Here are some exciting things to make you want to brave the cold and have some fun with your horses next month!
- November 9: Fix-a-test Dressage Show with Cheryl Ash where your first ride-through is scored and placed with ribbons through 6th place. Then you get a mini-lesson with the judge, a USDF "L" graduate and silver medalist.
- November 16: Horsemanship Clinic with Grady Duncan where you can ride with multiple time congress champion cutter. This day will not involve cows, but instead will focus on all the horsemanship skills necessary to create a great rider and subsequently a great cow horse.
- November 17: Cutting Clinic with Grady Duncan where we'll ride to cattle and learn how to cut!
- November 23: Horsemanship and Working the Flag with Brad Weist
- November 24: Round Robin with Brad Weist, put those cattle working skills to work in actual competition!
- November 26: Showmanship Clinic with local judge Maryann Bosak-Baer. 4-H members can participate free! Just show some proof of membership. All counties welcome! All others welcome, fee just $20. She will also discuss proper show attire!
For registration and details about these events please see www.opengateranch.wordpress.com. Have events happening at your barn? Please let me know at email@example.com and I will include them in my next article!