HorsesDaily Presents A Clinic With Bram Chardon at Black Prong, January 5-6, 2022

Monday, December 27, 2021
Posted by Mary Phelps



Coming to America, reigning European Four-In-Hand Champion Bram Chardon is taking a break from his World Cup Tour to visit Mary Phelps and Wayne Humphreys and they are sharing him in a 2-day clinic on January 5 and 6 at the Black Prong Equestrian Village, in Bronson, Florida.

Wayne, Mary and Bram
Wayne Humphreys, mary Phelps and Bram Chardon

The clinic, (which is filled one hour after posting on Facebook), will feature an excellent cross-section of drivers, horses, and ponies, providing a perfect opportunity for auditing for two days.

Chardon has done many symposiums and masterclasses throughout Europe. His sessions will have a duo sound system between drivers and Chardon, providing an entertaining and educational experience for auditors and drivers as well.

"An Evening with Bram Chardon"

Mary and Wayne will host a special once-in-a-lifetime event, "An Evening with Barm Chardon," at the Black Prong Pavillion, Wednesday, January 5, 5:30-7:30. Presenting the first catered event of 2022 by Black Prong's Executive Chef, David Perlman, the menu features hors d oeuvres and a  full course dinner to follow with wine, beer, and nonalcoholic beverages.

Note: The Black Prong Pavillion is equipped with Areus Air Scrubbers and the Nu Calgon iWave-C Air Cleaner for a healthy environment. Masks are encouraged.

See Menu Here

At 7:00, Bram and Mary will have a selection of videos and photos on the big screen with conversations and stories.

The cost of $55 will also include access to both days of auditing the clinic. 

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Launching the new year with one of the top drivers, trainers, and clinicians in the world is the perfect introduction to the Black Prong initiative providing educational opportunities along with an entire season of driving events listed here on the Black Prong website.

The Current Schedule

Wednesday, January 5, 2022


8:30-9:30 - Tasha Wilke - Advanced Single Horse

9:30- 10:30 - Donna Crookston - Advanced Single Horse

10:30-11:30- Mary Phelps - Advanced Pony 4-in-hand

11:30-12:30 - Margaret Mayer - Preliminary Pony Pair

Lunch 1/2 hour

1 -2 - Bob Vance - Intermediate Horse - USEF Preliminary Horse of the Year

2-3 - Paul Van Sickle - Friesian 4 in Hand

3-4 - Jeff Day - Single Horse Preliminary

4-5 - Jean Thornton - Four in Hand Advanced Horses

Thursday, January 6, 2022 


In groups of 2

8:30 - 9:30 - Jean Thornton - Paul Van Sickle

9:30 -10:30 - Donna Crookston - Jeff Day

10:30 - 11:30 - Tasha Wilke - Bob Vance

11:30 - 12:30 - Margaret Mayer - Mary Phelps

Cones Training (In Presentation Carriage)

1:00 -2:00 - Jean Thornton - Paul Van Sickle

2:00 -3:00 - Donna Crookston - Jeff Day

3:00 -4:00 - Tasha Wilke - Bob Vance

4:00 - 5:00 - Margaret Mayer - Mary Phelps

Please note, we are well aware of the daily changes in travel restrictions and flight schedules. So far so good. Both Bram and Mary are keeping a close watch on flight reservations and requirements for travel which have all been met. All payments for tickets will be fully refunded in the unlikely event of cancellation.