Unicorn Trust Ben Atkinson Tour
AN EVENING WITH BEN ATKINSON
23rd February 2023Doors Open 6.30pm. Start 7pm - 9.30 pm 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!
1 DAY WORKSHOP WITH BEN ATKINSON
24th February 2023Start 9.30 am - 5.30 pm. In this one day workshop Ben will start with a short theory session, after this, there will be a series of shared lessons throughout the day. You will have the opportunity to pretty much explore anything you like with your horses, from Liberty, tricks to classical dressage! Ben will help you work with your horses using his system, using clear communication, offering clarity to the horse and gaining confidence in the tasks. The course price includes soup & a sandwich for lunch! Spectators are welcome, we have limited spaces so please do book soon to avoid disappointment.
ABOUT BEN ATKINSONBen is a professional equine stunt rider, trick trainer and rider from East Yorkshire. He has been riding his whole life and is a key member of the family business, Atkinson Action Horses, who have spent nearly three decades training horses and riders for Film, TV and live events. They pride themselves on being ready for any task that comes to them and they provide to the industry, horse master and lead actors horses, stunt training for riders and horses, liberty horses, carriage driving horses and classically trained dressage horses. "When I see a horse I see something that is pure and free, untainted by greed like humans are. I see something that will do anything for you and always love you no matter how many mistakes you make or how little you understand. They are the kindest and most generous creatures on the planet." Ben Atkinson
FAQ'sWill my ticket come in the post? - Your booking confirmation receipt is your ticket, please have this available for us to view at check in on a device or printed out. Can I video the clinic? - Sorry this is not possible, you are welcome to take photos for personal use. Do I need to bring a chair? - We have chairs available for you. Is the Workshop & Demo tour indoors? - Yes! but wrap up warm, feel free to bring blankets and cushions. What time does the 1 day workshop start? Check in is on the 23rd at 4pm, 8 am on the 24th. Start 9.30 am - 5.30 pm What time does "An Evening with Ben Atkinson" start? - Doors open 6.30 pm (not earlier) Start 7 pm - 9.30 pm ish :) How old do I need to be to join the clinic with a horse? - 12 years and over, anyone under 18 y.o MUST be accompanied by an adult. If you are under 18, please pop us an email and let us know a little about yourself and your horse before booking on - email@example.com How many riders are on each clinic? - 12 - 14, depending on the venue set up. Do I need a ticket for the evening, if I am a rider? - Yes.
Book YOUR TICKET
AN EVENING WITH BEN ATKINSON DEMO- Evening Demo - £35 - Evening Demo Concession: Children 12 and under & OAP's 65+ - £25
1 DAY WORKSHOP WITH BEN ATKINSON- Rider places £180 including lunch - Spectators £55 including lunch
Ben will be bringing his team of top horses and with their help he will guide us through his in depth training techniques and methods, which he uses to create confident, happy, and bomb proof horses! Once your horse is bomb proof, you will be prepared to excel in Liberty, Classical dressage, the madness of the film and TV world, or purely enjoy your horse. From happy hacking to Hickstead, Ben’s methods are sure to help you reach your goals.
Concession tickets available for “An Evening with Ben Atkinson” demonstration: Children 12 and under & OAP’s 65+.