Whether you and your horse are just starting trot poles or ready to go out at Preliminary, Mary can help! Her years of bringing young horses of all types up through the levels give her a wonderful knowledge base to help you progress. Mary also has years of experience teaching young students too, all ages are welcome! Her positive approach to each horse and rider keep her students smiling!
Mary is currently competing her own mare Mahogany Beauteo at the Intermediate Level.
The clinic will be taking place at the beautiful Woodvale Farms in Frederick, MD. There is plenty of parking, so no worries for people with larger rigs!
Auditing is free!
Price: $70/rider for group lessons (no more than 4 riders per lesson);
$90/rider for private lessons
Mary is an event rider who has competed through the Intermediate Level. She has been competing for 17 years and has taken countless babies up through the ranks. Mary has worked with many great riders such as Jan Bynny, Sharon White, Jimmy Wofford, Vanessa Swartz, Fred Weber and Susan Graham White to name a few. She spends most of her training time working for and with Olympian Stephen Bradley, and has been doing so for the past 12 years.
Mary has been teaching horseback riding for 15 years. Five summers of those years were spent teaching summer camp for grade school children. She has students ranging from beginners at their first pony lesson through Preliminary Level event riders. Mary has also been approved to move forward with her Level 2 ICP Certification after completing workshops with Robin Walker and Darren Chiacchia.
Mary has also worked at both Bowie and Laurel racetracks as well as galloped at private farms. The local Maryland farms also gave her the opportunity to work with babies, both handling and breaking them for many disciplines. Mary has worked at barns dealing with unbroke draft horses as well as Rolex veterans. She loves riding, training, and competing and also the smiles she sees on her students' faces.