ATFO Client, Peer and Personal REFERENCE FORM
APPALACHIAN Trainer Face OFF
For the Amateur division:
This form is to be filled out by 1 client, 2 peers and 1 personal reference
For Professional division:
This form must be filled out by 3 clients, 2 peers and 1 personal reference
This form must be completed by each person individually.
It can be completed by sending this email form, printing and mailing for by calling Suzanna at
Please share this form directly with your references.
PO BOX 81 - Shoals, WV 25562
Which Trainer is this Reference For?
Are you a client, peer or personal reference? (Personal references, we understand you may not be able to answer all questions)
How long have you known this trainer?
Do you feel this trainer has sufficient funding to care for the current horses in their care, as well as an additinoal horse for this event without an financial burden at all?
How often do you see this trainer ride or work horses?
Tell us about the trainer's facility that will be used for the training event's horse:
Are all horses on the property in good body condition and in safe enclosures?
What is this trainer's primary weakness as a trainer (or if a personal reference, just in general)?
What is this trainer's greatest strength as a trainer?
If a client, explain why you chose this trainer for your education or your horse's education?
If a peer, what do you admire most about this trainer's horsemanship?
Does this trainer have experience with feral horses?
Clients and Peers: Tell us about the ground work you have seen from this trainer and about equipment most often used during training:
Do you have additional comments? ALL responses are 100% confidential
Please sign, and upon submission, email firstname.lastname@example.org with several photos of you working with horses and link us to several videos that demonstrate you at your best with horses.