ASTM helmet required, coggins, $40 per ride for non-members, Free for 2016/17 members
Contact a Master to attend
GREEN CREEK HOUNDS
is offering a
Come learn all about foxhunting and riding to hounds in the beautiful Green Creek Hounds territory!
The sport is exciting, fun and makes for wonderful friendships.
Open to the riding community
Clinician - Erin Gambrell, Guest Clinician - Annie Lane Maunder
Harmony Training Center, 1896 E. Green Creek Drive, Tryon, NC 28782
May 20th 2017 (8:30 am to 3 pm )
Day 1 - Morning - Group sessions - divided by ability level
Lunch Break - provided by GCH
Day 2- A real Hunt Trail Ride with Green Creek Hounds- (8:30 till )
This is a hands on introduction to foxhunting* in the safe hands of a qualified instructors. You will learn hunt etiquette, practice riding skills needed in the hunt field from riding in a group at various speeds to jumping. Riders will be divided into groups according to ability, a group that wants to learn the basics and be able to Hilltop (walk, trot, some canter, no jumping), a similar group, Second Flight, with some small jumps, and a more advanced group, First Flight, who can travel at speed and jump. It will be a busy, fun-filled event. It's a great way to learn about foxhunting, and accustom yourself or a horse to the sport. It is also a wonderful opportunity to increase your riding skills outside of a ring.
Terrain is hills, woods, meadows and some creek crossings.
*This is not a "learn to ride" clinic. Established 2' to 3' jumping horse to ride in the advanced group.
$150 for participants
$130 for Green Creek Hounds members
You must have your own horse, ASTM Helmet, Signed Releases, and Negative Coggins required
Registration questions - Greencreekhoundscm@gmail.com