Win a FREE Four Day Pass - valued at $1200 - to THE FUNCTIONAL HOOF CONFERENCE

Here’s how. Two easy steps...

1) Go to the official Website ( and subscribe to receive email updates. (If your already on our website the subscription box is on the Right hand side of the page)

2) Then share the link to this blog on your FaceBook Page so that your friends can go in the draw as well!

That’s all!


The competition closes at midnight on Friday Oct 17th and we’ll publish the winner on this blog and our our conference FB page by midnight on Sunday Oct 19th.

This is your chance to hear some of the world’s leading hoof researchers and practitioners – all in one place over four days.   It’s the biggest gathering of cutting edge knowledge of this kind in the Southern Hemisphere. Here’s who is coming:

Dr Hilary Clayton – world authority on biomechanics,  and held the Mary Anne McPhail Chair of Dressage at Michigan State University. Rides Grand Prix Level Dressage.

Dr Lars Roepstorff – another biomechanics researcher. Also an international expert on training for specific surfaces. Was consultant in the Show Jump arena at the London Olympics. Competes in showjumping.

Dr Debra Taylor – laminitis researcher at Auburn University in Alabama. Also studying the importance of myofascia in hoof function.

Dr Andrew Van Eps – laminitis researcher at Queensland University.

Georgina Pankhurst – Unveils her thesis on the effects of underrun heels.

Plus we have six freeze dried cadaver hooves, trimmed by three farriers and three trimmers who are participating in a panel discussion about their respective techniques. So we’ll have three different farrier trims and three different barefoot trims to consider.

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