Day 1 - gymnastics and grids

Day 2 - individual one on one session in a Fix A Course format

With a maximum group size of 3 riders on day 1 Harriet will focus on rhythm, suppleness and technique exercises that will then flow into the second day full course session given in an individual lesson.

We welcome all ages and levels of rider, auditing is free and very limited stabling will be available

Sessions include but not limited to:

Harriet has competed through to Nations Cup and GP level, but now focuses on producing young jumpers from unstarted through to their first GP, with a strong grounding in European style flatwork and a simple straightforward approach to training she has a broad appeal to jumpers and eventers alike.

The clinic will take place at Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center in Smiths Grove KY, attendees can take advantage of the large ThorTurf outdoor arena, indoor arena, heated barns and full show quality course of fences. Saturday night the attendees are invited to join one another for dinner in Bowling Green.

❗️Previous clinics have sold out in advance so early booking is recommended.❗️

1 day: $70
2 days: $120
Stabling (shavings included): $35 one night, $50 two nights

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Harriet has a full showing schedule for 2018. If you are interested in joining in on the fun, please be in touch!

March 21-25: WEC

April 7: Brownland Farms (unrated)

April 11-13: WEC jumpers

April 25-29: Brownland Farms (rated)

May 9-13: KY Spring I

May 16-20: KY Spring II

Chance is a stunning large palomino pony that jumps for fun!

Read more: Chance, 10yr old...

Our new 100 x 150 ft indoor arena is progressing well and looks set to be complete early summer 2015! We are excited to offer our clients this wonderful addition to our facilities.



Come along to help us celebrate the grand opening of Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center now in early 2014.

The date is now set for Saturday 16th August, 2014. See full details in our Open Day Invite article - we are very much looking forward to welcoming friends, family, and equestrian enthusiasts!

Come and visit our wonderful facility in Smiths Grove, Kentucky for an afternoon of food, fun and informative talks by local horse experts.

Meet our lesson ponies and horses and maybe even have a pony ride on Mattie and Hershey! Head instructor Amber and trainer Harriet are available to show you around the facility and answer any questions you may have.

Food and beverages will be supplied for a relaxing afternoon under the trees enjoying all things equine, we would love to meet fellow horse enthusiasts from the area and show everyone what we have to offer to the local community!

Please RSVP @ 270-392-4646 (Amber) or 270-438-8826 (Harriet) or drop us a mail at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

We are looking forward to seeing you there!

We will be slightly changing the pricing structure of our lesson program from June 2015 onwards to provide discounts for those riders who wish to ride on a more frequent basis. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to get in touch with Harriet or Amber to find out more!

Read more: Lesson pricing -...

As the kids gear up to head back to school we have a number of special offers to ease the end of vacation blues


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We are very excited to announce that construction on our new indoor arena starts in the upcoming weeks!

The arena will be situated next to the main barn for easy access from the tacking up area, measuring 100ft x 150ft we will have lots of room for a full course of jumps and to hold local events. This additional arena will really extend the hours we are able to provide lessons and for boarders to ride, we will be holding local shows and providing ride nights for non Oak Grove members to take advantage of the facilities. Construction should be complete late spring, special features include full height doors to provide lots of ventilation and a cooler riding environment for the summer and top spec insulation to keep us working all winter long!

Keep an eye out for updates and photos, this is a very special development for the farm!

Have you ever wanted to buy an OTTB but been overwhelmed by the amount of retraining required?

Oak Grove Farm is offering a comprehensive 90 day retraining program directed towards Thoroughbred ex-racehorses. Our consistent daily training will provide your horse with the tools and confidence he needs to progress smoothly in his new career.

Read more: Thoroughbred...

On September 27th Oak Grove hosted its first IEA Masterclass, this intensive training day was open to current and aspiring IEA team members.

Read more: IEA Masterclass...

Oak Grove Farm horses have been out and about recently getting ready for the summer circuits.


Read more: May Competition News

Available for in barn lease only.

Betty Boop is a stunning black mare with lots of chrome, looks and moves like a warmblood but with the temperament of a puppy dog!


Read more: Betty Boop, 13yr...

We've added a new "Horses for Sale/Lease" section to Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center.  Go check out "Reba" and "Chance", our first two lovely animals in this section and what they offer!

Oak Grove gear has arrived! Initially we have soft shell, water resistant jackets and polo shirts available for purchase. All clothing features the Oak Grove logo and additional embroidery to include name/initials etc can also be included. A range of sizes and colors are available.

If you would like to order jackets or polos or other clothing items please get in touch. A wide range of options are available.

Oak Grove Farm is pleased to announce that our lesson program is under way!

Read more: Our Lesson Program...

We are making one of our beautiful show barns available for lease:

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Yesterday we welcomed our first lesson pony Mattie to Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center

This super cute little guy has done it all! He rides, drives, lies down on command and jumps, fully child proofed and grandmother approved!

Read more: Our Team is...

Oak Grove Farm horses have been out and about recently getting ready for the summer circuits.


Read more: Recent Competition...

We'd like to thank Bowling Green Daily News for the fantastic article they posted on Wednesday, January 1st 2014 about Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center.

"Harriet McCord prepares Charlie, an Irish sport horse, for some exercise Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at Oak Grove Farm and Equestrian Center in Smiths Grove. McCord recently moved to Kentucky from Ireland and bought the stables to board and training hunter jumper horses and ponies. The facility, located at 431 Mount Union Church Road, has 40 acres, two barns and over 65 stables. (Miranda Pederson/Daily News)"

Read more: "An equine dream"...

Harriet and Amber would like to invite you to our Open House, Saturday 16th August!

Read more: Open Day Invite

Thanks to Google we're now easy to locate via the Google Maps and Places!

Just check out our Find Us page or our new Google Map and Place listings for yourself.