Clinics & Training Features

Join world renowned eventing expert Captain Mark Phillips at this years Eventing Masterclass as he puts Australian eventers through their paces on the flat and over fences.

Captain Mark Phillips is one of the most heralded experts and a true icon in the sport of Eventing. An elite rider in his own right, he can boast numerous Olympic, European and World Championship medals. Captain Phillips will share his vast knowledge of the Eventing world to equine enthusiasts from Australia and beyond, providing riders of all ages and skill levels with expertise that will propel them to the next stage of their riding!

With their positive attitudes and wonderful camaraderie, Patrik Kittel, Sweden's leading dressage rider, and his Aussie wife and fellow competitor, Lyndal Oatley, are the power duo that have captured the heart of the Dressage world.

2016 offers a new style of Masterclass, giving you an insight into the training techniques of elite level riders.

This training feature, supported by Racing Victoria's Off The Track program, will involve various training areas.

A specialist commentator will explain the thoroughbred retraining process and various post-racing career options for retired racehorses while three trainers work simultaneously with different horses in each area.

The training feature will showcase the versatility of the Thoroughbred, discussing the life of a racehorse and the transition from track to arena.