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Intro to WE Clinic: Obstacles - All Rider spots filled

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ALL RIDER SPOTS ARE FILLED AS OF MARCH 24 -- Please join ous as an auditor if you'd like to learn more about WE!

Join us for a full-day clinic to introduce you and your horse to the wonderful sport of Working Equitation, with a focus on the Ease of Handling and Speed obstacles!

Julie Alonzo (currently #2 in the Nation, Intermediate A)
Jill Lovelace (currently #1 in the Nation, Intermediate A)
Carrie Parker (long-time trainer and instructor, regular competitor at the Novice A level)

Schedule for the Day

8:30 - arrival and check in / sign liability releases, settle your horse

9:00 - 10:30 - gather without horses for a 90-minute lecture, complete with video, on what judges are looking for in the sport. Feedback from previous clinics has been that this overview is a wonderful opportunity for deep learning and gives people a really good framework on which to build.

11 - 12 Obstacle Instruction: Drums, Figure 8, Sidepass Pole, Gate, Jug

12-12:45 Lunch and more Q & A

1 - 3 Obstacle Instruction: Parallel Post Slalom, Single Slalom, Bell Corridor, Retrieve Pole / Skewer Ring / Place Pole, Rounding Several Posts, Jump

Short Break

Practice Riding a Course
3:30 Rider 1
3:40 Rider 2
3:50 Rider 3
4:00 Rider 4
4:10 Rider 5
4:20 Rider 6
4:30 Rider 7
4:40 Rider 8
4:50 Rider 9
5:00 Rider 10
5:10 Rider 11
5:20 Rider 12

If the weather cooperates, we'll use the outdoor arena for obstacles, and we'll also be able to use the indoor arena to instruct people on the Dressage patterns, giving people even more opportunities to learn! If it's raining, though, we'll all be in the indoor arena (at least we'll be cozy!).

Please plan on bringing your own lunch/snacks/beverages/chair and a water bucket for your horse.

$80 tuition, plus $20 haul in fee (goes to the facility)

$25 tuition

For insurance reasons, all riders must be WE United members to participate. WE United membership can be purchased in advance ($25/year) on www.WEUnited.us, or we can bill you for your membership when we invoice you for this clinic).

RIDERS: Please sign up using the following online form:


We'll send you an invoice through the Working Equitation Oregon PayPal account within 48 hours of receiving your registration. Your payment in full secures your riding spot. If you prefer to send a check, that is also OK. Checks should be made payable to Working Equitation Oregon and sent to:

c/o Julie Alonzo
88442 Fisher Rd
Eugene, OR 97402

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Robyn Hauck, Alice
Lynn Honey, Marge
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Linda Banks, Dazzle
Bob Banks, Days
Janis Crotts, Jazz
Lisa Curry, Sugar
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