Got Gait – Go FOSH
A Champion for All Gaited Horses

2018 Calendar

FOSH Sanctioned and/or Affiliated Shows Plus Events and Clinics

January

Post Holiday & Planning Party
Chesapeake Plantation Walking Horse Club
January 20, 2018
6628 Runkles Road, Mount Airy
Noon—3ish …
Bring your ideas for rides and events
Contact: Rachan-nem@yahoo.com or 240- 344-0702. 6628
Note:  Sunday Jan 21 -  weather delay date.

Let’s ride Rockburn (weather permitting)
Chesapeake Plantation Walking Horse Club
January 21, 2018
Contact: jacquieco-wan@comcast.net / 410-215-4979


February

Chocolate, Cheese and Wine Trail Ride & Party
Chesapeake Plantation Walking Horse Club
February 10, 2018
Crownsville, Md
suitable for barefoot or out of shape horses;
Ready to Ride 12:00 noon
RSVP please to 410-215-4979 jacquiecwan@comcast.net 
please RSVP to stay advised.

Equifest of Kansas
February 23-25, 2018
ExpoCentre in Topeka. 
GaitWay Horse Association will have a "SOUND HORSE BOOTH" at booth N-8 (yes, we have chocolate!).
A PLEASURE WALKING HORSE breed demonstration multiple times over the weekend.
The HOSPITALITY BOOTH in the BREED SHOWCASE
The theme is "Walkin' On Sunshine".
STOP BY OUR BOOTH -  Best-decorated booths will be eligible for prizes, so come and cheer us on!"

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Feb 23-25, 2018
Topeka, Kansas
Contact:  Equifestofks.com


March

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
March 9-11, 2018
Denver CO
Contact: Rocky Mountain Horse Expo

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
5 Day Clinic
March 21-25, 2018
Sacramento CA
Contact: Jackie 209-748-2402
jlsbarton@aol.com


April

Spring Fling
Chesapeake Plantation Walking Horse Club
April 6-8, 2018
Tuckahoe Equestrian Centre
Negative Coggins required
Friday & Saturday Dinner
Saturday & Sunday Breakfast Buffet
Ride Saturday & Sunday
Contact: call or text: 302-249-5804

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
April 12-15, 2018
Columbus OH
Contact: Equine Affaire
www.equineaffaire.com

Gaited Horse Clinic 
Focus on Rhythm and Relaxation to Enhance Gait
April 14-15, 2018
SITTER DOWNS ARENA
Lone Jack, MO
Contact:  Kelly at 816-547-9508 (call or text)
FB Sitter Downs @ SitterDowns1 

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
5 Day Clinic
April 23-27, 2018
Pryor OK
Contact:  Larry  918-633-9288
l.lees@sbcglobal.net

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
5 Day Clinic
April 30-May 4, 2018
Baxter, TN
Contact: Larry or Jennifer 931-260-2597
info@gaitedhorsemanship.com


May

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
May 11-13, 2018
Port Clinton OH
Contact: Mary Ann 419-341-2372
theranch@theranchoutback.com

Chesapeake Plantation Walking Horse Club
GAITED SADDLE FIT CLINIC
With Crest Ridge Saddlery (www.Crestridgesaddlery.com)
Saturday, May 12, 2018 (Sunday, May 13 for overflow)
DeNovo Stables on Maryland Sunrise Farm 100 Dairy Farm Lane *
Gambrills, Maryland
Contact: 410-215-4979
Jacquiecowan@comcast.net

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
May 25-27, 2018
Brighton CO
Contact: Carrie  720-312-9139
info@ch-equine.com


June

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
June 8-10, 2018
Rineyville KY
Contact: Linda 270-723-3947
ljoinercat@aol.com

Yankee Walkers, Gaited Horses of New England
Gaited Fun Show & Playday!!!
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Registration 8:30 Classes Begin at 9AM
Friendly and Professional Judges
Rail – Nay Bates, Master Gaited Instructor
Trail – Heather White, Trail Obstacle Designer & Instructor
Hosted by Mountain Lane Farm
11 Stone Lane, Temple, NH
Contact: HORSEFEATHERSNH@GMAIL.COM

GaitWay Summer HOT Flash
June 30, 2018
Misty River Equestrian Center,
21400 E. Eureka Road, Independence, MO
Member MHSA & PEHSC
Judge Gene Holloway(USEF/IJA) Lic. Info at www.fosh.info/Ija-judging-program
Show Manager- Lucy Rangel Tel: 816-674-7475 email: fgslr@usa.net


July

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
July 6-8, 2018
Exeter RI
Contact: Darlene  401-742-3970
contactdarlene@gmail.com

Annual IJA Judges Training Seminar
July 12-13, 2018
Yadkinville, NC
Contact: Dianne 403-271-7391
ddlittle@telus.net

Summer Celebration
Gaited breed specific and open gaited breed classes
July 13-15, 2018
Lone Hickory Arena
Yadkinville, NC
Judge Debbie Rash of Chino, CA
Contact:  Milda at 336-225-0214
pasofinotrainer@gmail.com

Missouri State Fair Society Horse Show
TWH, SSH and OGB classes
July 31 and August 1
Mathewson Exhibition Center
Missouri State Fair
2503 West 16 Street
Sedalia, Missouri
MHSA Rules
IJA Judge Sally Frones
Contact: 1-800-422-3247
Show Manager David WOwens@hotmail.com


August

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Aug 6-8, 2018
New Columbia PA
Contact: Brenda  570-568-8222
info@FeatherHills.com

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Aug 10-12, 2018
Augusta ME
Contact: Teresa 207-557-0476
teresa@whisperingwoodsstables.com

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Aug 17-19, 2018
St Croix Falls WI
Contact:  Patty 715-483-9292
patti@rnrranchandtack.com

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
5 Day Clinic
Aug 20-24, 2018
St. Croix Falls, WI
Contact: Patti 715-483-9292
patti@rnrranchandtack.com


September

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Sept 7-9, 2018
Milford MI
Contact: Karia 413-281-2407
Karia0429@yahoo.com

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
5 Day Clinic
Sept 17-21, 2018
Baxter TN
Contact:  Jennifer or Larry 931-260-2597
info@gaitedhorsemanship.com

NAWD Festival for the Horse
Sept 21–23 
Presented by North American Western Dressage, Friends of Sound Horses and  Circle E Equestrian Stables LLC, Seymour, Wisconsin  
(15 minutes west of Green Bay) circleestables.com
      
The Festival for the Horse features learning sessions and a horse show filled with friendly competition in Western and traditional dressage, trail, ranch horse, long-reining, freestyle dressage, groundwork and lead line.

September 21:
a one-on-one Fix-A-Test session with a judge. Ride the test of your choice, then come back for some professional tips and ride it again for improvement.

one-hour dressage orientation session at 9 a.m. and 6 p.m with  Amanda Lane-Sommer's ; she will demonstrate dressage maneuvers,  explain the geometry, and discuss how dressage tests are scored. 

September 22–23:
Competition in eight events.  Artisan ribbons awarded to sixth place.
Versatility buckles presented in four overall divisions: Open, Adult Amateur, Youth and Gaited Horse.

Judges for the 2018 Festival 
Alece Ellis (dressage, Western dressage and gaited dressage) 
Amanda Lane-Sommer (long-reining, mounted trail and ranch horse) 
Michaela Lane-Vorwerk (Six Feet on the Ground and in-hand trail). 
All are licensed judges with NAWD; Alece is also licensed with IJA Dressage and several gaited horse organizations.

Reserve your spot at the 2018 Festival for the Horse: learn more and download entry forms at northamericanwesterndressage.com/event/3223/

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Sept 28-30, 2018
Cottonwood CA
Contact: Gail 530-347-0212
cottonwoodcreekequest@gmail.com


October

National Virtual Dressage Show for Gaited Horses
October 1 - 15, 2018
Sponsored by FOSH
www.northamericanwesterndressage.com/ride/gaits/
Contact:  gaitswideopen@gmail.com

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Oct 19-21, 2018
Sunbury, NC
Contact: Cheryl 252-465-4184
ceason@embarqmail.com

Introduction to Western Dressage for TWH
October 27 and 28, 2018
Big Barn Ranch, Stockton, MO
Clinician Claudia Coley
Information:  Lynne Burger 417-955-0825
nytxmolynne@gmail.com


November

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Nov 2-4, 2018
Live Oak FL
Contact:  Barbara  850-673-9579
Barbarajb14@earthlink.net

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Nov 9-11, 2018
Scottsdale AZ
Contact:  Lynne 602-300-6177
lbombinski@cox.net

Gaited Horsemanship with Larry Whitesell
Nov 30-Dec 1, 2018
Crowley LA
Contact:  Eddie 337-303-5759
Coacho45@hotmail.com


December

Information Coming Soon

FOSH SANCTIONED AND AFFILIATED SHOWS AND EVENTS

"Sanctioned" A show which uses the FOSH guiding principles regarding humane exhibiting of gaited horses.

High point awards are only earned at FOSH sanctioned shows.

"Affiliated" A show or event which uses FOSH DQPs for inspection.

Listing includes equine expos and events where FOSH and sound horse supporters will be distributing FOSH and sound horse literature.

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Photographer Forrest Bliss - www.forrestblissphoto.com

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"Natural Tennesse Walkers" program onnational RFDTV…
Rick rides world-class barefoot amd flat-shod Tennessee Walking Horses in Colorado.

Episode 287. DVD is available for purchase.

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Rick Lamb Visits FOSH Supporters Bucky and Nancy Sparks

2010 IJA JUDGES CLINIC PHOTOS

FOSH partners with other organizations with similar goals of sound and natural

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