Linda Allen to Conduct Hunter-Jumper Clinic at WWU

Linda Allen, known for designing Olympic jumping courses, will conduct a hunter/jumper clinic at William Woods University, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 17-18.

The clinic will be held in the Rowland Applied Riding Arena from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days. Each day consists of four clinics, with morning clinics focusing on hunters and afternoon clinics focusing on jumpers.

Allen is an accomplished equine professional in all aspects. She is a USEF and FEI judge, and gives clinics on riding, judging and course design. With more than 40 years of experience in the horse industry, she has won a number of awards. She has received the Walter Cox Trophy for ASHA Course Designer of the Year four times, won The Chronicle of the Horse’s Show Jumping Horseman of the Year, and numerous other honors.

She has excelled in the show ring, with experience ay the Grand Prix level and as a member of the U.S. Equestrian Team’s Nations Cup several times.

The clinic will allow WWU students to expand their abilities as they learn from one of the leaders in the industry. This is only one of many annual clinics WWU holds to allow students opportunities to increase their skills.

The clinic is free for observers. Seating is limited, but there is lots of standing room.
For more information, contact Linda McClaren, associate professor of equestrian science, at (573) 592-1101 or