Winner of The Way Of The Horse 2014 and backing it up to win the Champion of Champions, The Way of The Horse 2018, Bruce O’Dell is a master of many trades.
Former Australian Champion Saddle Bronc Rider, Bruce initially signed up for the competition in 2014 to demonstrate to the public, that a Cowboy is not necessarily a tough hand. Bruce demonstrated skillset at its finest, displaying finesse and superb understanding with his equine partners. A Master Farrier by trade, Bruce has been breaking in thoroughbred, warmblood and performance horses for over 30 years.
Originating from Queensland, Bruce has worked his way around Australia the U.S.A and Canada, starting and educating young horses, along with shoeing and riding Saddle Bronc Horses. Bruce believes establishing the basics and providing people with methods helps eliminate rider frustration and confused horses. Covering the physical, mental, and emotional state of the horse is essential in moving forward. Understanding that each horse is an individual, its needs will be catered for individually. Individual exercises for individual partnerships result in better communi cation between horse and rider
Visit Bruce O’Dell at the following sessions
Thursday November 10th
10:00 am to 10:45 am
DEG Australia Demonstration Arena
Become a better horseman
Bruce believes establishing the basics and providing people with methods helps eliminate rider frustration and confused horses. Covering the physical, mental, and emotional state of the horse is essential in moving forward . Individual exercises, for individual partnerships result in better communication between horse and rider.
Saturday November 12th
3:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Redbuck Arena (Demo Arena 3)