Clinics

Clinics and events will be posted on this page when scheduled. We have held clinics in the past on dressage, show jumping, cross country, mounted games, horse management, equitation, safety, and more!  A complete list of clinics and horse shows are listed on our Calendar page also.

To sign up for opportunities below, please contact us.razz1

Horse Maintenance: October 7

An in-depth discussion and demonstration of grooming, wound care, and bandaging:
Types of grooming tools; types of wounds and how to treat them; demos and practices of different types of stable bandages and polo wraps

 

Only $25

HIGHLY RECOMMENDED FOR HORSE OWNERS/LESSEES AND BARN WORKERSleg-wrap

Clinic – Hannah Sue Burnett – Wed./Thurs. Sept. 27/28

Red Gate Farm is delighted to offer another clinic opportunity with 4* Event rider Hannah Sue Burnett. She will be at the farm in the afternoon and evening of Wednesday, September 27 and Thursday, September 28. This clinic was very popular last year and will fill up fast, so if you are interested, sign up to reserve your spot right away!

Hannah Sue has been in the top placings at the upper levels for the last several years, both at the national and international level. Most recently those top placings include Highest Placed American Rider at Blenheim Palace CCI 3* (5th place individually), 3rd and 6th Place at Jaguar Land Rover Bromont CIC3*, and she was selected for Land Rover US Eventing Team, Aachen CICO3*, where she was the highest placed American (11th Place).
Hannah Sue also earned Individual Silver and Team Gold medals at the 2011 Pan American Games.

With Hannah Sue’s impressive resume comes a teaching style that is accessible to riders of all levels and experience. Take advantage of this special opportunity to train with a top event rider at a top facility in the heart of horse country in Bluemont, Virginia.

Dressage lessons will take place in the indoor arena on Nike Air footing with polymer coated sand.
Jump lessons will be in the outdoor arena on Euro-Felt footing with a show jumping course..

Auditors are welcome! The indoor boasts a climate-controlled viewing area, and the outdoor has a large grandstand.

Dressage: $100 (30 minute private)
Jump: $125 (45 minute group)
Both: $200
Audit: $25

To sign up, please contact Christie McKitrick
christina.mckitrick@gmail.com or (703) 772-5613

 

Ride through the cornfields, Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 2 pm -3:30

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$75   Includes horse and guide, wine/beverages/snacks

Ride in a group through the cornfields.    One of our instructors will guide the group.  If we get  a large group, we might split into 2 groups by riding level.

 

Fox Hunting

Experience the thrill of foxhunting as Christine’s guest at the Loudoun Fairfax Hunt on most Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays, and with Loudoun Hunt on certain holidays from September through March. $150 includes an experienced horse, tack, hunt breakfast, and transportation. You will pay your capping fee to the hunt – fees range from $25 for juniors under 16,  to $100-$150 for adults during formal season.  Optional extra $60 to have your horse groomed and tacked, and taken care of after the hunt.  You must be an experienced intermediate rider and follow the  Hunt rules for attire and etiquette.chrisandmark