Articles About Franklin
Magazine articles, news releases, and personal anecdotes
Seagerworld - Ponderings from West Germany. Carolyn seager 2012
Be sure to enjoy the amazing photo slideshow Carlolyn has included!
The horse-world jungle drums have been beating excitedly here in the SW, as news spreads of the impending September visit of charismatic horseman, Franklin Levinson. With over forty years of horse training experience behind him, Franklin, the renowned gentle-man of horse-whispering', has built a successful career in equine training that far exceeds most of those in the now fashionable world of 'natural horsemanship'. For many a year, Franklin lived in Hawaii where he ran the popular, Maui Horse Whisperer Experience but he is now based on the paradise island of Corfu with his wife, Ilona Staikou. Still passionate about his life's work dedicated to showing people that success with horses is a life enriching process,
Dorset Magazine, 2012. (PDF download)
This article describes what goes on at The New Horse facility in Dorset and my programs there. I have taught there before and loved it enough to have it become my UK base. The Bourchier family who own and operate this first rate facility are some of the best folks anywhere. The horsemanship is superior, the place is terrific and the people the best.
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Central Horse Magazine, Sep 2011. Covers Franklin's 3-week fall trip to Englan where he offered classes and demonstrations on EFL and Life Enrichment.
BY Carol Sponagle, The State Journal-Register, Sept. 05, 2010
by Maggie Holley, Hartley Farm, (August 2010)
by Mary Sinanidis, Athens News Online Edition (Oct, 2009)
by Wes Johnson, former U.S. diplomat (May, 2009)
Written by the parent of a Colorado Immersion Program Participant (2008)
Debra Gehrke, April 2007
Debra Gehrke, April 2007
(New Zealand Horse Trek, 2007)
by Pat Martin. Reprinted with permission by The Fence Post
Eques Magazine, Dec '05 (Outside Link)
Interview by Anthi Stamatopoulou for Proto Thema (Greek Newspaper).
Published September 2005
Your Horse Magazine, UK Feb 2005
published in Greek National Horse Magazine, Jan 2005
by Christina Psaltaki, Horse Magazine,
Syros, Greece, May, 2004
by Thanos Kapsalis,
Public Opinion Newspaper, Syros, Greece, May 5, 2004
Lacome Globe, July, 2003
Travel & Leisure Magazine, March, 2002
Previously published in Honolulu Advertiser, September 24, 2000
Maui News, August 2001
Maui Concierge Magazine, March, 2001
Maui Island Weekly, August 8, 2000
Maui Island Weekly, March 1, 2000
by Annette Roller, November 1999
The Maui News, March 7, 1999