JAMES SHAW CLINIC – June 9-11 At Ohana Farm, North Brookfield, MA Hosted by Farah DeJohnette Horsemanship
His Ride From Within system of training brings enlightenment and breakthroughs to all levels and disciplines of riding.
LET JAMES, AN INTERNATIONALLY-KNOWN INSTRUCTOR, HELP YOU:
- Learn the 10 gates in rider and horse
- Improve your mind-body and horse connection through unique breath and ground exercises
- Use your breath to improve rhythm and timing in your riding
- Expand your sensitivity and feel to improve communication & performance
- Use Tai Chi principles to overcome riding challenges www.ridefromwithin.com
Please Contact Wendy Waegel to register call or text 774-200-0812
Friday, June 9 Supper & Evening Lecture – 6:00-9:00 p.m. James provides an overview of his work with detailed explanations and examples of how the principles of Tai Chi and related arts apply to riding. Vegetarian meal included. At the home of Wendy Waegell & Steve Bizel at: 7 Rice Corner Road, Brookfield, MA.
Two-Day Clinic – Ohana Farm. 27 Brookfield Rd, North Brookfield, MA
Saturday, June 10
Morning: 9:00-11:30: Groundwork Session I (no horses): James works with riders on the ground introducing us to the concepts, principles and exercises of the Ride From Within system and explaining their relevance to our riding. We discover where and how we block the energy of our horses and learn how to let it flow.
Lunch break: 11;30-1:00.
Afternoon: 1:00-5:00: Semi-private lessons – 45 minutes each. James works with two mounted riders at a time, helping us transfer the insights and movements gained on the ground to our riding.
Sunday, June 11
Morning 9:00-11:30: Groundwork Session II. James builds on the first session, deepening our understanding, sensitivity and abilities to move in balance on the ground and in the saddle.
Lunch break: 11;30-1:00
Afternoon: 1:00-6:00: Private lessons – 30 minutes each. James will focus on each mounted rider and horse, providing insights, feedback and recommended practices so we can take our new awareness and skills forward.
Water and light refreshments will be available.
STALL RESERVATIONS AVAILABLE FOR: $25.00/DAY BRING YOUR OWN FEED, HAY AND BEDDING PROVIDED.
CLINIC LIMITED TO 10 RIDERS; NO LIMIT FOR GROUNDWORK SESSIONS
RATES – REGISTER BY APRIL 30 FOR EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT!