Clem Smith Showjumping


  Balaam Downs Training Services                               

We offer many different services all designed to suit your special needs for your special equine friend.  We cater for any type of performance horse or pony.

Balaam Downs has quality facilities with 24 hour professional care.  We have 12 Stables which are 4m x 4m.  The Day Yards are 4x Steel Rail with shelters.  Our Irrigated paddocks have improved pasture and are fenced with white safety wire with electric stand offs.  6 Horse Walker.   Two Round Yards.  90m x 40m Sand Arena.  Racing Barriers.  Many riding trails on the property and peaceful country roads nearby for riding out.    

All horses are treated like one of ours.  They are feed two hard feeds per day plus hay for lunch.   Rugged as per clients requirments.

Our Breaking In/Starting service is done personally by Clem.   We like to have the horse here for a minimum of four weeks.  Your horse is not only ridden on the arena but out on trails

Youngstock handling and sale preparation.  We can do a basic one or two week package which can help you with your weanling or young horse.  Teaching the basics like tying up, leading, washing etc.

Racehorse Breaking and Pre training.  We have had many years experience breaking in racehorses.  We can get your young galloper ready for its first preparation at the track.    

Starting Jumping Package.  Clem can give your horse a comfident start in the basics of jumping with a special two week introduction to jumping package.    This wiill give your young horse a solid start in their jumping career.  We often do this for the bored dressage horse and rider which is a lot of fun for everyone.

Remedial Jumping Education - for those horses and riders having a few problems.  Let Clem assess what is going on and work out a plan to get things going again.

Advanced Jumping Training which can include campaigning of your horse - from young horse to grand prix level.



Pictured Below is Davrol Fergie & Kate Wilson just four weeks after being broken in.