A conversation with world famous horseman, Dan James.

The Fence Post By Lincoln Rogers   Dan James, world famous Australian horse trainer and equestrian performer/entertainer, has been horseback since he was 6 weeks old. Growing up in Queensland on a cattle station (known in the U.S. as a ranch), James went from working on horses to...

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Dan James Rides Don Magnum in Freestyle Win

The 2018 All American Quarter Horse Congress Freestyle has a new Champion.   Dan James, of Midway, Ky. took home the highest honors with a score of 232 Saturday night during the special event held in front of a sold out crowd in the Coliseum.   James rode Don...

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Top Horse Trainer Instructs Riders at Pownal Farm

Bennington Banner By Patricia LeBoeuf POWNAL — The tall gray former racing horse reared up and pulled on its rope.   The small group of riders in the arena with their horses at Wilden's Run Farm watched as horse trainer Dan James told Tara Dee Ratzer not to back...

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Autumn Schweiss Finds Redemption At Morven Park

The Chronicle of the Horse By: Christina Keim The only goal that Autumn Schweiss had set for her longtime partner, Oakport Strauss, at the Morven Park CIC**, held Sept. 29-Oct. 1 in Leesburg, Va., was to earn a final qualifying score for a CCI** later this year....

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Transplanted Aussie Stays Busy Teaching Horses New Tricks

WUKY By Samantha Lederman   Nestled in between a few of Lexington's historic and prestigious thoroughbred breeding farms on Leestown Road, there's a new kid on the block, and he's establishing a little piece of Down Under here in the Bluegrass.  Horse Capital Reporter Samantha Lederman recently paid...

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Clinic Report: Clayton Fredericks

Chelsea Smith Smith Equine Media, LLC   The Australian Equine Performance Center in Midway, Kentucky, home of Double Dan Horsemanship USA (you might’ve seen Dan James at Rolex), recently hosted its first ever eventing clinic with Clayton Fredericks.   The farm is absolutely gorgeous and is well setup for clinics...

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Amazing horsemanship at Gympie Show

The Gympie Times DOUBLE Dan Horsemanship will amaze the crowds at the Show this year with their exciting and individual brand of entertainment, clinics and training. Dan James and Dan Steers, the two men behind Double Dan Horsemanship, are two very talented individuals. Both highly skilled horsemen, they...

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Road to the Horse 2017

AQHA By Road to the Horse This is not your ordinary broadcast! In true Road to the Horse fashion we’re exploding boundaries and exploring new territory by creating a cutting-edge experience for fans. For the first time ever, RTTH world champions Dan James and Craig Cameron will be on...

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Colt of the Month: Dan James

The old saying goes, “you can take the man out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the man.” In this case, the country is the Australian outback and the man is horse trainer, clinician and equine entertainer Dan James.   Known the...

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Dan James: International Horsemaster

He’s no stranger to Road to the Horse. The crew loves him, the fans love him, let’s just be honest, everyone loves the charismatic Australian horseman, Dan James! Since his very first appearance at Road to the Horse 2012, fans have had a front row...

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G’Day Mate — Down Under’s Double Dan Horsemanship

Sideline News written by Abby Westmark Photos by Laura W. Donnell of Laura Whitney Photography   The lovely country of Australia has undeniably given us many wonderful things – the Sydney Opera House, the boomerang and the ever-gorgeous movie star Hugh Jackman. But it has much more to boast...

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The Pathway To Horsemanship – by Dan Steers & Dan James

The Pathway To Horsemanship - by Dan Steers & Dan James | The Horsemen's CorralThe Corral Welcomes Our New Feature Writers From Double Dan Horsemanship - Dan Steers & Dan James When Dan James and I met on the El Caballo Spanish Horse ...

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SpectraVET Performance of the Week: Dan James & IRA Top Gunner

SpectraVET Performance of the Week: Dan James & IRA Top Gunner Just weeks after a potentially career-ending injury, Dan James brought home the Kentucky Reining Cup freestyle People's Choice Award. On March 6, 2015, a colt in training flipped over on Dan James, part of the...

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