Introductory Equine Ergonomics - Somerset, South Africa

November 28th, 2017 - November 28th, 2017 | Somerset, South Africa

1-Day Seminar

Are you and your horse ‘Suffering in Silence’? Learn to recognize signs and causes of saddle fit issues to horse and rider in this 1-day seminar.

Curriculum Topics:

  • The Saddlefit 4 Life® Philosophy
  • 9 Points of Saddle Fit
  • Equine Anatomy Relevant to Saddle Fitting
  • Physical Changes in Horse’s back while carrying weight
  • Body Description and Static Saddle Fit to Horse
  • Saddle Support Area & Study of Dynamic Fit
  • Effects of Ill-Fitting Saddles on the Horse
  • Human Anatomy Relevant to Saddle Fitting
  • Common Issues for Female Riders
  • What You Can Do to Help Horses Prevent Long-Term Damage in Horses

Course Duration: 1 day (9:00 am  – 5:00 pm)

Cost: $197 USD / 2500 rand / 150 €

Location: Lourensford Wine Estate
Somerset, South Africa

Instructor: Jochen Schleese CMS, CSFT, CSE

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"A well fitted saddle needs to be checked 3-4 times a year for fit by a Certified Professional – a Master Saddler or a Saddle Fitter, with input from the trainer and the rider."

— Udo Lange, 7 times German Professional Dressage Champion

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