Clinic Schedule

2015

CLINIC SCHEDULE

***Please continue to check back as more dates are scheduled***

***Contact Chris if you would like to become a host in your area***

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***In Saddle Foundational Horsemanship Group Lessons***

***Now enrolling new participants for group lessons***

- Weekly

- Progressive

– 10 weeks long

– 2hrs a night once a week

– Small group size for more one on one attention

– 20 TOTAL HOURS OF LESSONS

– 35% SAVINGS FROM THE STANDARD 2 HR RATE

** WEEKDAY NIGHT IN MID JUNE WILL BE DETERMINED ONCE GROUP IS ESTABLISHED**

***Group size is limited to maximize participants time and money***

Cost: $650.00 per person for 10 weeks of 2hr lessonsAZ SORTING AND 2013 SUMMER TRAINING PICS 167

Venue: 736 Alvista Loop Rd. — Hamilton, Montana

This is a progressive horsemanship lesson group, which is designed to be affordable so that people will stay dedicated to improving their horsemanship as well as their horses. The group will focus on developing a solid skill set for each individual, establishing the tools and knowledge needed to work with their horses safely and clearly, starting with ground work fundamentals and continuing into saddle horsemanship. Throughout the course of the summer and fall the lesson group will meet each week, as we cover new exercises and work on advancing our skills to achieve the most effective way to communicate with our horses, and in turn building safe, gentle and usable horses.

Group is open to all and is limited to 10 participants

For additional information please contact me at: (406) 370-9677

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***Low Stress Cowman-ship Evening Group Lessons***

- Weekly

- Progressive

– Small group size for more one on one attention

- 10 weeks long

– 2hrs a night once a week

– 20 TOTAL HOURS OF LESSONS

– OVER 40% SAVINGS FROM THE STANDARD 2 HR COW LESSON RATE

** WEEKDAY NIGHT WILL BE DETERMINED ONCE GROUP IS ESTABLISHED**

Cost: $750.00 per person for 10 weeks of 2hr lessons this includes all cattle fees

Venue: 736 Alvista Loop Rd. — Hamilton, Montana

***Group size is limited to maximize participants time and money***

***I am now accepting new individuals for my Low Stress Cowman-ship Group Lessons***

Starting in mid June I will be organizing Group lessons, that will focus on Low Stress Cowman-ship and it’s importance in the growing sport of Ranch Sorting. These groups will cover a variety of Cowman-ship topics here are a few for example:

-Identifying different and unique characteristics on cattle

- Being aware of the cows flight zone and your horses area of influence

-Proper positioning of your horse on cattle to maximize the most efficient way to sort and move them.

-Moving Cattle through obstacles that will challenge you and your horses abilities to work smoothly as a team with resistance.

This group is again designed to progress individuals and their horses, with the intent to challenge you to better, not only your horse, but your skills and awareness around cattle as well.

Group is open to all and is limited to 7 participants per group

*** SPECTATORS WELCOME. NO AUDIT FEE.***

For additional information please contact me at: (406) 370 -9677

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April 25th and 26th, 2015—Helena,MT.

Spring Horsemanship I “Tune up” Clinic — 2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot AZ SORTING AND 2013 SUMMER TRAINING PICS 166
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details: This is a progressive series that will focus on ground work fundamentals and progress to in the saddle foundation horsemanship, This is suitable for all level of riders and horses.

**Limited to 8 participants at this time**

****(If interested in hosting your own clinic series in your area, please contact me for more details)****

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May 7th 2015 — Corvallis, MT.

4H Horsemanship Demo

Corvallis Middle School

7:30pm – 8: 45 pm

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May 30th & 31st  2015—Helena, MT.

Low Stress Cowman-ship

2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $300/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot ( Discount for participates that have rode with Chris in previous Horsemanship clinics) Deposits must be received by May 26th to reserve a spot.
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details:  Low Stress Cowman-ship and it’s importance in the safe handling of livestock. This approach to livestock handling will help to better understand cattle and how they operate and think. Which in turn will lead to more production and a safer work environment for horses, cattle and humans alike. This approach will also help a person and horse to improve in the growing sport of Ranch Sorting and other cattle related events. This clinic will cover a variety of Cowman-ship topics here are a just few for example:

-Identifying different and unique characteristics on cattle

- Being aware of the cows flight zone and your horses area of influence

-Proper positioning of your horse on cattle to maximize the most efficient way to sort and move them.

-Moving Cattle through obstacles that will challenge you and your horses abilities to work smoothly as a team with resistance.

This group is again designed to progress individuals and their horses, with the intent to challenge you to better, not only your horse, but your skills and awareness around cattle as well.

**Limited to 12 participants at this time**

****(If interested in hosting your own clinic series in your area, please contact me for more details)****

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July 2015—Helena,MT. (Official dates coming soon!!)

Horsemanship I / In Saddle Foundation Horsemanship

2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details: This is a progressive series that will focus on ground work fundamentals and progress to in the saddle foundation horsemanship, This is suitable for all level of riders and horses.

**Limited to 8 participants at this time**

****(If interested in hosting your own clinic series in your area, please contact me for more details)****

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Aug. 2015–Helena,MT. (Official dates coming soon!!)

Horsemanship I / In Saddle Foundation Horsemanship–2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

ravalli fair demo 2013 035Details: 9 am – 4 pm 1 hour break for lunch
- Learning how to properly communicate to your horse through “feel” and the use of your body and legs, without confusing the horse with verbal cues.

- Establishing softness, suppleness and a willing desire in your horse

- Understanding what vertical and lateral flexion is, and how to clearly communicate it to your horse, not only in their neck and poll but throughout the entire body

- Learning proper positioning on you horse to maximize their potential as well as becoming more efficient in your own equitation (core balance)

- Learning the most effective ways to safely stop your horse in an emergency as well as proper stopping in a controlled environment

-  Work with obstacles will be included.

 

 

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Sept. 2015–Helena,MT. (Official dates coming soon!!)

Horsemanship I / In Saddle Foundation Horsemanship–2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot Oct. Helena clinic 227
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details: 9 am – 4 pm 1 hour break for lunch
- Learning how to properly communicate to your horse through “feel” and the use of your body and legs, without confusing the horse with verbal cues.

- Establishing softness, suppleness and a willing desire in your horse

- Understanding what vertical and lateral flexion is, and how to clearly communicate it to your horse, not only in their neck and poll but throughout the entire body

- Learning proper positioning on you horse to maximize their potential as well as becoming more efficient in your own equitation (core balance)

- Learning the most effective ways to safely stop your horse in an emergency as well as proper stopping in a controlled environment

-  Work with obstacles will be included.

 

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Oct. 2015 — Santa Ynez, California

Buck Brannaman PRO AM Vaquero Roping

Website: http://brannaman.com/roping/index.html
Venue: Santa Ynez Valley Equestrian Center in Santa Ynez, California.

Details: Contestant

 

AZ SORTING AND 2013 SUMMER TRAINING PICS 158

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Nov. 2015–Helena,MT.

(Official dates coming soon!!)

Horsemanship I / In Saddle Foundation Horsemanship–2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details: 9 am – 4 pm 1 hour break for lunch
- Learning how to properly communicate to your horse through “feel” and the use of your body and legs, without confusing the horse with verbal cues.

- Establishing softness, suppleness and a willing desire in your horse

- Understanding what vertical and lateral flexion is, and how to clearly communicate it to your horse, not only in their neck and poll but throughout the entire body

- Learning proper positioning on you horse to maximize their potential as well as becoming more efficient in your own equitation (core balance)

- Learning the most effective ways to safely stop your horse in an emergency as well as proper stopping in a controlled environment

-  Work with obstacles will be included.

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Dec, 2015–Helena,MT.

***Dates to be announced***

Horsemanship I / In Saddle Foundation Horsemanship–2 Day Clinic

Sponsor: Amy Palmer
Website: N/A

Cost: $250/per person 50% deposit required to hold spot
Venue: 4900 Arrowhead Rd. Helena,MT.

Details: 9 am – 4 pm 1 hour break for lunch
- Learning how to properly communicate to your horse through “feel” and the use of your body and legs, without confusing the horse with verbal cues.

- Establishing softness, suppleness and a willing desire in your horseAZ SORTING AND 2013 SUMMER TRAINING PICS 154

- Understanding what vertical and lateral flexion is, and how to clearly communicate it to your horse, not only in their neck and poll but throughout the entire body

- Learning proper positioning on you horse to maximize their potential as well as becoming more efficient in your own equitation (core balance)

- Learning the most effective ways to safely stop your horse in an emergency as well as proper stopping in a controlled environment

-  Work with obstacles will be included.

 

***AUDITORS ARE WELCOME AND ENCOURAGED!***

 

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Chris Bohenek

P.O. Box 895

Corvallis, MT. 59828

(406) 370-9677(406) 370-9677

chris@bohenekhorsemanship.com

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