What’s Happening This Winter? EN’s Guide to Clinics, Lessons & Shows [Updated 12/10]

Photo by Leslie Threlkeld.

What’s Happening is EN’s guide to lessons, clinics, schooling shows and other riding and educational opportunities during the winter. It’s free to post a listing. Just email the date, location, contact information and any other details to [email protected]. (Note: This is a list generated solely from submissions. If no one sends us the details of your event, it won’t be included.)

Location Quick Links:Area I | Area II | Area III | Area V | Area VI | Area VIII | Canada

Area I

January 6-7: World Class Grooming Clinic with Emma Ford
Oakendale Farm, Harwinton CT, [email protected]8609444460. Click here for more information.

Area II

 December 15: Ride with Sally Cousins
Elevation Dressage and Eventing, Union Bridge, MD. Contact Sally, [email protected].
December 16: Ride with Sally Cousins
Oldfields School, Glencoe Sparks, MD. Contact Sally, [email protected].
December 17: Ride with Sally Cousins
Kealani Farm, West Grove, PA. Contact Sally, [email protected].
December 27-30: Clinic with Tik Maynard and Sinead Halpin
Winter Camp at The Fork Farm (Norwood, NC). Read this article to get a glimpse of what a camp with them is like. Contact: Lauren DeLalla @ 540-247-9053 or email: [email protected]. Click here for more information.
January 6: Ride with Sally Cousins
Kealani Farm, West Grove, PA. Contact Sally, [email protected].
January 7: Ride with Sally Cousins
Bit of Woods Farm in Hainesport, NJ. Contact Megan, [email protected].
January 20-21: Clinic with Kate Chadderton. 
Sunset Hill Farm, Woodbine, MD. For more info and clinic details contact: Amy Gaynor,  ASAP while spaces are available! $95 per rider. More dates available.  Sign up for three clinic days & get free coaching at a USEA Area 2 event (a $100 value)!
January 20: Ride with Sally Cousins
Kealani Farm, West Grove, PA. Contact Sally, [email protected].
January 21: Ride with Sally Cousins
Horse Park of New Jersey, Stone Tavern, NJ. Contact Sally, [email protected].
February 3-4: Clinic with Kate Chadderton. 
Sunset Hill Farm, Woodbine, MD. For more info and clinic details contact: Amy Gaynor,  ASAP while spaces are available! $95 per rider. More dates available.  Sign up for three clinic days & get free coaching at a USEA Area 2 event (a $100 value)!
February 11: Ride with Sally Cousins
Horse Park of New Jersey, Stone Tavern, NJ. Contact Sally, [email protected].
February 17-18: Clinic with Kate Chadderton. 
Sunset Hill Farm, Woodbine, MD. For more info and clinic details contact: Amy Gaynor,  ASAP while spaces are available! $95 per rider. More dates available.  Sign up for three clinic days & get free coaching at a USEA Area 2 event (a $100 value)!
March 10-11, 2018: MDHT Cross Derby
Loch Moy Farm in Adamstown, MD: Get a jump start on the competition season with the MDHT Cross Derby on all-weather footing. Levels from Preliminary to Elementary, obstacles to include ditches, banks and water as appropriate for the level. This is a popular event so plan to sign up early!  More information will be available at www.themarylandhorsetrials.com
March 10-11: Clinic with Kate Chadderton. 
Sunset Hill Farm, Woodbine, MD. For more info and clinic details contact: Amy Gaynor,  ASAP while spaces are available! $95 per rider. More dates available.  Sign up for three clinic days & get free coaching at a USEA Area 2 event (a $100 value)!
March 31-April 1: Clinic with Kate Chadderton. 
Sunset Hill Farm, Woodbine, MD. For more info and clinic details contact: Amy Gaynor,  ASAP while spaces are available! $95 per rider. More dates available.  Sign up for three clinic days & get free coaching at a USEA Area 2 event (a $100 value)!
Area III
 December 16: Winter Schooling Show
CDCTS/Icon Sporthorses (Friendsville, TN). Visit cdcts.org for more info.
December 16: Poplar Place Schooling Show
Poplar Place Farm (Hamilton, GA). Visit gdcta.org for more info.
January 13: Paul Belasik Clinic
DSDCTA/Joint Venture Farm (Madison, FL). Visit dsdcta.org for more info.
January 13-14: Jennifer Marchand Dressage Clinic
Poplar Place (Hamilton, GA). Visit poplarplacefarm.com for more info.
January 13-14: Sinead Halpin Clinic
Can’t make it to Florida this year? Let Florida come to you in a two-day show jumping clinic in East Tennessee with Sinead Halpin January 13th – 14th! Rain or shine as we have a lovely covered arena! Contact Katherine at [email protected] Click here for more information.
January 16-18: Gemma Tattersall Clinic
Gemma needs no introduction; having just been announced the NUMBER 3 Rider in the World on FEI Standings. Notting Hill Stables, Reddick FL for show jumping days, Horse Power Equestrian for upper level xc and lower level xc TBA. Novice through Advanced. Groups will be 60-90 mins and semi privates 45-60 mins. $475 for two day SJ and XC groups Jan 16th and 17th. $275 for semi privates Jan 18th and $225 if additional SJ groups are added on Jan 18th. Lunch and beverages included! NO CHARGE FOR AUDITORS! Gift bags for each participant and for anyone signing up for 2 or more of our clinics this winter, you will be entered into a prize draw for a grand prize TBA. WE EXPECT THIS CLINIC TO FILL VERY QUICKLY SO PLEASE SIGN UP ASAP. A non refundable deposit of $200 is required to secure your spot. Please email entries to: [email protected] including your name, contact details, horses name, level of experience and whether you require stabling. Stabling fees will be announced shortly but will be available.
February 10, 2018: Dressage Schooling Show
TAGDEA/Tri State Exhibition Ctr. (Cleveland, TN). Visit tagdea.org for more info.
Area V
 December 14-17: Charlie Hutton Clinic
Oak Hill Farm (Folsom, LA). More info at sedariders.org.
December 16-17: Buck Davidson Clinic
Pine Hill (Bellville, TX). More info at pinehilltexas.com.
December 17: Candy Cane Derby
High Point Farm (Navasota, TX). More info at exceleventing.com.
January 14, 2018: Schooling Horse Trials
GHCTA affiliated. Pine Hill (Bellville, TX). More info at pinehilltexas.com.
January 14-15, 2018: Boyd Martin Clinic
Texas Rose Farm (Tyler, TX). More info at texasrosehorsepark.com.
January 21, 2018: Schooling HT, Dressage and Western Dressage
Feather Creek Farm (Norman, OK). ODS affiliated. More info at feathercreekfarm.com.
February 18, 2018: Schooling Combined Test
Celtic Cross Equestrian Center (Norman, OK). More info at celticcrossequestriancenter.com.
February 18, 2018: Schooling Horse Trials
Pine Hill (Bellville, TX). More info at pinehilltexas.com.
February 24-25, 2018: Buck Davidson Clinic
Holly Hill (Benton, LA). More info at hollyhillfarm.net.
February 24-26, 2018: Lainey Ashker Clinic.
Texas Rose Farm (Tyler, TX). More info at texasrosehorsepark.com.
Area VI
January 6, 2018: Boyd Martin Masterclass
US Olympic Eventer Boyd Martin is teaching a Masterclass at Galway Downs in Temecula, California as a part of the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival. Tickets include seating to the Dressage Freestyle and cost $39.95. The Masterclass and Freestyle will be streamed over Facebook Live on the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival Facebook page. Follow them on Facebook @adequanwestcoastdressagefestival and on Instagram @adequan_westcoast_dressagefest. For more information and tickets, visit https://us.westcoastdressagefestival.com/new-adequan-west-coast-dressage-festival-masterclass-series/
January 20, 2018: Laura Graves Masterclass
US Olympic Dressage rider Laura Graves is teaching a Masterclass at Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California as a part of the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival. Tickets include seating to the Dressage Freestyle and cost $39.95.The Masterclass and Freestyle will be streamed over Facebook Live on the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival Facebook page. Follow them on Facebook @adequanwestcoastdressagefestival and on Instagram @adequan_westcoast_dressagefest. For more information and tickets, visit https://us.westcoastdressagefestival.com/new-adequan-west-coast-dressage-festival-masterclass-series/
February 3, 2018: Helen Langehanenberg Masterclass
German Olympic Dressage rider Helen Langehanenberg is teaching a Masterclass at Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California as a part of the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival. Tickets include seating to the Dressage Freestyle and cost $39.95.The Masterclass and Freestyle will be streamed over Facebook Live on the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival Facebook page. Follow them on Facebook @adequanwestcoastdressagefestival and on Instagram @adequan_westcoast_dressagefest. For more information and tickets, visit https://us.westcoastdressagefestival.com/new-adequan-west-coast-dressage-festival-masterclass-series/
February 17, 2018: Charlotte Dujardin Masterclass
British Olympic Dressage rider Charlotte Dujardin is teaching a Masterclass at Del Mar Fairgrounds in Del Mar, California as a part of the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival. Tickets include seating to the Dressage Freestyle and cost $39.95.The Masterclass and Freestyle will be streamed over Facebook Live on the Adequan West Coast Dressage Festival Facebook page. Follow them on Facebook @adequanwestcoastdressagefestival and on Instagram @adequan_westcoast_dressagefest. For more information and tickets, visit https://us.westcoastdressagefestival.com/new-adequan-west-coast-dressage-festival-masterclass-series/
Area VIII
January 20-21, 2018: Clinic with Charlotte Dujardin
Charlotte Dujardin CBE Masterclass Jan 20-21 at Kentucky Horse Park. This two day class will focus on young horses to developing Grand Prix and the fundamental formula behind Charlotte’s winning system. Applicants to ride in this masterclass should email: [email protected] with video and short description of ability and achievements. All classes of horses and riders considered. Click here for more info.

January 24-28, 2018: Equine Symposium & Convention, hosted by USPC
Connect face to face with our active youth equestrians and leaders at the Galt House Hotel in Louisville, KY! Join us for the 2018 Equine Symposium & Convention, hosted by USPC, in Louisville, KY. Our Trade Fair and Sponsor opportunities provide memorable ways to connect with our active equestrian community of leaders, instructors, parents, youth and young adult Pony Club members, all at affordable rates. Click here to learn more and to register.

Canada

January 27-28: Harmony Horsemanship Clinic with Lindsey Partridge
Sprucehaven Farm in Mt Elgin ON Canada. For more information visit www.sprucehaven.com or https://www.facebook.com/eventingdressage/.

February 17-18: Dressage Clinic with Cindy Ishoy
Sprucehaven Farm in Mt Elgin ON Canada. For more information visit www.sprucehaven.com or https://www.facebook.com/eventingdressage/.

March 17-18: Jennifer Pejic Eventing Prep Camp
Sprucehaven Farm in Mt Elgin ON Canada. For more information visit www.sprucehaven.com or https://www.facebook.com/eventingdressage/.

Want to see your lesson, clinic, or schooling show listed here? Email [email protected].

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