the Grades' with The British Horse Society and Rob Hoekstra
hot on the heels from the sell out success of the British Horse
Society Instructors' Convention with Jennie Loriston-Clarke in March,
comes the October Convention with international show jumper Rob
'Through the Grades' the convention aims to look at the art of show
jumping at Foxhunter level. Ridden demonstrations will take the
spectator through each phase, step-by-step, and will enable a greater
understanding of how to apply the knowledge after the day.
primarily at BHS Instructors, the convention is also open to anyone
looking to further their knowledge in this area.
has represented Great Britain on six occasions and was a member
of the winning Nations Cup team on 1989 in Drammen, Norway. He has
also won the Hickstead Derby on his great horse, Lionel. As a popular
competitor at top level, Rob is looking forward to sharing his knowledge
and wealth of experience with the teachers of today.
BHS Instructors' Convention is on Monday, 6 October at Addington
Manor Equestrian Centre, Addington, Buckingham and will run from
9.30am - 5.00pm. Tickets are priced at £25 for BHS Registered
Instructors, £30 for BHS/BRC Members and £35 for non-members.
event will count as a refresher course for the BHS Register of Instructors
and as 10 hours for holders of the BHS Preliminary Teaching Certificate.
further details of the event and to book a ticket, please contact
the BHS Training Department, (tel: 01926 707799) or email: j.Wilson@bhs.org.uk