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San Martin, CA

    408-838-6455

Training 

Firefly Farms offers lessons and training to all levels of horse and rider. Tami currently travels locally teaching and training as well as through out the United States teaching clinics and private lessons.

Monthly clinics with Heidi Gaian, USEF "S" Judge and USDF Gold Medal and Gold Bar recipient.

Quarterly Clinics with Lehua Custer, USDF Gold Medalist and Molly Martin, USDF Gold Medalist

Full and Part Time Training
 

Lessons and training available, whether you are a beginner or advanced rider. Lessons last 35- 45 minutes based on you and your horse’s needs. Lesson times are flexible to work with your schedule. Training includes grooming and care of horse before and after riding. 

 

 

Individual lesson- $60-$100 depending on location and travel

Full Training - $200/wk (includes up to 4 lessons/trainer rides/lunging per week)

Partial Training - $180

/wk (includes up to 3 lessons/trainer rides/lunging per week)

 

Lessons on our School Horses
 

Lessons are offered to any level of rider, beginner to advanced in Dressage, Cowboy Dressage, english, jumping and western.  Lessons last 30-45 minutes. Please arrive 15 minutes before your lesson starts, so that you can help groom and tack up your horse and allow yourself 15 minutes after the lesson is over, to clean up your horse and wipe down your tack.

 

Individual lesson- $60-$100 depending on location and travel.

Please contact for package pricing.

 

 

Horsemanship Lessons with our School Horses
 

Lessons include basic horsemanship skills such as learning how to lead, tie, groom, tack up, as well as learning about horse breeds, colors, markings, horse and stable management and more.

 

 

 

 

 

Individual lesson-$60

Please contact for package pricing. 

 

 

 

 

Trainer

Tami Thompson:

Owner/Trainer

USDF Bronze Medalist

Tami started riding at the age of 4 and joined Pony Club at age 7.  Tami's passion for horses lead her to ride and compete in many different disciplines while growing up.  If it had to do with horses, Tami wanted to learn all she could.  She spent many hours as a working student riding as many horses as possible and doing daily chores on numerous ranches and farms.  Tami has been successfully training, breeding, and competing horses for over 20 years.  Tami currently rides with Heidi Gaian on a regular basis and has had the opportunity to ride and learn from trainers such as, Lehua Custer, Molly Martin, Buck Brannaman, Ricky Quinn, Bruce Sandifer, Dwight Hill and more. She believes in putting the horse's health and well-being first and strives to find and develop what the horse excels at and is most happy doing.  Tami is passionate about developing and encouraging the partnership and connection between horse and rider and strives to help them grow together with positive instruction and a soft feel.

 

 

2016

*April 2016 Dressage at the Gaits, High Score Champion-Open, BR Maximum Security

*June 2016  Earned USDF Bronze Medal

*2016 USDF All Breed Award, APHA Champion-Open 2nd Level BR Maximum Security 69.394%

2017

*February 2017 Winter Cowboy Dressage World Show-Open High Point Champion, Hey There Delilah

*September 2017 Cowboy Dressage World Show - Top Hand finalist 3rd Place, Hey There Delilah