BUILDING A LIBERTY TEAM
This fantastic demonstration was filmed at Horsemanship Showcase 2021.
In this video Ben starts with an amazing 20 minute show with his Liberty Team, he displays what can be done! It is full of spellbinding horsemanship from Ben, precision, consistency and LOTS of fun and WOW!
Ben then shows us how to ‘Build a Liberty Team’ and how to work a Liberty team! Even if you never intend to add a second, third, fourth… or 12 ! to your team, it is fascinating to watch and hear the details that go in – prepare to have eyes in the back of your head!
Ben Atkinson – “How to” Series
For this series Ben has broken down some of the most asked about tricks in the industry, from the Bow to the Spanish Walk, Lay Down, Piaffe and more, along with his decoding of Liberty… including The Missing Piece and The Secret Aids. The first two in the series, ‘Bow’ and ‘The Missing Piece are here now…
Keep an eye on our Horsemanship Hub for the release of the next piece, which will be coming very soon!
AN EVENING WITH BEN ATKINSON
AND CLINIC TOUR
This will be an in depth demonstration and explanation from Ben, with multiple horses, on how he starts young horses and progresses them over time on the road, to performing at Liberty, excelling in Classical dressage and becoming bomb proof!
Ben will of course also wow us with his team, putting his methods in to practice!
Expect, exciting stunning, spellbinding horsemanship!
ABOUT THE CLINIC
If you have watched Ben previously you will be familiar with his 3 c’s these echo throughout his training, but it is something else seeing this in practice, so much is learnt from watching Ben coach students with their horses, making sure all offer clarity, consistency to equal confidence – or at least doing his best to get us all thinking and training this way!
Each day will start with a short theory session and Q&A with Ben. Ben will talk with us about his philosophy, his horses, how he achieves clarity, consistency & confidence and more!
Ben will then guide Riders in paired sessions, which are very flexible, sometimes people work on ground, tricks, Liberty, bridless riding, Dressage, it is very flexible, the clinic is about what you and your horse need to move forwards and have fun!
“At home with Ben Atkinson”
In this behind the scenes educational documentary, Ben will wow you with fearless stunt riding, classical dressage and the art of liberty. But what does it take to create a courageous action horse and how does he form those unbreakable bonds of trust?
We are passionate about sharing the very best horsemanship from around the globe, in clinics, demonstrations, films and events. For this film, Larisa spent a day with Ben Atkinson, stunt rider, trick trainer, Liberty artist and horseman, to learn what it takes to train the ultimate performance horse.