eventing and later changed to a classical dressage
format. He has schooled with a number of ridden
professionals from Europe, South America, and the
Roel Theunissen, Olav Drehn,
Burfeind, Tina Konyot and Katja Eilers. He has also
schooled with James Fairclough and Heiki Bean.
In 2007 Bill
drove a 3yr old Morgan stallion, sired by his
stallion, Rosevale Leggo, to a 2007 USEF Regional 4th
Horse of the year
award in carriage driving. He has driven his
stallion Rosevale Leggo and several other of Leggo's
get to numerous
other driving championships.
Bill combines his
technical understanding of the horse and how it is
influenced by a rider to the art of driving, and
style of driving with a BALANCED SEAT.
In November 2010,
Bill submitted a letter on the subject of Bending
and Balance to the editor of the Whip, the
publication of the American Driving Society . His
letter brought the following response.