In this extended footage of the 2015 USDF Sport Horse Prospect Development Forum, Willy Arts works with Hallie Ahrnsbrak and four-year-old Swedish Warmblood gelding, Dublin. Willy and Hallie work on Dublin reaching to the bit in order to lengthen his topline. Willy discusses why this is so important to develop in a young horse, and how this can affect their future career if not correctly addressed.
The 2015 USDF Sport Horse Prospect Development Forum was held at Shannondale Farm in Alpharetta, GA, and featured Scott Hassler and Willy Arts as clinicians. For information on upcoming USDF Sport Horse Prospect Development Forums, how to apply to be a demonstration rider, or how to attend as an auditor, visit the USDF Website.