The Horsemanship Academy was founded in Aiken, SC in 2005.

Julie created Dragonfly Farm as a place to develop her skills and share her knowledge with others. 

EVENTS with Julie Robins @

The Horsemanship Academy

All Events are held at Dragonfly Farm located at 590 Implement Rd, Aiken, SC otherwise unless noted.  All events are weather dependent. 

TO SIGN UP for an EVENT EMAIL [email protected]

FEBRUARY 2024

Tuesday, Feb. 27: Lecture at Bruce's Field (sold out). USEA Groom's Program Lecture Series hosted by the Aiken Horse Park Foundation.  From Problem to Partner-Three things that changed my relationship with horses. 

MARCH 2024

Fri, Mar. 8:  Working Equitation Clinic-This clinic is open to those brand new to WE and those who are already competing.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each. Ride-a-Course is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

Sat. Mar. 9: Liberty Clinic for CSRA Equestrians Group Participant Spots are full.

Fri, Mar. 22:  Working Equitation Clinic-This clinic is open to those brand new to WE and those who are already competing.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each. Ride-a-Course is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

Sat. Mar 23: Liberty with Obstacles Clinic- This clinic is for those just getting started at liberty and for those who are ready for more.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each.  Course schooling is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

APRIL 2024

 Fri, Apr. 5:  Working Equitation Clinic-This clinic is open to those brand new to WE and those who are already competing.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each. Ride-a-Course is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

Fri, Apr. 19:  Working Equitation Clinic-This clinic is open to those brand new to WE and those who are already competing.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each. Ride-a-Course is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

Sat, Apr. 20:  Working Equitation Fun Show: Ride-a-Course with Laurie Wilson-  We are excited to welcome back Laurie who is the founder of Working Equitation of GA.  She is a great resource and has years of experience competing at higher levels of WE.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

MAY 2024

Fri, May 3:  Working Equitation Clinic-This clinic is open to those brand new to WE and those who are already competing.  Private lessons are $100, Semi Private is $60 each, Group of 3 is $50 each. Ride-a-Course is $30 for 15 min on the course with coaching. No charge to come watch.  Email us for sign up or more info at [email protected]

Coming Soon:  Immersion  (Thurs 10am-4pm  Fri. 10am-4pm Sat 10am-4pm Sun 10am-Noon) :   We will dive deep into the horse-human relationship and cover the tools and techniques to strengthen our work.  There will be concentrated work time from 10am-2pm.  You will work on your own from 2-4pm.  We will begin on the ground and move into the saddle.  No spectators at this event.   For more information, please email [email protected]

 

Hi, I'm Julie Robins and I look forward to meeting you and your horse!

I’m an Equine Behavior Specialist with a passion for helping equestrians confidently develop attentive, relaxed and connected equine partnership for any discipline without frustration, fear and overwhelm.   My passion in life is helping you and your horse have a stronger and more effective relationship filled with FUN and SAFETY!

Confidently Connect with your horse using the AHA Process

Julie developed the AHA Process for people like you!  Her signature system has help hundreds and hundreds of people transform their relationship with their horse, building confidence, connection, and communication.  Regardless of discipline, Julie's knowledge and experience will help you unlock the secrets to a deeply bonded  relationship with your horse.

Comments from Event Participants:

"I so enjoyed the clinic, I never dreamed my horse and I would make such rapid progress!"  Carol

"Your instruction was clear and I will be adding these wonderful exercises into my work with my horse!"  Gayl

"We now work in partnership because I learned how to communicate and the difference has been nothing short of amazing!" Kathy

 

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