers this her only true gauge of her own success, which has taken her throughout North America & Europe teaching her philosophy.

One of Lorie’s greatest recent achievements was to be the “First Ever Western Performer” invited to the RCMP Sunset Ceremonies for 2 consecutive years to showcase the western discipline and to demonstrate her horsemanship Philosophies.

Other Equestrian Accomplishments:

  • Clinician & Demonstrator at the 2016 Can-Am All Breed Expo, in Markham, Ontario
  • Live Liberty Performances during the 2017 Calgary Stampede
  • Represented Canada as a competitor in the 2018 Gobi Desert Cup Endurance Race in Mongolia

Lorie has appeared in several segments on “ CTV Morning News Live” in Ottawa, Ontario promoting her horsemanship and local equestrian events.

In 2017 Lorie co-produced a film called “Humble and Kind”, which showcases Lorie and her Liberty horse Titan. It focuses on their learning path through Lorie's philosophies. This film was nominated for an award in the Best Short Film category at the Equus Film Festival in New York City!

Lorie Duff

Lorie’s 2022 Presentations

Learning To Soften - 21 min. 2 sec.Day 1 Horsemanship

Understanding Your Horse's Body Language - 26 min. 45 sec. Day 2 Ourselves; Mindset, Riding, Health