Classical Dressage Clinic
MAY 5-7,2023 with Dominque Barbier
Direction, Rhythm, Impulsion, Lightness
Dominique Barbier cultivated his riding skills at a number of highly regarded facilities throughout Europe, including Show jumping, eventing, dressage, and steeple chasing. Dominique then based himself in Portugal for two years studying with the legendary Mestre Nuno Oliveira. This experience was a defining moment that inspired Dominique's belief in keeping a horse" light and happy"/ His avant garde philosophy, focusing on the importance of mental communication and the understanding of the the horse's nature, has been practiced now for over 40 years. Dominique is the author of Dressage For the New Age, Meditation for Two, The Alchemy of Lightness, and Riding With Nuno.
1 Day- $100.00 CAD
3 Day-$250.00 CAD
Bring your note pad, pen, blanket, go cup.
3 Days, 2 private lessons each day - $1800.00 CAD
1 Day, 2 private lessons - $600.00 CAD
Each lesson - $300.00 CAD
Fee includes catered lunch, beverages, pastries.
Boarding available, please contact us to reserve a spot!
-PAYMENT REQUIRED PRIOR TO CLINIC-
Books available for sale. Get yours autographed!
1 Day Auditor
1 Day with 2 riding lessons
3 Days with 2 riding lessons each day
Working Equitation Clinic:
May 13, June 24, July 15, August 12
Schooling Show: June 25, July 16, August 13
All levels welcome. All ages. Any breed. Any tack. Come learn the obstacles, practice, and have fun!
Clinic: 0900-1015 Group 1 Dressage Phase, 1200 Lunch 1230 course walk, 1300 Ease of Handling.
1030-1200 Group 2 Dressage Phase 1200 Lunch 1230 course walk 1430 Ease of Handling.
0800- 1115 Dressage Phase
1130-1200 Course Walk: Intro & Novice
1200-1230 Course Walk: Intermediate Ease of Handling
1230-1300 Lunch Break
1300-1600 Ease of Handling
1630-1645 Speed Course Walk
Maximum 16 Riders day Auditors welcome.
Fee: Riders $100/day. Auditor $25/day. Fee includes haul in fee & beverage. Bring our own lunch.
Limited stalls/paddock available $25/day.
REGISTER by email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Pay by etransfer: email@example.com password: working
Horses must have vaccinations up to date & negative coggins test.
Riders must have AEF insurance and sign riding waiver.