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Welcome to Willowview Hill Farm Dressage Training

Zoom In For Online Help & Support www.nokidhungry.org

Zoom In For Online Help

Grand Prix dressage duo Paul and Nikki Alvin-Smith are currently offering online stable side chats, rider video reviews and “Coaching Help From The Couch” to all riders and trainers seeking some outside/inside help and tutoring.

“We are keen to do our bit to help during this ongoing pandemic and beyond, to help feed kids in need. For just $50 per review, you can enjoy an online chat with us or receive private notes on your video to help you along in your training. All proceeds from the program will go to benefit the wonderful organization www.NoKidHungry.org provide 10 meals to a kid in need per $1 donated. That’s an amazing amount of help for those kids and their families,” explained Paul Alvin-Smith.

There are many options and you can attend on your own or have your trainer or student join us..

• Drop your video in your Dropbox and send us the link
• Upload your video to YouTube and send us the link
• Zoom chat with us
• Facetime chat with us
• Facebook video chat with us
• Regular phone chat with us on conference

Payment is through Paypal, and you don’t need to have a Paypal account to use it, you can pay with a credit card.

To sign up simply email training@WillowviewHillFarm.com

Dressage Training in Upstate, New York with Grand Prix Clinicians/Competitors/Trainers Paul & Nikki Alvin-Smith

Paul Alvin-Smith Dressage Training

Dressage training programs include:

On site training for horse and rider at Willowview Hill Farm, located on 76 acres in Stamford, New York with top class care and the amenities you would expect such as an indoor arena, board fenced paddocks, roomy 12 x 12 matted stalls, heated tack room and an extra bonus, organically home produced hay.

Dressage Training

Book the WVH Grand Prix Dressage Team for a clinic at your facility. Paul and Nikki Alvin-Smith are experienced clinicians that provide national and international clinics for an array of clients. From basic riders to those competing at the top level of dressage sport, all are welcome. Their program is unusual in that teaching is done together, as a team, for each rider providing a 2:1 experience for advanced riders and those used to taking lessons. 1/2/3 day clinics, either over weekends of weekdays are available. Please contact us for rates. 6-8 rides per day ~ either a daily rate for locations requiring an overnight stay, or per lesson rates for locations within a 80 mile radius of Stamford, NY 12167.

Paul and Nikki Alvin-Smith

Pick Up a Dressage Lesson: A very popular program of ‘barn hopping’ that saves you hauling your horse to a clinic. The WVH team will come to your barn to lesson when they are in your area. Schedule details are available. Dressage services extend to 150 mile radius of Stamford, New York 12167.

Half Pass

Trailer-in Dates: From time to time trailer in dates are available. Please contact WVH for details.

Grand Prix Horse

Intensive Dressage Training Retreats: A variety of options are available for the dressage rider to bring their horse (s) and work consecutive days with Paul and Nikki. Also gives the opportunity to immerse yourself in everything ‘dressage’ and audit training sessions of Paul working horses of a variety of levels.

Dressage Training

Want to see Paul ride? Check out the YouTube channel Willowview Hill Farm.

Click here to view Paul riding Antonio Borba’s Rico in Portugal during a recent visit to Lisbon thanks to an impromptu offer from the head of the Portuguese School of Equestrian Art to ride this renowned Lusitano stallion.

Clinic videos are also available for viewing by private link. Please contact us for details.



Thank you for visiting us here at Willowview Hill Farm. We are excited to welcome you to all that we have to offer.

Lots of great new stuff for every dressage lover to enjoy.

Please visit our You Tube channel Willowview Hill Farm to see horses for sale and sit in our some lessons so you can see how we train our horses.

See our new foals as they hit the ground on our foals and breeding pages. Looking for a classically trained dressage mount? Visit our horses sales pages for full backgrounds on our select horses for sale. We have been breeding, importing and training horses as Grand Prix level dressage trainers for over 22 years and have a loyal client base thanks to our established reputation for being open and honest with our horse presentations and working hard with the buyer to find just the right match. If we don't have it, we also offer European buying tours as an option.

Check out our new WVH store where you'll find some of our favorite horse products.

WVH Carrington

We are adding archives of some of our previous news and present and former press coverage (our heartfelt thanks to all the great magazines and websites that have followed us over the years), this way if you have just met us you can see who we are and what we've been up to for over twenty years.

We've added some helpful resources in various media forms, including a client news section so you can share your news of WVH purchases and progeny of same but also if you have a horse for sale you'll be able to send in a photo and contact info etc. and we'll post it for you - even if you are new to us - we want to broaden the WVH family! Look for podcasts, video downloads of both horses for sale and handy tips and news from our trainers posted on our blog page.

Don't forget we also grow and sell green as a dollar bill organic horse hay so if you have a need please call us at 607 652 2917.

Dressage Lesons

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While we are known worldwide for our dressage horses we welcome equestrians of all disciplines. We all have so much to share as fellow horsemen. Please check back regularly as the site will be changing daily.

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Once again welcome from the WVH Team. Happy Horse Days!!

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