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Pressing In and Mouthy (02 Min. 18 Sec.)

Haltering and Leading with Feel (21 Min. 05 Sec.)

 

Ground-Driving Obstacle Course (10 Min. 34 Sec.)

 

Grace vs. the Snowball (11 Min. 04 Sec.)

 

Grace stand still (14 Min. 40 Sec.)

 

Fixing A Lateral Walk And Canter Under Saddle (32 Min. 56 Sec.)

 

Leading with Grace (05 Min. 03 Sec.)

 

Develop Trust And Willingness Using Natural Obstacles Part 1 (06 Min. 05 Sec.)

 

Introduction To Natural Obstacles In Hand (20 Min. 27 Sec.)

 

Preparing Your Horse For The First Ride (1 Hr. 18 Min. 48 Sec.)

 

Long-reining_ An educational alternative to lunging (50 Min. 31 Sec.)

 

Relaxed: Supple on Ground (24 Min. 48 Sec.)

 

PHASING & PHRASING How to Use Strategic Intention to Communicate Clearly with Any Horse (11 Min. 50 Sec.)

 

Sending For Success (31 Min. 05 Sec.)

 

Teaching Your Horse to Bow (Kompliment) Safely and Calmly (39 Min. 59 Sec.)

 

Creating Calm Self-Carriage in Cross Ties (19 Min. 55 Sec.)

 

The Art of Long-Lining (34 Min. 14 Sec.)

Dressage training in hand_ How to build up a secure framework for your horse (20 Min.  Sec.)

 

Developing of the piaffe (09 Min. 39 Sec.)

 

Dressage training in hand_ Advanced exercises to back up balance and lightness (10 Min. 48 Sec.)

 

The Halt (23 Min. 18 Sec.)

 

Schooling in halt-mindful movements make big improvements (02 Min. 57 Sec.)

 

Schooling in halt-small movements make big improvements. (33 Min. 55 Sec.)

 

How to build trust with a young or nervous horse (17 Min. 26 Sec.)

 

Preparing for Success from the Ground (1 Hr. 05 Min. 48 Sec.)

 

Finding Feel it’s in the Little Things (50 Min. 39 Sec.)

 

Connecting with the horses mind (21 Min. 53 Sec.)

 

Connect Through positive experiences together (09 Min. 45 Sec.)

 

Groundwork Simplified For Kids Part 1 and 2 (29 Min. 56 Sec.)

 

Communication, Trust, and Respect ! (24 Min. 39 Sec.)

 

The Art of Groundwork and The Human Influence (37 Min. 09 Sec.)

 

Working On Focus - Both Off And Online (42 Min. 02 Sec.)

 

Episode 1_ Groundwork Circles (41 Min. 35 Sec.)

 

Episode 2 _ Teach Your Horse To Lower Its Head (39 Min. 03 Sec.)

 

Episode 3_ The Back Up (36 Min. 00 Sec.)

 

How to Progress Faster and Get Rid of Bad Habits (16 Min. 31 Sec.)

 

Groundwork Basics (31 Min. 07 Sec.)

 

The Human Factor in Horse Training (41 Min. 26 Sec.)

 

Essential Groundwork (36 Min. 34 Sec.)

 

Steady Horse Pre-ride Groundwork (21 Min. 08 Sec.)

 

Using groundwork to develop your _feel_ and Soften your Horse (20 Min. 50 Sec.)

 

Lateral Groundwork (30 Min. 44 Sec.)

 

Gymnastic Groundwork for Body and Mind (52 Min. 20 Sec.)

 

Flagging on the Ground (48 Min. 13 Sec.)

 

Synchronization into the Halt (04 Min. 34 Sec.)

 

How to Fit Bitless Bridles, and How They Work (26 Min. 04 Sec.)

 

Ground and Ridden Exercises to Transition to Bitless Safely (13 Min. 48 Sec.)

 

Bonus: Teaching Your Horse How To Lower Their Head & Neck Without Using a Whip (06 Min. 04 Sec.)

 

Building an Unbreakable Bond (27 Min. 24 Sec.)

 

The Harmony Energy Scale (1 Hr. 03 Min. 49 Sec.)

 

Desensitizing with the Steady Stick (32 Min. 56 Sec.)

 

Part 1 - Inviting a Dialogue (31 Min. 34 Sec.)

 

Part 2 - Establishing Boundaries (21 Min. 51 Sec.)

 

Leading and How it Applies to Trailer Loading (34 Min. 10 Sec.)

 

Working with a Young Mustang_ First Steps of Groundwork (23 Min. 22 Sec.)

 

Establishing Contact as a Support for Your Horse from the Ground (22 Min. 08 Sec.)

 

Clinic in Troy, Illinois (32 Min. 47 Sec.)

 

Developing The Young Horse From The Ground (22 Min. 47 Sec.)

 

Mental & Physical Engagement on the Ground (27 Min. 50 Sec.)

 

HOW YOUR ENERGY AFFECTS YOUR HORSE (31 Min. 03 Sec.)

 

Groundwork Exercises for Riding with Lightness (42 Min. 32 Sec.)

Groundwork Series – Part 1 (31 Min. 34 Sec.)

 

Ground Driving (20 Min. 42 Sec.)

 

16 STEPS TO SOLVING SEPARATION ANXIETY UNDER SADDLE. (25 Min. 42 Sec.)

 

Part 3 - Having a Conversation (13 Min. 53 Sec.)

 

Round Pen Methodology (23 Min. 16 Sec.)

 

Teaching Your Horse to Bow (Kompliment) Safely and Calmly (18 Min. 40 Sec.)

 

Ground Foundation Communication Training (20 Min. 07 Sec.)

 

Confidence Building with Rescue Horses (19 Min. 21 Sec.)

 

Releasing Tension in the Neck with Rescue Horses (19 Min. 08 Sec.)

 

Catching a Hard to Catch Horse (21 Min. 23 Sec.)

 

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Learn from these Remarkable Horseman...

Amy Skinner

I am an avid student of the horse and have spent my whole life looking for and developing quality horsemanship.  I have been riding since I was 6 years old, taking lessons whenever and wherever I was able while I moved around with my military family. I have ridden with many incredible horsemen and women, but my biggest influencers have been Theresa Doherty, a student of Egon von Neindorff, and Brent Graef. 

Lynn Palm

For more than 40 years Lynn Palm and Cyril Pittion-Rossillon have provided training for thousands of horses and riders with their dressage principles based teaching methods. With clinics across the US and abroad, the duo also welcome riders to their multi-discipline facility, Fox Grove Farm in Ocala, Florida.   

Josh Nichol 

Driven by a lifelong passion to connect with horses on the deepest possible level, Josh Nichol has been honing his unique Relational Horsemanship approach to horse training for over two decades. In his early years, Josh studied in the U.S. under world-class mentors who had him starting colts and learning the art of the working cattle horse. 

Anna Twinney

 Anna Twinney is a Natural Horsewoman, Equine Behaviorist, International Clinician, Animal Communicator, Healer, Teacher, Speaker, and Coach. She is best known for her authentic communication and connection to heal the hearts of horses and humans alike.

Kelli Paulson 

Kelli teaches you how to develop your presence and to be a leader horses want to follow. By learning timing and feel, how to direct the horse’s feet, and real collection, and putting in the effort, you will make real progress as you learn horsemanship as an art. This foundation, applied to trail obstacles, creates a willing, confident, respectful, responsive horse.

Don Jessop

I’m Don Jessop, author of the book “Leadership and Horses” and creator of the Mastery Horsemanship program and the Horse Mastery Group.

West Taylor

West Taylor first started his horse training journey at the age of 40. Unlike a lot of others in the industry West was not “raised up” with horses. West had a successful career in the IT (information and technology) business for many years.

Kate Fenner

Kate is an equine scientist and researcher with a PhD in horse behaviour (Sydney School of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney), BEqSc (Hons), equestrian coach (Equestrian Australia and British Horse Society), horse trainer (John and Josh Lyons Certified Trainer). Kate has ridden, trained and competed in Dressage, Jumping, Western and polo in Australia, Europe, USA and Asia. 

Alissa Mayer

Author, Instructor, Equine Hanna Somatics Educator, Horse Trainer & Creator of A Somatic Approach to Horsemanship™, Alissa is an internationally recognized clinician dedicated to unleashing the potential of horses and humans to become happy, athletic, connected and free in their bodies, minds, and spirits.

Jim Hicks

Jim Hicks is an accomplished professional Horseman. He uniquely blends the principles of horsemanship with the movements of dressage to bring out the best in himself and his equine partners.

Over 30 years ago, Hicks and his Wife sought out Ray Hunt, with a desire to learn more about the horse, and Hunt remains one of the greatest influences on the Hicks’ careers.

Gav Chaplin

For as long as I can remember I have been riding and training horses, and now for the last 30 years I have been coaching others to do the same. Being Dyslexic, I know exactly what it's like to be punished for something that you don't understand and can't do, which is exactly what I experienced in primary school all those years ago. 

Alice Trindle

Alice Trindle pursues horsemanship that is a bit on the eclectic side. Born into an Eastern Oregon ranching family, her roots are in the traditions of developing a good working ranch horse. However, as the desire to study horsemanship became a passion, she has recognized the necessity of building a relationship with the horse through feel, timing, and balance that comes from an understanding of bio-mechanics. 

Karen Rohlf 

Karen Rohlf, creator of the Dressage Naturally program, is an internationally recognized clinician who is changing the equestrian educational paradigm. Karen is well known for:

  • Her student-empowering approach to teaching
  • Her ability to connect with a wide range of horses
  • Her virtual courses and resources
  • Her ability to create a positive learning environment and community

Hannah Weston 

I combine the heart and science of positive horse training techniques to create practical lessons that are effective in overcoming problems, improving your communication and achieving goals, both on the ground and ridden. I do this in a way that is fun and rewarding for both of you. When your horse wants to train and ride as much as you do, it’s the best feeling in the world!

Katrin Roida

Kathrin Roida runs her own training stable in Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany. She trains horses of all breeds and gives courses on work in hand throughout Europe, which are very popular. She herself is very versatile and manages to "build" a bridge to the equestrian sport, so she was and is successful in both jumping and dressage competitions up to advanced level.

Celina Skogan

Already at young age, my deepest interest was always seeking true connection with these incredible beings. Therefore, I studied on different levels. I early in my life got in contact with “difficult” horses, what made me curious.

Steve Rother

I have traveled across the country over the span of multiple decades building my knowledge of horses and finding ways to impart that wisdom to the hundreds of people who look to me for guidance each year.  I was mentored by some of the greats, including Ray Hunt, and as a kid I used to bring my saddle to the sidelines of clinics and wait for the call to ride.

Angelica Hesselius

Angelica combines positive reinforcement with elements of classical dressage and the Academic Art of Riding. 

Kat Pickering

I am a Professional Stunt Rider and Instructor from the UK. With over 5 years of experience performing in the UK and abroad and working in the film & TV industry with several different teams including Team Z7, The Devils Horsemen, and Atkinson Action Horses, I have been lucky enough to combine my passion and my career.

Ben Longwell

Ben grew up riding horses and working cattle on the Western Slope of Colorado. After finishing school, he spent much of his time doing day work for ranches & outfits in the area, learning from the skills and experience of the ranchers. He also spent a year working as assistant trainer at a Quarter Horse breeder in Colorado learning the basics of colt starting and authentic horsemanship.

Michael Gascon

The Horse Guru - Michael Gascon is a 5th-generation world-renowned horse trainer who is taking the equine industry by storm! He is the next big thing in the equine industry and he plans to make it to the top and stay there.

Cyril Pittion-Rossillon 

For more than 40 years Lynn Palm and Cyril Pittion-Rossillon have provided training for thousands of horses and riders with their dressage principles based teaching methods. With clinics across the US and abroad, the duo also welcome riders to their multi-discipline facility, Fox Grove Farm in Ocala, Florida.   

Jec Ballou

A popular presenter at Midwest Horse Fair, Mane Event, Western States Horse Expo, Southeast Equine expo and nationwide clinics, Jec Ballou delivers straightforward tools to help equine athletes across multiple disciplines. Combining an expertise in horse fitness and dressage, her methods deliver riders measurable success in an environment that prioritizes kindness to the horse.

Russ Krachun 

Russ Krachun was raised in Odessa, Ukraine, where his true passion and desire of horses began as a child. It was here that he experienced his first smell of the horse and riding bareback at his Uncle Colin’s farm. 

Radek Libal

I was fascinated by horses since the first moment I have first seen one. I don't remember how old I was, but I knew I have to get involved with them. At first the closest I could get to "riding on a horse" was going on a kids carousel in a park in the center of Prague. 

Paul Dietz

Paul Dietz is a humble horseman and not "just another" horseman/clinician. Paul's knowledge of horses is exceptional and he is gifted with communication and teaching skills reaching far beyond the average and into the handful of "top professional" horsemen today. 

Johanna Redmond 

 

Jason Irwin

Jason along with his wife Bronwyn operate Jason & Bronwyn Irwin Horsemanship. They are based out of Ontario, Canada. Jason teaches twenty-five to thirty clinics a year on a variety of topics including colt starting, horsemanship, liberty training, problem-solving, trailer loading, groundwork, trick work, and more. 

 

David Stuart

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. 

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.

Lyla Cansfield

I came from a traditional horsey background. Early on I developed a love of Dressage, schooling and understanding how to train horses. This led me to study Natural Horsemanship, Horse and Rider Behaviour for 3 years at home in the UK and 2 years in the US. I have been teaching for over 15 years

Ariana Sakaris 

Ariana’s journey with horses began at the young age of 5 years old, where she became fascinated with horses and the interactions humans share with them. This led her into a lifelong passion of learning and growing, both in her horsemanship and in her own personal life.

Michelle Young

Michelle Young and her coaching program helps students feel empowered and love working with their horses. She teaches students to create a strong foundation, a close connection, and healthy biomechanics. Her approach to training is to develop the entire horse and student with the foundation of quality horsemanship and the principles of Dressage Naturally.  

Warwick Schiller

Born in Australia, Warwick Schiller moved to the US in 1990 at the age of 23 to pursue his dream of becoming a horse trainer. He became passionate about the sport of reining and was heavily involved in reining for 20 years, during which he discovered his next passion, teaching.

Dennis Capel

Dennis Cappel is an accomplished Trainer, Farrier, and Author with extensive experience in Extreme Mustang Makeovers. He was a 2017 EMM Top 10 Finisher in Fort Worth Texas, 2016 EMM Reserve Champion in Sedalia Missouri, and 2015 EMM Champion in St Louis. 

Liesbeth Jorna 

I help you develop your horses into happy, healthy and successful athletes in a logical, fun, healthy and creative way, while taking your horsemanship skills and riding skills to the next level. I help you to build on your potential and develop yourself into the partner your horse loves.

Noah Tillman-Young 

Noah has been working with horses and their owners for over 15 years. Noah himself has founded many equine businesses that have relied on having safe horses to ensure the safety of its patrons. Such businesses include riding schools, a horse obstacle Training facility, a horse entertainment company and carriage companies.

Phillippa Christie

Bitless specialist, equine psychologist & author of the world's first guide BITLESS 101, Phillippa Christie (MCMA), can guide you through the bridle basics to discover just how important bridle fit is to your horse.

Cat Zimmerman 

Cat Zimmerman is a 19 year old mustang trainer located in North Central Florida. Cat trains horses full-time out of her 501c3 Non-Profit Mustang Rescue and Training facility; taking in client horses, gentling mustangs and finding them homes, and helping rehabilitate rescues. 

Jack Curtis 

Jack Curtis founder of the Art Of The Horseman, combines the best of quality horsemanship, classical dressage, and centered riding principles, to advance horses and their partners to new heights. 

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