CLINICS

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Clinic Atmosphere

Barb's patient, direct, candid and effective teaching style creates a relaxed and supportive learning environment where she consistently demonstrates the ability to effectively teach and demonstrate a broad range of topics to all level of horse and rider.

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The overall clinic goal is to provide an inspiring, challenging and supportive environment for each individual to grow and learn new skills towards developing positive, productive and respectful relationships.

"I believe every student has the potential to attain their goals and go far beyond their own expectations." Barb G

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HOSTING A CLINIC

Hosting Information

Interested in hosting a clinic? Get in touch today for
available dates, clinic format options and pricing information.
Contact Barb (815) 499-4954

 

2022
SEASON SCHEDULE

Get On Board!

Contact individual hosts for pricing information and additional information. 

Clinic fees range between $300 - $450 per rider.

Clinic fees vary based on duration, venue cost, group size.

Contact individual clinic host to reserve one-hour, private lessons available at most clinics.

Contact Barb (815) 499-4954 to reserve a Stay & Study date.

JANUARY-APRIL

Clinic hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily.

January - 21-23

Colt Clinic - For students currently enrolled at Black Hawk College East Campus, 26230 Black Hawk Rd, Galva, IL 61434 Auditors Welcome $20 per day.

Barb will be teaching colt starting and intermediate horse training at Black Hawk College East campus, during the 2022 spring semester, January-May.

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February 19-20

Intro-Intermediate

Honey Bridge Ranch

6N917 IL Route 25

Saint Charles, IL 60174

Contact Jessica McCall - Jmccall@iwu.edu

March 19-21

Stay & Study Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

April 2-3

Millgate Equestrian Center,

Wadsworth, IL

Contact Brenda Tomaszewski Yost (847) 373-9581

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April 9-10

Introduction-Intermediate

Elk Ridge Farms

14040 250th Street, Eldridge, IA 52748

Contact Jennifer Sandknop

(563) 940-2557

April 13-16

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

April 30-May 1

Intermediate-Advancing - Otter Point Farm, 462 Otter Point Lane,

Crossville, TN 38571

Contact Christie Riek (309) 781-4825

MAY-AUGUST

Clinic hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily.

​May 7-9

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

May 11-15

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

May 18-25

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

May 21

Intermediate

Nixon Ranch Chicago Rd. Sommonauk, IL 60521

Contact Nancy Nixon (630) 809-0046

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May 28-29

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

June 4-5

Intro/Intermediate

JV Hitching Post

7428 West Bruns Rd,

Monee, IL 60449

Contact Janet Viano (815) 557-4118​

​June 1-July 30

Stay & Study Working Student

Horse training spots, for those interested in having our working students train your horses, will be scheduled in late spring.  We will be accepting un-started colts and green broke horses. Working students are attended and guided by Barb daily.

 Training spot requests may be submitted at this time. Pricing information listed on training page.

Contact Barb (815) 499-4954

June 22-23

Stay & Study

Private Session Reserved

June 24-26, Fri-Sun

Colts & Re-Starts

Black Hawk College East Campus

26230 Black Hawk Rd, Galva, IL

For yearlings to aged horses. This class is for people already experienced with horsemanship concepts. Clinic will cover foundation topics, which prepare horses for handling and ridden work. Any ridden work will be based on individual rider's ability to support a green horse, along with each horse's readiness to accept a rider.  Spaces limited.
Contact Barb Gerbitz (815) 499-4954

July 16-17

Intermediate

Location: RenieR

2448 Southard Hwy.

Adrian, MI 49221

Contact Andre & Danielle (517) 270-6800

​July 28-August 2

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session Reserved

August 9

Stay & Study

Tampcio, IL

Private Session Reserved

August 10-12

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL Reserved

August 13-14

Intermediate-Advancing

Blackhawk College East Campus

26230 Black Hawk Rd

Galva, IL 61434

Contacts

Barb Gerbitz (815) 499-4954

Lela Gramling Mullen (423) 330-0971


August 15-17

Stay & Study

Tampico, IL

Private Session

SEPTEMBER-DECEMBER

Clinic hours 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily.

September 10-11

Intermediate - Advancing

Prairie Rose Arena, 11045 NE 56th St Elkhart, IA

Contact Lela Gramling Mullen (423) 330-0971

September 24-25

Nixon Ranch

Intermediate

Nixon Ranch Chicago Rd. Sommonauk, IL 60521

Contact Nancy Nixon (630) 809-0046

October 1-2

Intermediate-Advancing

Otter Point Farm

462 Otter Point Lane,

Crossville, TN 38571

Contact Christie Riek (309) 781-4825

October 29-30

Millgate Equestrian Center,

Wadsworth, IL

Contact Brenda Tomaszewski Yost (847) 373-9581

November

December

Interested in scheduling a clinic or Stay & Study for this year? Contact Barb (815) 499-4954

​​Check back regularly as new dates will be added throughout the year!

Last Updated - January 2022