YOUNG HORSE TRAINER SCHOOL

WITH CLINICIANS LINDA ALLEN, JOSE ALEJOS & JULIE WINKEL

SEPTEMBER 3-8, 2019

The annual Young Horse Trainer School, which benefits the Goodtoknow Horses 501(c)3, has now become a sought-after educational opportunity for people wishing to learn more about training young horses. From halter breaking foals to backing 3-year-olds to preparing sport horse prospects for the International Jumper Futurity, the school offers a variety of educational opportunities, both in the classroom and in the arenas, to expand your horsemanship and training knowledge.

$1,500/per person non-riding participant

$2,500/per person riding participant*

$3,000/per person participant wishing to bring a horse for starting or remedial work**

Deposit: $500 - must be received before space will be reserved - please make checks payable to Goodtoknow Horses


Jose Alejos

Jose Alejos

 
Linda Allen with participants

Linda Allen with participants

 
Riding participants working with Jose Alejos and the young horses

Riding participants working with Jose Alejos and the young horses

 
Assessing a young horse

Assessing a young horse

 
Final trail ride

Final trail ride

 
Young Horse Trainer School clinicians and participants

Young Horse Trainer School clinicians and participants

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

TUESDAY- 8:30AM - 5 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for registration, breakfast and introductions. They then break into groups to work with young horses and clinicians.

10:30-noon - Group 1

Noon - Lunch and presentations

1 -2:30 p.m. - Group 2 

2:30 - 4 p.m - Group 3

4 p.m. - Return to clubhouse to summarize the day with the clinicians.

WEDNESDAY - 8:30 AM- 5 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for breakfast and classroom discussion/lectures. They then break into groups to work with young horses and clinicians.

10:30 a.m. - noon - Group 1

Noon - Lunch and presentations

1 - 2:30 p.m. - Group 2 

2:30 - 4 p.m - Group 3

4 p.m. - Return to clubhouse to summarize the day with the clinicians.

THURSDAY - 8:30 AM- 5 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for breakfast and classroom discussion/lectures. They then break into groups to work with young horses and clinicians.

10:30 a.m. - noon - Group 1

Noon - Lunch and presentations

1 - 2:30 p.m. - Group 2 

2:30 - 4 p.m - Group 3

4 p.m. - Return to clubhouse to summarize the day with the clinicians.

FRIDAY - 8:30 AM - 5 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for breakfast and classroom discussion/lectures. They then gather together to work on trailer loading, halter breaking, longeing, free jumping and work with problem horses.

4 p.m. - Return to clubhouse to summarize the day with the clinicians.

6:30 p.m. - BBQ at Maplewood

SATURDAY - 8:30 AM - 5 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for breakfast and classroom discussion/lectures. They then break into groups to work with young horses and clinicians.

10:30 a.m. - noon - Group 1

Noon - Lunch and presentations

1 - 2:30 p.m. - Group 2

2:30 - 4 p.m - Group 3

4 p.m. - Return to clubhouse to summarize the day with the clinicians.

SUNDAY - 8:30 AM - 1:30 PM

Participants gather at Maplewood for breakfast and classroom discussion/lectures.

10 a.m. - noon - Presentation of the development of each horse through the week.

Noon - Certificates presented and farewell

* - Applicants for riding participant are required to send a video (or link to YouTube channel) showing applicant riding one or more horses on the flat and schooling over fences at home, along with a resume of their riding backgrounds. Opportunities for these spots may be limited.

** - Applicants wishing to bring a horse should indicate age, breeding and level of training for horses already in work. Spots may be limited for horses brought in for YHTS. In the case of a participant bringing a horse, an additional person (owner, trainer, spouse, etc.) may attend for a reduced fee of $750. Fee for an additional horse with the same participant is $1,000.

Note: Any applicant who has completed a previous edition of the YHTS will receive a 20 percent discount at the time of final payment of all tuition.


Travel Information:

Reno/Tahoe International Airport (RNO) is a 20-minute drive from Maplewood

Recommended hotels include:

Peppermill Resort Spa Casino - (866) 821-9996

Residence Inn - Reno - (775) 853-8800

Hilton Garden Inn - Reno (775) 850-9700


YOUNG HORSE TRAINER SCHOOL REGISTRATION FORM AND PAYMENT

A non-refundable deposit of $500 must be received in conjunction with the Registration Form for space to be reserved or pay in full to reserve your place immediately. Please remit payment (U.S. funds) to: Goodtoknowhorses, 425 W. Laramie Dr. Reno, NV 89521 or pay via PayPal below.

Young Horse Trainer School Deposit
500.00

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Young Horse Trainer School With Horse
3,000.00

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Young Horse Trainer School Non-Rider Participant
1,500.00

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Young Horse Trainer School Rider Participant
2,500.00

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YOUNG HORSE TRAINER SCHOOL REGISTRATION FORM

Name *
Name
Address *
Address
Phone *
Phone
(Please select one: Non-Riding Participant, Riding Participant, Participant with Horse)
If applicable, please select: Additional non-riding Applicant or Additional Horse
Industry Role *
Please choose the role that most closely applies: