Marena Allan Wallen Clinics
All riding lessons have been conducted on
the new property from December 2014.
Ring Lindy for Bookings on 0418
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday afternoons and Saturday
Please contact us to make a booking.
Schools - Please contact us to confirm and book.
Please check with
Lindy or watch our Newsletters for updates.
2015 dates to be advised
Tues & Weds 14th & 15th April
We expect bookings to
be tight so please let us know of your interest.
* Please phone us to confirm dates as they approach *
Please be sure to
book early as numbers are strictly limited.
Sport & Recreation Days - Horsemanship Classes
Sport and Recreation
Classes are continuing in 2015.
Planned dates are
to be confirmed
pending our relocation
Please contact Sports & Rec. for details
Watch the site or our Newsletters
Bookings for these courses must be made through the NSW Department of
Sports & Recreation on the University Campus at Ourimbah - Phone 02 4362 3184
lessons for Children and Adults are held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
and Saturday morning. Regular lessons are usually suspended
during School Holidays however our various Schools and Lessons by appointment are available
during those times.
Lady's School - Riding and
Training School with a little "Social activity".
Show Presentation School - A Special School to train
people on the latest methods of Show preparation and how to present their horses for the Show Ring
- Designed for Adults and juniors alike. Washing, grooming, trimming,
plaiting, pulling the manes & tails and all the other things that make you feel equal
when you stand in the Ring beside the professionals.
Conformation and Judging
Mrs Walker conducts these classes for individuals as required.
Classes - Are available on request and are
structured to each individual's standard and needs or plans.
us to discuss your needs...
Marena Allan Wallen Clinics -
Our first Marena Allan Wallen Clinic was held at the end of January '11, the second in
April and our third in December. All three were a great
success for all concerned. Unfortunately Allan's commitments running the
horse section of Emerald Agricultural College prevented him doing
any more since then.
In keeping with
our aim to always expand our pupil's knowledge and skills, we arranged
another clinic by Allan Wallen during 2012. We are fortunate to secure a trainer of Allan’s
calibre for these Working Stock Horse Clinics. He has won many State
and National Championships for Australian Stock Horses and he and
his family have always been involved with top show horses.
provided good practical experience and dovetail neatly into our own
teaching programme. Some though the Clinic was only for those
competing in Working Horse classes. This was incorrect. Allan and
his family have been show riders at Royal and Agricultural shows as
well as competing in Campdrafting and Working Horse classes at the
top level His daughter Kaycee rode Whitmere Top of the Pops to win
Champion Pony Hack at Sydney, Canberra and Toowoomba Royals amongst
In the final
riding starts with the same basic principals - correct position,
balance, timing, discipline and the understanding of the horse's
psyche. If the basics are taught correctly, the rider can branch
off in any direction they want.
The Allan Wallen
Clinics are aimed at introducing another dimension to rider's
We are looking
forward to seeing you here for this valuable experience.
The happy team of riders that attended the Allan Wallen Clinic in
From the youngest to the oldest Riders, Allan gave everyone his full
Carlie riding her new horse
Glencoe Double Take during the Alan Wallen School Jan '11.
Maureen Walker Show Clinic
"How to win the Blue Ribbon"
Maureen conducts these Clinics to help horse and rider win in the Showring.
Topics covered include:
Flexion, On the Line,
Work-out to your advantage
Presentation Schools address topics including:
Presentation of horse & rider,
Trimming for the Show Ring,
Correct washing & grooming
How to pull Manes and Tail
by Mrs MAUREEN WALKER
to Know Your Horse and Get the Best from Him”.
These are a series of Lectures designed to
help you win in the Show Ring. These lecture clinics are open to juniors and adults.
Subjects will include
catching, grooming, rugging to keep the coat at its best, hoof care, feeding,
how to save money by avoiding unnecessary costs, lungeing, steps to take in an
exercise or training session, the warming up and cooling down processes,
successful floating, the whys and wherefores of what you should do for your
horse’s comfort, health and happiness, and how to avoid the pitfalls. Presentation
of rider and correct clothing for different events.
Clinics will show you the things many people do not realise exist. All
your queries will be answered.
Mrs Walker has
lectured Australia-wide and internationally. Her advice is based on a lifetime
of experience in many equine fields including Hacking, Showing, Dressage, Pony
Club, All Breeds, etc. Her past pupils are winning in many different horse
activities and have achieved National and International fame.
riding side of working with your horse will be capably handled by Lindy
and her assistant instructors in
regular lessons and Schools.
Bookings are Essential - Call us -
(02) 4352 1707 or 0418 433 710
Please call us for more information and for appointments.
If you have suggestions for other training
subjects, please let us know.
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