Linda Kaye Hollingsworth-Jones plans to offer the following demonstrations, one each day: "Introduction to the In-Hand Work of the French Masters,” " Stepping out-In Hand Work in Motion", "Stepping up-Lateral Movements In-Hand”; one each day.
Squaw Butte Chapter of Backcountry Horsemen of Idaho will put on a Packing Demonstration. More details to come.
Jill C. Mohn will present Yoga with a Horse.
Ride for Joy will showcase Therapeutic riding and how the horse becomes a Therapist for the student. More details about the therapeutic benefits for the student to come.
The Idaho Youth Ranch will present Eugala, which is therapeutic groundwork with a horse and a student. More details to follow about the therapeutic benefits for the student.
The Treasure Valley Leather Slappers, the Southern Comfort Gaited Horse Club, and several other drill teams will perform short but impressive precision routines.
The Ladies Side Saddle demonstration will take us back in history.
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) mustangs will be facing some unusual trail obstacles before they are sold on Sunday
The Snake River Reining Association will guide their horses through a precise pattern of circles, spins, and stops. All work is done at the lope or the gallop. Originating from working cattle, reining is often described as a Western form of dressage riding, as it requires the horse to be responsive and in tune with its rider
Shelby Rosholt will show us how to do liberty work and trick training
Wade Black will demonstrate ranch roping skills, both on the ground and in the saddle
Butch Mowdy will show us how to teach a young horse to learn
Lucia Clementson will demonstrate simplified groundwork and how to master side pass and leg yields will maintaining a soft horse
Brian and Elise Dix will teach about jousting on horseback
Dana Lovell with more demonstration details to come
Bonnie Fox and members of the Treasure Valley chapter of Backcountry Horsemen of Idaho will teach us about Mules and Donkeys and how they differ from the horse.
Michelle Binder will demonstrate Western dressage while maintaining her classical three day Eventing background
Cornacopia Lodge will showcase an all mule pack string