“A Foundation you can build on”
Classical principles applied to working purposes.
~ Cowboy Dressage ~
Heather is a Recommended Judge with Cowboy Dressage World and an avid competitor. Come play on the court and see how Cowboy Dressage can help you create a better partnership with your horse. All Levels and breeds are welcome. Limited space available.
July 22nd – Exploring the FREE STYLE – Details coming soon.
~ Working Equitation ~
Heather strives to create the best All-Around horses possible. Working Equitation (WE) is Heather’s venue of choice to showcase this. With 4 phases (Dressage, Obstacles, Speed and Cattle) WE encourages riders to test their abilities. Heather has completed two Pedros Torres Academies with Reserve World Champion Nuno Matos of Portugal. Heather and Mizz Cora had a successful first year competing in WE and are looking forward to the up coming competitive season.
June 7th, 2017 6pm – 9pm - Wednesday Night Play time on the WE Obstacles – $25.00 per horse Limited Space.
~ Cattle ~
Heather enjoys working cattle from horse back as a way to apply classical movements to a purpose. Not only does cattle work help with lateral movements but it offers riders an opportunity to build their horses confidence. 2017 cattle dates will offer private lessons, pair lessons and Sat and/or Sun clinics. Heather will also cover the WE Cattle phase that is offered at select competitions. Cattle are only available on the dates listed below. Registration forms will be available soon.
Private Lesson are one-on-one with Heather and up to 8 cattle depending on horse’s needs. Lessons are 1.5 hours long. Cost $100.00
Private Shared Lesson (2 riders) with Heather and up to 8 cattle depending on horses needs. Lessons are 1.5 hours long. Cost $65.00 per rider
Cattle Clinic - Offered on Saturday and Sunday. Limited to 8 riders. Riders will be split into 2 groups. Both groups will work cattle 1.5 hours in the morning and 1.5 hours in the afternoon. Lunch is included. Stalls are available for $10.00 day use or $20.00 over night with shavings. Cost: Saturday or Sunday $175.00 ~ Ride Both days for $300.00
~ Guests visiting Opagon Farm~
July 9th, 2017 – Roping 101 Heather and her guest Steve Lundean will be helping riders try their hand at roping. Morning will have riders on the ground learning the basic skills and introducing their horses to the rope. Afternoon will be on horseback learning to dally, drag logs and practicing gathering coils. Clinic 10am to 3pm. Lunch included Cost: $75.00