Equuvation Inc.



Dates and Time:
Friday, October 5 - 10:00am-4:00pm
Saturday, October 6 - 10:00am-4:00pm

*Special Author Talk, Q&A and Book Signing
Reception on Friday, October 5, 5:30pm-7:00pm

Rocky Creek Ranch
196 Old Stagecoach Lane
Statesville NC 28625
Easy access from I-77 and I-40

*Rain or shine – covered arena!*
Many hotels within 10-15 minutes of the farm.

Continuing education hours for PATH instructors/ES!

Horsemanship Clinic
with Tim Hayes

We are excited to welcome Tim Hayes to Rocky Creek Ranch in October 5-6, 2018! Internationally recognized Natural Horsemanship Clinician and author of the best selling book RIDING HOME-The Power of Horses to Heal, Tim will be conducting a two-day clinic helping riders and horse owners discover how to create physical, mental and emotional harmony with their horse on the ground and under saddle. 

DAY ONE will consist of groundwork to establish a healthy relationship with your horse using exercises to build trust and confidence. DAY TWO will cover transferring groundwork communication to riding.

Tim conducts clinics throughout the US and Canada and is currently a visiting instructor at the University of Connecticut and University of Vermont, Departments of Animal Science.

This clinic will explore the principals and philosophies of:

  • Natural Horsemanship - Natural Saddling Skills
  • How to communicate with horses in their language
  • Transferring natural communication with the horse from the ground to his back
  • Safety: the only technique that needs to be perfect 100%
  • Horseplay/groundwork that establishes love, trust, respect
  • The natural principals & methods of go/whoa/turn/back
  • Gentleness vs. Firmness - which one, how much + when?
  • Natural Riding Skills: Focus, Feel, Timing and Balance
  • How to execute an emergency stop .....and much more!


  • Clinic Participant {2 days / with a horse} – $350
  • Auditor {1 day} - $25
  • Auditor {2 days} - $35
  • Friday Evening Talk, Q&A, Book Signing – $20 {*2 tickets included for horse participants!}

Clinic fees are not due until September 1. Auditors may pay on-site.


Limited scholarship opportunities are available to representatives of PATH centers to attend this event. An application must be submitted. Scholarships are not guaranteed.


If you have questions about attending or would like to get involved with this clinic as a sponsor, please contact us! We look forward to seeing everyone in October for this wonderful opportunity!