KnP Training and Lessons is a family-owned business with 3 generations worth of experience in horse training. The trainers at KnP specialize in helping everyday horse owners overcome their riding and horsemanship obstacles to achieve their horsemanship dreams using patience and understanding. KnP is primarily a mobile training and coaching service but also offers in house training, riding lessons, and clinics throughout the year.
Revolutionize your riding, fix problems, and improve your equine relationship with KnP Training and Lessons. Contact us to schedule your lesson today.
September 29, 2018
Stop the Spooking. Get help with ground manners, and other spooking related issues. Perfect for anyone looking to build confidence and trust in their horse and themselves or interested in competing in trail and competitive trail riding. Learn how to approach and overcome any obstacle and the steps to building a trusting relationship. Limited to 15 people. $100 per person, may bring an additional horse for $50, limit one additional horse per person.
Groundwork and Life Skills Clinic
September 30, 2018
This clinic covers the “do’s and don’ts” of handling young horses, provides groundwork exercises for control and respect, and shows you how to interact positively and correctly with your young horse while preparing them to be started under saddle. Topics include desensitization with multiple obstacles, and everyday skills such as worming, preparing for the farrier, fly spraying, bathing, and clipping. Clinic limited to 15. $100 per person.
October 6-7, 2018
Start a solid training foundation or polish up your already broke horse. This two day clinic is the next step to improving your equine relationship and you and your horse’s current skill set. Learn; timing, body control, consistency, and softness at all gaits through patterns and exercises. Topics include; groundwork for respect, gaining control of the shoulders and hindquarter, neck reining, proper cuing (leg cues), stops, side pass, establishing WILLING forward motion, training techniques for common bad habits, and leads. This straight forward clinic gives riders plenty of “homework” to expand on . And as always each clinic is 100% unique (each event we offer some new information, exercises, etc) and personalized to the riders who attend. 3 instructors, $200 per person, audit $15 per day.
Advanced Horsemanship Clinic
October 13-14, 2018
Take your horsemanship to the next level. This clinic focuses on refining timing, body control, consistency, and softness at all gaits through patterns and exercises. Topics include groundwork for respect, finishing exercises, two tracking, side passing, yielding the quarters, collection, speed control, head sets without using training aids, rollbacks, pivots, and much more. Every clinic is limited to 15 riders and 3 instructors and is tailored to the needs of those who attend. Great for anyone interested in western dressage, western riding, trail, competitive trail riding, western horsemanship, or those looking for body control in speed events. Riders must be comfortable at the walk, trot, and canter. $200 per person, audit $15 per day.