Winter Jumping Clinics with Sally Shirley

A fun series designed to improve both horse and rider technique, confidence and adjustability in the jumping arena. A great way to get a start on next year’s competitions.

Small groups divided by jumping level and experience. Green beginners (horse or rider) through to 3’6″.

Attend one session or as many as you would like.

Cost    $65 per session          Checks payable to Ship’s Quarters Farm. Credit cards accepted.

Closing date the Wednesday before each clinic. You are committed to your entry. Refunds only if your spot is filled.

Questions please call Sally on 410 596 7396 or email

Entries may be mailed to Sally Shirley, Ship’s Quarter’s Farm, 1665 Gold Smith Drive, Westminster, MD 21157


November 25th         Grid Work: improve horse’s technique and rider’s position    (this day will also be divided into pony or horse sessions)

December 16th        Gymnastics (not grids) to improve rider’s technique and horses ability.

January 20th      Bending lines and angled lines.

February 17th   Jumper exercises, tighter turns, working on faster reactions and thinking ahead.

March 17th  Eventing exercises, corners, skinnies and other x-country exercises

April 21st       Riders choice.  A chance to work on any specific issues or practice courses.