PHOTOS: Cantering like a boss

Israel Flesaker and her horse Indy were among the pairs taking part in a clinic at the Nelson and District Riding Club over the weekend. Photo: Tyler HarperIsrael Flesaker and her horse Indy were among the pairs taking part in a clinic at the Nelson and District Riding Club over the weekend. Photo: Tyler Harper
Israel Flesaker and her horse Indy were among the pairs taking part in a clinic at the Nelson and District Riding Club over the weekend. Photo: Tyler HarperIsrael Flesaker and her horse Indy were among the pairs taking part in a clinic at the Nelson and District Riding Club over the weekend. Photo: Tyler Harper
Malan Reid, sitting atop Haida, receive some instructions from Equine Canada competition coach specialist Jacky Cooper. Photo: Tyler HarperMalan Reid, sitting atop Haida, receive some instructions from Equine Canada competition coach specialist Jacky Cooper. Photo: Tyler Harper
PHOTOS: Cantering like a boss
PHOTOS: Cantering like a boss

Twenty-five kids and their ponies worked out the kinks in their cantering over the weekend at the Nelson and District Riding Club.

The three-day clinic, which focused on eventing, horsemanship and mentoring, was led by Equine Canada’s competition coaching specialist Jacky Cooper.

Scroll down for pictures of the lessons.