Special events at EAA Rider Level Workshops - EVERYONE- 25$ cash These hands on workshops are 2 hours on some Sundays designed to teach and let riders practice their horsemanship skills- parts of the horse, breeds, colours, equipment, knot tying, stable management...EXTREMELY useful for the beginner riders to gain confidence on the ground around horses. Perfect for those who just love horses and want to lean more. NECESSARY to prepare for the rider Level testing program for those who choose to go through this program and get recognized for their skills and knowledge.
Rider Level Testing- Everyone- cost to be determined This is a nationally recognized program that recognizes the accomplishments of riders. Once you have gained enough knowledge and riding skills you can participate in the testing program. Each level consists of a written, stable management and riding component.
Clinics- Rider Level 1 and up- cost to be determined- ranging from 90- 150 These are special lessons with visiting higher level coaches who specialize that can teach us new or different skill. They offer a different perspective and have lots of information to give
Horse shows at Ever After Acres- EVERYONE- - cost 80$ (45 if it is on your lesson day) EAA Hosts 3 very special at home shows to give riders a taste of what a fun horse show day can be without the stress of traveling with a pony! For those more experienced at shows it gives them a chance to practice their skills in a lower stress setting before heading out to their other competitions. Last show in the fall is also our end of year awards and family pot luck
For safety and preparedness- the rest of the events offered are for students who meet the following : riding 2x/week, RL3 class and up, completed a trailer Safety workshop. There are limited spaces in trailers once we start traveling. We are very fortunate to have 7 pony spots so up to a maximum of 14 students...but only if we have parents who can help pull trailers
Off Property Schooling- students preparing to go to shows- cost- ship in fee, lesson fee, trailering fee We will take the horses to some safe and familiar/friendly /nearby locations to practice in a different environment
Schooling Shows- cost- entry fees, coaching fee, trailering For those just trying out showing for the first time and those preparing for bigger shows- We will test out our skills at local/friendly places and come home same day. Charlie Hill, Meadowlark are close but we have also gone to Ancaster and Hamilton Hunt in the past. How many we do will depend on interest and dates Angelstone Central at Caledon- For those students who have participated in at least 2 schooling shows- INVITATION ONLY- cost- entry fee, coaching fee, trailering fee We have several passes to Angelstone at Caledon and I will be there Thursday - Sunday for 5 weeks of the spring- early fall. There are classes for all levels and some exciting opportunities here for a few dedicated riders.