The Young Horse Trainers’ School

  • Six days of hands-on work with young sport horses, including conformation analysis, ground work with foals on up, starting youngsters under saddle, introducing work over fences, preparing for the show ring, and much more.
  • Intended for professionals and amateurs with an interest in expanding their knowledge and experience with this important segment of the horse industry.
  • Entering its fourth year, participants are hands-on with the horses as well as involved with group discussions on topics pertaining to developing confident, sound animals prepared to go on with long and successful careers.
  • Invaluable networking opportunities along with certificates of completion and advanced certificates for returnees, and co-presenter opportunities for individuals with extensive experience in this area.
  • Held annually at Maplewood Stables, Reno, NV in the fall.

2016 dates:  September 7th through 11th. Attendance is limited and fills fast. Contact Julie Winkel at (775) 849-1849.