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Double Dan Horsemanship are currently taking bookings for Shows and Clinics around the country. Double Dan Horsemanship - Dan James and Dan & Pia Steers are now internationally recognised as elite horse trainers and they travel the world sharing their training techniques and problem solving skills.

Double Dan Horsemanship Clinics

Ground Control

Ground Control is the basis of everything. Double Dan Horsemanship introduces revolutionary horse training clinics that change relationships between horses and handlers. In 2-3 days, you can have a stronger, more productive equine partner. From the ground you will learn the foundation techniques of all Double Dan Horsemanship’s remarkable liberty acts. Boost confidence with easy to follow ground control methods. Give your horse a relaxed softness in the halter.

Long Reining

Long Reining is a valuable tool for all horses, used in a variety of purposes from mouthing the young horse to teaching a horse to move forward into the contact, re-educating horses with behavioural & training issues as well as further educating the older horse and building strength and flexibility. Dan Steers and Dan James have been used this training technique throughout their careers and truly believe it is one of the key skills which set them apart. This clinic focuses on using this invaluable tool to encourage the best performance and behaviour from your horse.

Body Control Under Saddle

Body Control Under Saddlet akes you through the fundamentals to achieve flexibility and softness. Beautiful circles, lead departures and changes, roll backs and more are dependent on body control and by following the Double Dan Horsemanship techniques you will become a better rider and develop a more supple horse with a willing attitude.

Colt Starting

Using the training techniques developed and taught by Double Dan Horsemanship, Dan Steers has competed and won colt starting competitions worldwide. During this 5 day clinic you and your young horse will work one on one with Dan Steers and be shown how to apply ground control, desensitisation, long reining and body control under saddle to start a horse on a successful ridden career.

Cattle Working or Bison Working

Learm from basic horsemanship to advanced manoeuvres required to work cattle on horseback, learn step by step how to set your horse up for success in Campdrafting, Team Penning, Ranch Sorting or Mustering.

Introduction to Liberty

Dan Steers and Dan James are well known for their inspiring liberty performances. From the ground this clinic focuses on the fundamental foundation techniques of all Double Dan Horsemanship's remarkable liberty acts. In 2 or 3 days you will work on advancing your horsemanship skills from the ground and work on exercises that will create a stronger connection with your horse and work towards achieving a soft, supple and relaxed horse in the halter and lead as well as starting the process to work your horse at liberty.

Kids Clinics

Dan James and Dan Steers believe it is important to start kids ridden career by learning to work with the horse and understand the biomechanics in a safe and practical manner. The kid’s clinics are centred around ground control and body control where we explain a lot about getting more control of the horse both on the ground and under saddle. When teaching kids about the horsemanship foundation exercises we try to incorporate in some games to keep the learning fun and interesting but also make sure that the philosophy of the kids that maintaining safety is paramount but the enjoyment of their horses is a close second.

Horsemanship Camp

This 5-day camp is a fantastic opportunity to spend not only working with your horse but also improving your horsemanship skills as well as meeting like minded people. This camp will take you through the fundamentals to achieve both softness and flexibility from on the ground to under saddle. This camp focuses on ground control towards liberty, long reining, body control under saddle and depending on availablity cattle and bison work.

To book - Call Sophie Babic on 0478 800 445 or email Enable JavaScript to view protected content.


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