Carmen offers a range of horsemanship experiences to help you progress towards your goals using the Parelli program as your training tool. To learn more about Parelli visit
2 Day Clinics
Clinics are held over 2 or 3 days and can be level specific within the Parelli Program. A great advantage with clinics is attention to detail. Over 2 or 3 days we are able to look at developing the 7 games both on the ground & riding (depending on Clinic title) along with further understanding our equine friends. It is also a great opportunity to be around like-minded people for a longer period of time. You’ll be amazed at how much this can speed up your progression. Clinics can help us advance faster, ensure we're on the right track and in helping build imagination as you progress! Clinics runs from 9am - 5pm
2 Day Clinic - Weekend $395.00
2 Day Clinic - Weekday $295.00
3 Day Clinic - Anydays $595.00
2 or 3 Day Savvy Experience Clinics
These clinics are held over 3 days & consist of two half day groups. One group of learners participate with their horses in the morning, whilst the other group watch, then after lunch the groups change over & those that were watching, now its their turn out with horses. Its a great opportunity to have hands on help with your horse, and also learn by watching others, easier on the pocket money & not as physical as full day clinics, plus listening to Carmen explain new concepts or concepts we've heard before are good & needed reminders. Over 2 or 3 days we are able to look at developing the 7 games both on the ground & riding (depending on Clinic title) along with further understanding our equine friends. It is also a great opportunity to be around like-minded people for a longer period of time. You’ll be amazed at how much this can speed up your progression. Clinics can help us advance faster, ensure we're on the right track and in helping build imagination as you progress! These clinics runs from 9am - 5pm. Everyone meets together as one group in the morning.
2 Day Savvy Experience Clinics $250.00
3 Day Savvy Experience Clinics - $330.00
5 Day Camps
Allow yourself to be immersed for 5 full days of education, inspiration and support with your horsemanship journey. Being able to spend 5 days with you, your horse and a group of like minded people can truly give you the opportunity to delve into deeper levels of understanding and to instill new habits and patterns with your horsemanship. We will look at covering all four savvy's within the Parelli program from Level 1 - 4, with theory sessions, practical hands on help and demonstrations. In addition to this, outside of class time, participants will also have Power Up sessions with their horse during their 5 Day Camp, 15 minutes one on one to look at a specific topic or question they have. Other students are encouraged to watch & learn during these opportunities as well.
5 Day Camps $990
5 Day Super Camps $1,100
Savvy Experience Savvy Camps - $770
THE Savvy Pinnacle
Your ultimate experience to grow your horsemanship and progress through the four Parelli Savvy's, online, liberty, freestyle and finesse. Complete one on one time with Carmen over 5 days at your place or a nominated facility. We'll progress your skills, understanding and problem solving both on the ground and in the saddle. You can use 1 or 2 horses over the 5 days from 9am - 4pm. Savvy Pinnacle is only offered at certain available times of the year, contact Carmen for more information. $7,700
Workshops can focus on a specific topic whether this is an Introduction to Parelli, Online, Freestyle riding or Building Confidence etc, you choose or ask for my guidance. Workshops are 3 - 6hrs in length and great if have family/buddies to play with or we can organize local workshop groups!
They are available for 4 – 6 people with an ideal amount of one on one Instruction plus time for you to experiment and ask questions. Workshops are great for those individuals wanting to focus on some specific skill building or problem solving. Workshops run from 9am - 4pm. Cost $180.00
Private Lessons are aimed at those students needing some personal one on one time to work on something specific. Lessons are $110/hour or $200 for 2hours. Travel charged at $0.60c / klm round trip from 2571. Allocated 25klms included.
Video Coaching Savvy Support Pack
Here you can keep progressing in between clinics. Send a 5 - 7 minute video of a specific topic you are looking for guideance with, upload to You-Tube (you can make it unlisted so only I see this). After watching, I'll send you an email reply, or a phone call which ever you prefer. This will outline the things your doing well, things to improve and homework to help you keep progressing or help you prepare for your auditions. $80.00 per video
* 6 x videos of 5-10mins in length of your horsemanship, max two savvies per video.
It is ideal that your video's are sent every 4 - 6 weeks to keep your progressing rolling along.
* 6 x email replies outlining your progress plan and horsemanship lessons to continue on with, skill, techniques and patterns to develop.
* Unlimited phone calls to support your understanding - you are welcome to call me anytime, we can schedule appropriate times for both.
Savvy Saver Package of 6 is $390 Save $90, usually $480
Parelli Saddle Fitting
Carmen offers many years of experience with Parelli saddles and can help you in choosing and fitting of a Parelli Saddle. If you'd like to learn more about Parelli Saddles, visit their website. Please contact Carmen to book your saddle fitting lesson. Cost is $110/hour plus travel if applicable.
Payments can be made via the following options
Bank Deposit / Internet Transfer
NAME: Carmen Smith
REF: Please use your last name & clinic location
(Please send me a quick email after your deposit)
Mailing Cheque/Money Order
TO: Carmen Smith
PO Box 822, Picton, NSW 2571
Please be aware that I am often traveling, so can be intermittent to receive mail.
'Horsemanship is nothing more than
a series of good habits'