1:30-2:30 Michigan Horseshoers Demonstration
2:45-4:15 Chris Cox-Trailer Loading the Problem Horse
4:30-5:30 Showmanship with Karen Waite: From the Judges Perspective. Have you ever wondered what exactly a judge is looking for in a showmanship pattern? Karen Waite is here to help! She will have exhibitors in the arena and put them through a showmanship pattern and then break the pattern down and tell you specifically what was good, bad and what the pattern really means!
5:45-7:15 Chris Cox-Achieving True Softness-Chris will work with 2 riders, the perfect headset horse is one that usually is ridden with a tie-down or martingale, constantly pulls (roots) on the bit throws its head in the air, and refuses to collect. He will help these riders work through this issue. 7:30-8:30 Equine Assisted Healing : Building Condfidence Through Connection with Kimberly Cardeccia (Totten Room)
Whether you are looking to overcome fears or anxieties in your riding, make your life better, or learn about equine assisted work, the Confidence Through Connection system can help you. This step by step program enlists the help of horses to allow us to decipher our situations and gives us the tools we need to make the changes we desire
7:15-7:30 Private Ride with Chris Cox*
7:30-8:30 Equine Assisted Healing with Kimberly Cardeccia (Totten Room)
7:45-8:45 Ride A Reiner with Bill Thomas. Have you thought about reining? Wanted to try it? Bill will give us a demonstration on one of his top reiners and then you have a chance to ride with him and try it out! It is only $25.00 and you must be 18 or over. Space is limited so call now to reserve your spot!
SATURDAY 9:00 - 8:00
10:00-11:00 Western Pleasure: From the Judges Perspective with Christa Baldwin. Have you wondered what the judge was looking for in your western pleasure class? Christa will put horses and riders through the paces of a class and then break the class down for you.
11:15-12:45 Chris Cox-Colt Starting: Chris will take a halter broke horse and putting it through his method of starting a young horse.
1:00-2:00 Dressage with Dorothy Mueller-Dorothy will be working with three different horses and riders from different disciplines. She will be using basic Dressage movements and figures that can be applied to your horse. These will be done for both Traditional Dressage and Western Dressage competitions. Learn more about this new and exciting method of communication between you and your horse.
2:15-3:15 Ride A Reiner with Bill Thomas
2:00-3:00 Equine Assisted Healing with Kimberly Cardeccia (Totten Room)
3:30-5:30 Chris Cox- Chris will work with 2 riders. This demo is perfect for the rider that has had a traumatic or terrifying experience with a horse and is trying to build their confidence in riding again. Chris works with each rider in the demo on discovering their inner confidence in their horsemanship through the correct seat position
5:00-5:15 Private Ride with Chris Cox*
5:30-6:30 Fashion Show in the Mezzanine
5:30-6:30 Michigan Horseshoers Demonstration in the Main Arena
6:45-7:45 Larry Bourke Cow Demonstration
Join us after the show on Saturday in the Mezzanine Area for Music, Dancing and Fun (21 & up)
8:00-9:00 Cowboy Church with Chad Coppress Of Grace Adventures
9:15-10:45 Chris Cox- Ground Tying-the problem horse: Chris will work with a horse that is pushy on the ground, has a lack of respect, walks or attempts to run over owner/handlers, he will implement his ground work program and teach the horse to read his body language and ground tie.
11:00-12:00 Hunter Under Saddle: From the Judges Perspective with Kelly Boles Chapman. Learn from one of the top judges in the country! Kelly will put horses and riders through a Hunter Under Saddle class and break it down for you.
1:30-3:00 Chris Cox- Leads and Lead Changes- Chris will work with 2 students that are advanced and need help refining their lead change.
3:00-4:00 Equine Assisted Healing with Kimberly Cardeccia (Totten Room)
3:15-3:30 Private Ride with Chris Cox*
3:45-4:45 Ride A Reiner with Bill Thomas
*Purchase a reserved seat ticket for only $25.00 and be entered in a drawing for a private ride with Chris Cox after his last demonstration of the day! You will also be supporting our charity, Western Wishes as half the ticket price will be donated to them!
Schedule of Events
To reserve your space call:
TAK PROMOTIONS, LLC.
Fax 810 639-4348