January 2018 - Out & About
Written by CRM
Wednesday, 27 December 2017 00:57

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Horses and humans of all sizes enjoyed the Day of the Horse Celebration at the Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek on Saturday, Dec. 9th featuring several demonstrations, booths, and fellowship.  Local horse enthusiast Jody Scholtz called it “A terrific day promoting horses and the people who love them. Thanks for this exceptional event!” www.ecwc.org

Ella Heineking has an interesting approach to lining up for the judges during the Las Vegas National leadline spectacular. Her dad, Grand Prix rider, Christian Heineking, appears to understand he is not the boss in this class!

FEI course designer Peter Grant of Canada visits Shady Lane Farm’s clients and friends in the East Bay Area’s Alamo. Standing next to Zone 10 co-chair Ned Glynn on the left, Peter gave a terrific review of the evolution of show jumping course design, shared current approaches and answered questions from junior, amateur and professional riders. Look for a story on this in an upcoming issue.

International Grand Prix veteran & president of the North American Riders Group Mark Leone  visits Sacramento Area Hunter Jumper Association members for a free member clinic Dec. 14-17. From left are Christina Adamick, Brittany Massey, Karine Brooks, Sophia Kregoski, Mark and Malinda Kregoski.