I spent Memorial Day on the high plains of Colorado giving a 4-day clinic. What a great group drivers, ponies, and horses! I can’t wait to make it back there to work with all them again.
Every spring for the past, well I don’t know how many years, I’ve traveled to Green Mountain Horse Association (GMHA) for their Combined Test and Arena Driving Trial. For me and my students, it’s a perfect way to start the season. GMHA is a relatively small horse park in comparison to other horse parks that […]
Taking my second trip to the Pacific Northwest has me anxious to go back!
I gotta say, I had a really good time this past weekend. Well, that shouldn’t be that much of a surprise, since I was surrounded by some of my favorite people and ponies. But I went into the weekend a little tentative. I’ve had this thought of hosting a driving camp for quite a while, […]
It happens at least once a year. I get the big one (cold that is.) I thought I had this one on the run. This morning my body informed me otherwise. I guess a week of “powering through” has caught up to me. This is the difficulty in being the one man band and […]
If you’re reading this, you’ve probably noticed a bunch of changes to this site. Welcome to the new website! The old site was getting pretty stale, so it needed a makeover. This is something that I’ve been working on for nearly a year, and work continues. CoachmansDelight.com has always had a bunch of resources for […]
Sometimes something is so obvious, you can overlook it until it hits you square between the eyes. This month for me, that kind of thing happened as I’ve been preparing for this week’s class on transitions. Sure, we all know transitions are important. But in working with horses and students to build exercises that can […]