FREE INFORMATION NIGHT – Introduction to Connecting with Horses & Riding with Synchronicity, BALANCE saddles and saddle fitting – Wilton – April 26th

How connected can we be with our horses ? How kind can horsemanship become ? Is it possible to truly have the...

more info

Recognizing Good Posture, Self-carriage and Balance in the horse.

I am often not in a situation where I can get good photos to help people learn but a student recently sent me a...

more info

Xanadu For Sale

Palomino gelding 6 years old Innately quiet and lovely natured. At this stage still a bit unbalanced and down...

more info

Postural Devlopment, Biomechanics & Rehabilitation Ground Work Therapy.

Introduction to Postural Development, Biomechanics and Rehabilitation Groundwork Therapy Who is this course for ?...

more info

Pre-Loved BALANCE saddles

Nexus Jump saddle – J2 tree width, 17 1/2″ seat, tan – $1850 Nexus Dressage Saddle X – B...

more info

Horse Sense Savvy – rug clips

When doing up rug leg straps – have the clips facing inwards so it is harder for them to get caught on a...

more info

Is your saddle too long for your horse’s back ?

A very interesting article written by Lesley Taylor from BALANCE saddles. This article is not only about saddles...

more info

Four Aspects of Horsemanship

Always endeavouring to better explain and teach my learnings with horses, I have found it helpful to think about...

more info

Testimonial from Carolyn Stansfield

A testimonial from Carolyn Stansfield after last years September long term module at “Alchemy Place”....

more info

Testimonial from Vicki Hickey

Hi Mel & Tony, I have just had a ride on Beau, first ride since the Clinic and it’s the best ride I’ve ever...

more info

Testimonial from Paisley Walker

It has been a week since completing 3 back-to-back clinics with Mel Fleming at Woody Pear Park. I have been...

more info

Your Horse is your Mirror

Your Horse is Your Mirror – is a phrase that I have heard bandied around in horsemanship circles over the...

more info

Cleaning your Saddle

  Click the silver button above to...

more info

Podcast -Interview with Mel Fleming

  Click on the link below to begin the podcast....

more info

The Importance of TEMPO

                        A really great article written by Carol and Lesley from BALANCE   Click the silver button...

more info

Ideas, Insights and Inspiration

DO WHAT YOU LOVE AND LOVE WHAT YOU DO – I recently had a great reminder about this. I had the opportunity...

more info

“You will only find it in the movies.”

This was a quote from one of the students at a recent Introductory Course. On about the third day of a course one...

more info

6 week course at “Alchemy Place”

The annual 6 week course was once again very successful. I think the best ever. These courses continue to always...

more info