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AVA Vaulting Symposium 2020

Education Symposium March, 4-7 2021

Trainer's Forum March 3-5 2021

The biggest vaulting education symposium in the world, held at the South Point with new and returning clinicians, for vaulters, coaches, lungers, riders, parents and enthusiasts.

Considering coming to the Symposium?  Here's whats in it for you as a coach, lunger, parent or new club or new athlete!


    • Opportunities to seek advice from established coaches from around the world.​

    • Opportunity to learn about coaching techniques to help your athletes from beginners to advanced.

    • Network with other coaches and mentors.

    • Learn about mental training, biomechanics, fitness and vaulting technique; the essential basics for developing an athlete.

    • Judging rules and criteria; know what to look for in your vaulter's routines.​​


    • Basic to advanced lunging.​

    • Horse training basics to advanced.

    • Dressage; how it helps you vaulting horses.

    • Competition lunging.

    • Understanding horse score.


    • Network with other parents, coaches and clubs.​

    • Learn what you can do for the AVA.

    • Learn about club management or starting your own club.

    • How to best support your athlete.

    • What's your role in the sport as a parent.

    • International Competition - Parents 101.

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Missed the 2019 Symposium?

We've got you covered!

Get your DVD of the 2019 AVA Education, featuring:

John Eccles on "Coaching Techniques"

Rob de Bruin on "How to Create a Freestyle", and "How to Judge an Individual Freestyle"

Nienke de Wolff on "Purchasing a Vaulting Horse"

2.7GB of information!

Copies will also be available for purchase at the 2019 National Championships.



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