Women's Retreat

June 16-19, 2016

Join us in the mountains of Vermont to relax & rejuvenate 
while improving your confidence and communication with your horse. All breeds & disciplines welcome.

  • Centered Riding Lessons
  • Trail Rides
  • Yoga (mounted & unmounted)
  • Hands-on Lectures
  • Lunch + Dinner included
  • Horses available for lease

Schedule
Thursday

9:00 - Yoga

9:30 - Mounted Yoga

11:00 - 12:30 lesson or trail ride

12:30 - 1:30  Lunch

2:00 - 3:30 Lesson or Trail ride

3:30 Lecture - Taylor Benson - "Balance and Control through body awareness and mental strength"

4:30 Teaching demo on lecture

6:00 Dinner: "Getting to Know You" 

Friday
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9:00 Yoga

9:30 Mounted Yoga

11:00 - 12:30 Lesson or Trail ride

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

2:00 - 3:30 Lesson or Trail ride

3:30 Lecture - Becky Hoyt - "Overcoming your fear through clearer communications and more positive leadership" 

6:00 Dinner: Aloha!

Saturday
 
9:00 Centered Riding - "body awareness  & centering: communicating more clearly between horse and rider. Improving confidence, comfort, good use of the body and quality of movement "
11:00 - 12:30 Lesson or Trail Ride

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

2:00 - 3:30 Lesson or Trail Ride

3:30 Lecture - Taylor -
"The Secret of the Collection"

6:00 Dinner: Murder Mystery 

Sunday
 
9:00 Ground work - Becky- "Overcoming Obstacles"

11:00 - 12:30 Lessons or Trail Ride

12:30 - 1:30 Lunch

1:30 - Q&A “The Next Steps" 

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$1100 - All Four Days
or $300 per day


​$20 a day- stall fee *please bring current coggins & health certificate
$50 a day to lease a Solheimar horse 
50% non-refundable deposit to reserve your spot

Limited to 12 participants
 

Clinicians

Sigrun Brynjarsdottir - Owner & Trainer, Solheimar Farm
Centered Riding Instructor Level 1
FT Certified Trainer
FEIF World Champion
Ebba Meehan
Becky Hoyt
Taylor Benson
Owner & Trainer - Merrimack Valley Icelandics

Massachusetts Licensed Riding Instructor
Certified Kripalu Yoga Teacher
Assistant Trainer & Instructor - Solheimar Farm

 Bachelor of Science in Equine & Equestrian Management, Wilson College
Specializes in Dressage, Young Horse training, and Rider Biomechanics
Assistant trainer - Solheimar Farm


Bachelor of Science in Equine Studies, Vermont Technical College
Certified Equine Sports Massage Therapist