Lee Smith lives on a cattle ranch outside of Wickenburg, Arizona. She
and her husband Mark have a cow-calf operation and raise quality Quarter horses
at their Diamond S Ranch. Lee has conducted hundreds of clinics and demonstrations throughout
the U.S. and Canada since 1991 as well as teaching ranch horse classes at the
Diamond S. Lee considers herself a student of the horse, and lucky to have
shared her experience with thousands of horse people from throughout the world.
is a gifted and eloquent teacher who has extraordinary insight into horses and
people. She shares what she sees as if speaking for the
horse and thus provides her students with the opportunity to observe the
exchange of communication between horse and human. Teaching people to
learn from the horse.
leads people on a pathway of discovery to the essential elements of
horsemanship. She helps them to unlock their potential to understand the
mind, body and spirit of the horse using what naturally
happens, and then shows them how to appreciate and build upon the incredible
moments of harmony that are possible. Lee believes that through life's
experiences (horse related or not), the answers lie within us.
around the country are conducted to prepare you and your horse for a greater
level of performance. While clinic material may vary, each
emphasizes communication with your horse without force or fear to establish a
willing partnership rather than resistance. The goal is a horse that is soft,
gentle and responsive that moves smoothly and relaxed in every situation. Lee
will share her philosophy on building the confidence of the horse and rider
through mutual trust and respect.
your interests, Lee can offer you insight and skills to enjoy the events you
like now, while you develop your horse and your horsemanship. Join Lee and learn
the essential elements of quality horsemanship.
upcoming event !
the Legacy of Tom Dorrance & Ray Hunt
A Legacy of Legends
will be held at South Point
Equestrian Center February 2015 in Las Vegas, NV
(Dates to be
Clinics will be
organized and presented featuring students that exemplify the spirit and
ability to communicate a level of horsemanship introduced and taught by Tom
and Ray. The Foundation’s goal is to generate funding for scholarships to
deserving students in pursuit of a higher level of consciousness in
conjunction with the horse. These clinics will be organized and promoted in
the spirit of harmony between horse and rider with emphasis on preserving
the dignity and wellbeing of the horse while encouraging the rider to
achieve a higher level of horsemanship. The clinics will be presented to
the public in a teaching format to continue to generate information and
experience to those individuals who have embarked on this style of
Legends, 2010, Ray Hunt Memorial Clinic presenters
you in Vegas !
Happy Trails, And God Bless!