Working Equitation Clinics and Shows

Working Equitation is a fast growing sport in which competitors may ride ANY type of horse, in ANY style of tack.   It is a multi phase competition that includes a dressage trial, an ease of handling trial (obstacles), and a obstacles at speed phase.  Team competitions may also include a cattle phase.

HC Equestrian partners with Northern California Working Equitation  and Working Equitation United to grow this fun sport in our area.

October 6, 2019 Working Equitation and Cowboy Dressage Test Riding Workshop with Ali Kermeen.  Location: Indian Hills Ranch 3488 Calaveras Rd in Milpitas. Those new to riding a dressage test will learn how to navigate the CD or WE dressage court and finish by riding the CD or WE test of their choice.  Those with experience will start by riding the test of their choice, then refine it with a focus on earning more points, then ride the same test again.  These 45 minute private sessions are $70, with a $10 haul in fee.  Register Now!
October 20, 2019 Working Equitation Ease of Handling clinic with Ali Kermeen.  Location:   Location: Indian Hills Ranch 3488 Calaveras Rd in Milpitas
This popular clinic is back!  First timers will learn to comfortably negotiate common WE obstacles and conclude with riding a full ease of handling course.  Those with prior WE experience will work on improving the finesse and execution of each obstacle, also concluding the session with a full course.  2 hour group sessions are $70 each, with a $10 haul in fee.  Maximum 6 participants per group. Register Now!

October 27, 2019 HC Equestrian Working Equitation Schooling Show.   If you are new to working equitation, the two clinics held earlier in the month will give you confidence to enter this show.  Judge: Kristin Snyder (L), Washington – Prize list and Show Schedule