Training is offered to cater for riders and horses of all levels. Joe aims to provide enjoyable and informative sessions to enable you to jump more clear rounds whether it be showjumping or eventing. Long term training plans can be tailored to individual requirements or training can be organised to work on a specific aspect of you or your horse before a show or event. Help is available in planning your shows to ensure that there is a smooth progression with consistent results. Joe has a wide client base ranging from younger riders and pony club, those starting affiliated completion through to riders who are competing at national championships and international events.
Training is available either on an individual one to one basis or group sessions. Joe holds clinics across Gloucester and the surrounding counties on a regular basis. Training is Fern run at a competition venue round a full course of fences with fillers looking at various aspects of course riding. The sessions will allow the rider to warm up and ride round the full course as hey would at a show or have the option to focus on a more specific issue if necessary. There are also several gridwork session every month which are available from basic trotting poles to work on rhythm, balance and straightness or simple exercises for young horses to help introduce them to jumping. Also ideal for the more experienced horse/ rider to work on improving the horses jumping technique and increasing suppleness and gymnastic ability as well as the riders position.
Joe is regularly available a shows and events to help walk and discuss the course as well as in the warm up to offer that extra pair of eyes to ensure you have the best preparation before going into the arena at a show.
Contact Joe MacDonald
Mob 07720 623925