Meet Ups


Harmony Horsemanship Meet Ups are a place for education and inspiration. Harmony Horsemanship Instructors come to demonstrate a variety of topics using a Harmony Horsemanship approach.

Founder Lindsey Partridge with an off the track Thoroughbred, Bowdrie, practicing at liberty with no tools.

HH Members can attend Meet Ups for free – and they can bring a plus one for free too. Becoming a member is $30/year for USD pricing or $40/year for CDN pricing. Non members can attend Meet Ups for $20 USD or $25 CDN.

You MUST RSVP online and there are LIMITED TICKETS.

2019 Events

  • Sunday, July 7 in Pontypool, Ontario click here for more details and to RSVP
    • Topics and Tentative Time Table Include:
    • 9am Melissa Gibson – Harmony Horsemanship for the young ones, making it fun for kids
      9:30am Esther Johnston – Balanced Rider exercises to improve trot and canter
      10am Shelley Shopsowitz- A riding demo on stretching down while maintaining balance, self-carriage and suppleness. 
      10:30am Becca Brown – Introducing pole work and low jumps to improve your horse’s fitness and balance
      11am Jen Byvelds – Tandem Liberty (working a horse at liberty while riding)
      11:30am Lindsey Partridge – Starting a Connection, working with a mustang that has only been off the reserve for a couple weeks 
      12pm Becca Brown – Gymnastics over jumps to help you and your horse with balance and strength
      12:45pm Jen Byvelds – Introducing Bridleless Riding
      1:15pm Gord Strum – Establishing Respect… a different perspective
      1:45pm Lindsey Partridge/Melissa Gibson – Harmony Horse Handling, using the SAFE techniques to help with needling, syringing, and other equine care procedures
      2:15pm Esther Johnston – Introducing riding movements for better posture and balance in your horse (Shoulders In, etc)
      2:45pm Anbi Pine – Transforming your scary unpredictable horse into a super partner
      3:15pm Shelley Shopsowitz – Teaching new students how to achieve better stretching, balance, and self carriage with their horses
    • Click here for more details and to RSVP (Ontario event)
  • Saturday August 24 in Newfane, Vermont click here for more details and to RSVP
    • Topics and Tentative Time Table Include:
    • 4pm Level 3 Melissa with an introduction to bridleless riding with or without a neck rope
      4:30pm Level 6 Lindsey with an introduction to using positive reinforcement to speed training and increase motivation 
      5:15pm Level 3 Kyle working with off the track Thoroughbreds, preparing them for riding after the racetrack
      5:45pm Level 3 Melissa with building confidence using obstacles and the all around game
      6:30pm Level 6 Lindsey with an introduction to liberty using no tools
      7pm Level 3 Kyle with postures of relaxation to benefit your horse’s physical and mental well being
      7:30pm Working with the herd bound horse
      8pm Harmony Horse Handling – SAFE techniques for needling, syringing, and other equine care procedures
    • Click here for more details and to RSVP (Vermont event)

New to Harmony Horsemanship and want more? Check out our Welcome page which features a free video series.