2017 Schedule

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Alfatec ArenaHotels Red Deer ArenaRound PenAlberta Equestrian Federation Lecture Hall
9:00 AMDoors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!
9:15 AM
9:30 AM
9:45 AM
10:00 AM

The Art of Barrel Racing
10:00am - 11:15am

Fundamentals of Dressage for the Eventer - Group #1
10:00am - 11:15am
Draw for Trainers Challenge Horses
10:00am - 10:15am

10:00am - 11:00am
10:15 AM
Martin Black
Trainers Challenge - Session #1
10:15am - 11:00am
10:30 AM
10:45 AM
11:00 AMBreakBreak
11:15 AMBreakBreak

Trainers Challenge - Session #1
11:15am - 12:00pm

Sorting Out Supplements: How to Read Labels
11:15am - 12:15pm
11:30 AM

Ranch Riding Fundamentals
11:30am - 12:45pm

Steering, Rating & Stopping...Is Yours As Good as You Think it is?
11:30am - 12:45pm
11:45 AM
12:00 PMBreak
12:15 PM
Glenn Stewart
Trainers Challenge - Session #1
12:15pm - 1:00pm
Break
12:30 PM

Basic Nutrition & Supplementation for Your Horse
12:30pm - 1:30pm
12:45 PMBreakBreak
1:00 PMBest of Breeds and More
1:00pm - 1:45pm

Lunging the Dressage Horse - An Often Overlooked Training Tool
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Break
1:15 PM

Foundation to Specialization Groundskills for a Successful Driving Horse
1:15pm - 2:15pm
1:30 PMBreak
1:45 PMBreak

Healing Horses Their Way
1:45pm - 2:45pm
2:00 PM

Introduction to Cowboy Dressage
2:00pm - 3:15pm
Break
2:15 PM

Workouts to Maintain the Gaited Horse
2:15pm - 3:15pm
Break
2:30 PM

Why Trees in Saddles Need to be Designed for a Horse's Anatomy
2:30pm - 3:30pm
2:45 PMBreak
3:00 PM

Gastric Ulcers & Hind Gut Acidosis Causes, Supplements & Management Program
3:00pm - 4:00pm
3:15 PMBreakBreak
3:30 PM

Effective Warm Ups for Winning Rides - Training Through Second Level
3:30pm - 4:30pm

Pulling the Load
3:30pm - 4:45pm
Break
3:45 PM

The Team Approach to the Performance Horse
3:45pm - 4:45pm
4:00 PMBreak
4:15 PM

Why trees in our saddles are so important to saddle fit
4:15pm - 5:15pm
4:30 PMBreak
4:45 PM

Cowboy Dressage - Basic Exercises
4:45pm - 6:00pm
BreakBreak
5:00 PM

Reining Principles as a Training Program
5:00pm - 6:15pm

Trainers Challenge - Session #2
5:00pm - 5:45pm
5:15 PMBreak
5:30 PM

Wound Treatment
5:30pm - 6:30pm
5:45 PMBreak
6:00 PMBreak
Glenn Stewart
Trainers Challenge - Session #2
6:00pm - 6:45pm
6:15 PM

Ranch Roping

*Note: This clinic is taught on a roping dummy.

6:15pm - 7:30pm
Break
6:30 PM

Fundamentals of Dressage for the Eventer - Group #2
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Break
6:45 PMBreak

6:45pm - 7:45pm
7:00 PM
Martin Black
Trainers Challenge - Session #2
7:00pm - 7:45pm
7:15 PM
7:30 PMYouth ProAm Competition Setup
7:45 PMTrade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!Trade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!Trade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!
8:00 PMTrade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!
8:15 PMYouth ProAm Competition

8-10 teams made up of one Youth (12-18) and one Clinician where they compete in a timed obstacle/trail course. This is sure to be a fun and entertaining event to watch as the teams are challenged to complete the course while using the youth’s horse in a relay type competition.

8:15pm - 10:15pm
8:30 PM
8:45 PM
9:00 PM
9:15 PM
9:30 PM
9:45 PM
10:00 PM
Alfatec ArenaHotels Red Deer ArenaHi-Hog Round PenAlberta Equestrian Federation Lecture Hall4H & Pony Club Room
9:00 AMDoors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!
9:15 AM

Para-Sympathetic Holistic Therapy to Promote Calm, Focused Energy for Horses
9:15am - 9:45am
9:30 AM
9:45 AM

What Makes a Gaited Horse Smooth
9:45am - 10:45am

Gymnastics for Jumping - Group #1
9:45am - 11:00am
Glenn Stewart
Trainers Challenge - Session #3
9:45am - 10:30am
10:00 AM

My Heroes Have Always Been Cowgirls
10:00am - 11:00am

10:00am - 11:00am
10:15 AM
10:30 AMBreak
10:45 AMBreak
Martin Black
Trainers Challenge - Session #3
10:45am - 11:30am
11:00 AM

Effective Warm Ups for Winning Rides - Third Level and Above
11:00am - 12:00pm
BreakBreakBreak
11:15 AM

Reining
11:15am - 12:30pm

Colic, Laminitis & Tie-Up: Symptoms & Nutritional Mgmt. Solutions
11:15am - 12:15pm

Give You and Your Horse the Advantage; Keep an Open Mind and Learn From Everyone You Can
11:15am - 12:15pm
11:30 AMBreak
11:45 AM

Trainers Challenge - Session #3
11:45am - 12:30pm
12:00 PMBreak
12:15 PM

Horsemanship & Equipment for Better Barrel Racing
12:15pm - 1:30pm
BreakBreak
12:30 PMBreakBreak

Harnessing
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Hands on Bandaging Techniques for Limbs and Eyes
12:30pm - 1:30pm
12:45 PM
Glenn Stewart
Confidence, Respect & Understanding
12:45pm - 1:45pm

Assessment of the Horse's Hind End and Possible Soft Tissue Solutions
12:45pm - 1:45pm
1:00 PM
1:15 PM
1:30 PMBreakBreakBreak
1:45 PM
Martin Black
The California Vaquero's Two-Rein System
1:45pm - 2:45pm
BreakBreak

Emergency First Aid - at Home, at the Show and on the Trail
1:45pm - 2:45pm

Know your Tack & Equipment
1:45pm - 2:45pm
2:00 PMBest of the Breeds and more
2:00pm - 3:00pm

How we can Improve and Enhance our Horse's Performance thru Saddle Fitting
2:00pm - 3:00pm
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PMBreakBreakBreak
3:00 PM

Cowboy Dressage - Exercises/Tests
3:00pm - 4:00pm
BreakBreak

Will Your Horse Professional Get the Last Rose?
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Safe Cross Country Riding
3:00pm - 4:00pm
3:15 PM

Building Self-Control into your Horse using the "Banking Turn"
3:15pm - 4:15pm

Understanding Collection, Flexion, and Suppleness
3:15pm - 4:15pm
3:30 PM
3:45 PM
4:00 PMBreakBreakBreak
4:15 PM

Correcting the Herd Bound Horse
4:15pm - 5:15pm
BreakBreak

Plan the Run - Run the Plan
4:15pm - 5:15pm

4:15pm - 5:15pm
4:30 PM

Stopping the Load
4:30pm - 5:45pm
Martin Black
Trainers Challenge - Session #4
4:30pm - 5:15pm
4:45 PM
5:00 PM
5:15 PMBreakBreakBreakBreak
5:30 PM

From Leg Yields to Pirouettes - How Lateral Work Progresses
5:30pm - 6:30pm

Tramatic Brain Injury Road to Recovery
5:30pm - 6:30pm

5:30pm - 6:30pm
5:45 PMJump Set-Up

Trainers Challenge - Session #4
5:45pm - 6:30pm
6:00 PM
6:15 PM

Gymnastics for Jumping - Group #2
6:15pm - 7:30pm
6:30 PMBreakBreakBreak
6:45 PM

The Versatile Ranch Horse - Ranch Riding & Ranch Trail
6:45pm - 7:45pm
Glenn Stewart
Trainers Challenge - Session #4
6:45pm - 7:30pm

6:45pm - 7:45pm
7:00 PM
7:15 PM
7:30 PMTrade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!Trade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!
7:45 PMTrade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!Trade Show Closes at 8:00pm - See you Tomorrow!
8:00 PM
8:15 PMEquine Experience
8:15pm - 10:00pm
8:30 PM
8:45 PM
9:00 PM
9:15 PM
9:30 PM
9:45 PM
Alfatec ArenaHotels Red Deer ArenaRound PenAlberta Equestrian Federation Lecture Hall4H & Pony Club Room
9:00 AMDoors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!Doors Open - Welcome to The Mane Event!
9:15 AM

Liberty - Building your Awareness & Educating the Horse's
9:15am - 10:15am
Cowboy Church
9:15am - 9:45am
9:30 AM

Learning Cross Country Riding - Group #1
9:30am - 10:45am

Fungal Skin Disease
9:30am - 10:00am
9:45 AMBreak
10:00 AM

Beginning Work in Hand for the Dressage Horse
10:00am - 11:00am

Cushings, Insulin Resistance & EMS: How Nurtition Can Be Part of the Treatment Plan
10:00am - 11:00am

Utlizing the Training Pyramid for Better Barrel Racing
10:00am - 11:00am
10:15 AMBreak
10:30 AM

The Versatile Ranch Horse - Ranch Cutting & Working Ranch Horse
10:30am - 11:30am
10:45 AMBreak
11:00 AM

Learning Cross Country Riding - Group #1
11:00am - 12:15pm
BreakBreakBreak
11:15 AM

When the Human Spine Meets a Horse's Spine Through the Saddle
11:15am - 12:15pm

What to Look for When Hiring a Therapist for Your Horse
11:15am - 12:15pm

Dressage Q & A
11:15am - 12:15pm
11:30 AMBreak
11:45 AM

Cowboy Dressage - Challenge Test
11:45am - 12:45pm
12:00 PM
12:15 PMJump RemovalBreakBreakBreak
12:30 PM

TBA
12:30pm - 1:30pm

Emergency First Aid - At Home, at the Show and on the Trail
12:30pm - 1:30pm
4H & Pony Club Luncheon

(Not Open to the Public)

12:30pm - 1:30pm
12:45 PMTrainers Challenge Finals Set-Up

Reining
12:45pm - 1:45pm
1:00 PM
1:15 PMTrainers Challenge Finals

Order of Go:

Shamus Haws
Glenn Stewart
Martin Black

1:15pm - 3:30pm
1:30 PMBreakBreakBreak
1:45 PMBreak

Liberty - Where to Start
1:45pm - 2:45pm

Fitness Schedule for Event Horses
1:45pm - 2:45pm

1:45pm - 2:45pm
2:00 PM

Training Techniques & Equipment to Improve Gait
2:00pm - 3:15pm
2:15 PM
2:30 PM
2:45 PMBreakBreakBreak
3:00 PM

TBA
3:00pm - 4:00pm

Cowboy Dressage
3:00pm - 4:00pm

3:00pm - 4:00pm
3:15 PMBreak
3:30 PMBreak

Problem Specific Corrections for Better Barrel Racing
3:30pm - 4:45pm
3:45 PM

Dressage
3:45pm - 4:45pm
4:00 PMBreakExpo Closes at 5:00pm - Thank you for Attending!Expo Closes at 5:00pm - Thank you for Attending!
4:15 PM
4:30 PM
4:45 PMExpo Closes at 5:00pm - Thank you for Attending!Expo Closes at 5:00pm - Thank you for Attending!Expo Closes at 5:00pm - Thank you for Attending!
5:00 PM