Learn to let go of anxiety and fear and replace it with being (and staying) calm and totally engaged in the moment.
Discover how to become more deeply connected to your seat and feel the rhythm and the movement of your horse's gaits.
Learn how to manage your energy and develop a habit of calmness in your horse... and why that has such a powerful impact on both you and your horse.
Discover how to slow your hands and feet... and be more accurate with the amount of pressure you use. Communicate clearly and effectively!
Barbra's journey began on her parents' ranch with 400 horses. She is driven by a singular passion ~ to help riders grow their confidence. She is a High-Performance Coach, a Cutting Horse Trainer, Publisher of online programs, Clinician, Author, and Speaker. She is an honoree in the National Cowgirl Hall of Fame and in the National Cutting Horse Association Members' Hall of Fame. She was awarded the National Female Equestrian of the Year Award by the AQHA and the Women's Sports Foundation. In 2020 Barbra was awarded the National Horse Publications' Vision Award. Barbra lives with her husband, Tom, in Brenham, Texas.
4 Elements That Help You Connect With a Horse
Discover why and how your internal state, your seat, the practice of ‘making waves’, and clear communication set both you and your horse up to for a great partnership.
Sequences in the Saddle
Experience how your eyes, your breath, feeling your horse’s motion, moving energy up and down, and keeping your cues sequential set both you and your horse up for clear and well-coordinated communication.
A Four-Part Exercise
Discover how to sequentially develop the skills, behaviors, and routines of the four elements… and why how you practice the exercises makes a difference.
Staying Grounded and Moving Forward
You are the one who makes these practices come to life for you and your horse. Develop more feel and connection for a lifetime.