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Everyday Rider

Why Kel-Mac?

Since 1976, the Kel-Mac Saddle Club and Horse Shows have been designed to introduce novice riders, green horses, and riders of all disciplines, English, Western, Gaited, and Trail, to the horse show world in a less intimidating and supportive environment. In addition, Kel-Mac gives returning and seasoned riders a competitive but affordable environment to test themselves and their horses.

Words Are Powerful

When I am working with a trainer or attending a clinic, I try to remember important words of wisdom or significant phrases that make a lot of sense for my horse and I, or made a strong impression on me. I’ve included some that really stand out for me.  

My Best Horse is My Trail Horse

No matter what breed of horse you ride, or your chosen discipline, trail riding is beneficial for your horse’s mental and physical well being. 

The Spirit of Good Riding

I had the pleasure of attending a two day clinic in Ocala, Florida this week.  This was a unique clinic in that its purpose was to build a bridge between Natural Horsemanship and the discipline of Dressage.  Linda Parelli asked Christoph Hess to help her… Read More »The Spirit of Good Riding

I’m Confused

Let’s look at 5 ways we commonly frustrate and confuse our horses, and maybe if we stop and think about them we can come up with some ways to help clear things up.