FREE INFORMATION NIGHT – Wilton – June 21st – Introduction to Connecting with Horses & Riding with Synchronicity, BALANCE saddles and saddle fitting.

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

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Endorsed Equipment & Horse Products and where to order them.

All masters of their trade love good tools. They know that the right tools make the job easier and get better...

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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...

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Xanadu For Sale

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

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Pre-Loved & discounted BALANCE saddles

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

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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...

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Testimonial from Carolyn Stansfield

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

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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...

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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...

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Podcast -Interview with Mel Fleming

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

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The Importance of TEMPO

                        A really great article...

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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...

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“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...

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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...

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Newsletter Dec 2016 & Happy Christmas

Hello everyone, Christmas Greetings to you. I love this photo of the dogs, Dallas and Solly,  looks like they are...

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Aikido training and progress

Continuing to learn Aikido has been an important component of my year. Aikido challenges me mentally, emotionally...

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Personal Development for Mind, Body & Spirit

For me personally, there is always the gaining of more clarity about riding dynamics and biomechanics mainly via...

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Progression with my horses Arumi and Matriarch

  This year I felt there was a huge break through with Arumi. For those that don’t know Arumi, he was...

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