Vaughn Jefferis Showjumping Clinic

8th & 9th April 2023

Larapinta Equestrian is very pleased to announce that Vaughn Jefferis will be based here for a clinic 8th and 9th April.

Limited spaces will be available to train with top NZ trainer. All ages and stages will be catered, from green horse/pony to Grand Prix.
Perfect to sharpen up your riding and training program before the Larapinta QLD World Cup Showjumping event.


Vaughn Jefferis represented New Zealand at two Olympics and three world championships.

Initially in his equestrian career, Jefferis focused on showjumping, qualifying for the 1985 World Cup final in Gothenburg. Jefferis spent much of 1985 showjumping in the United States, working with John Madden, who went on to become a noted American trainer. In 1990 Jefferis, who had transferred his interest to three-day eventing. Jefferis rode Bounce to the world individual title in The Hague in 1994. Two years later he was part of the New Zealand team – along with Vicky Latta, Andrew Nicholson and Blyth Tait – that won a bronze medal at the Atlanta Olympics. In 1998 Jefferis, again on Bounce, helped New Zealand to win the world team title at Rome.

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Clinic will be conducted on Larapinta Equestrian’s premiere sand arena (90m x 60m)

Placed into small groups of 2-3 riders with similar level of experience

1.5 hr lesson

Liability waivers will be emailed out to all riders, this must be handed in before your lesson. No form -> No ride


Ground fees must be purchased for every horse nominated for the clinic. Entries will not be accepted unless ground fees are paid for.

All riders MUST be EQ or EA members to participate at this event.



1.         No refunds after initial close of entries (03/04/2023) – unless waitlist is created

2.         Refunds prior to the close of entries will be less  1.5% administration fee.

3.         If the event is cancelled or postponed, there will be a 15% administration fee withheld from nominations.

4.         Refunds for stabling & camping

5.         Substitutions of horse and rider will be considered up until the Friday prior 


In the event that lessons are fully booked, please email to be added onto the waitlist.



Kate Irvine

Telephone: 04049 833 333