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A Survival Guide To Winter Riding – 7 Top Tips
If I had a euro for every time I heard an Equestrian say those dreaded lines, “the evenings are getting darker” or “Im not riding its raining” I would have myself a nice sum of money thats for sure! Not many of us are fond of the winter weather, but unlike other hobbies us Equestrian put theContinue reading “A Survival Guide To Winter Riding – 7 Top Tips”
June Jumping Exercise – The Saucy Snake
Keeping things interesting, we pieced together this saucy little exercise! Incorporating some jumping while still keeping it quite technical. It gave both horse & rider some great results. With the riding festival coming up this weekend, this is a great exercise to brush up on your tight turns, approach to fences and landing on theContinue reading “June Jumping Exercise – The Saucy Snake”
Small Fixes with Big Results – 8 Tips To Improve My Jumping
This post has been brewing for some time now! Over the last few months I wanted to pull together a post about where I currently stand with Dante’s jumping. The most annoying part about this post comes down to the fact that the things I have learned on my jumping journey come down to meContinue reading “Small Fixes with Big Results – 8 Tips To Improve My Jumping”
April Jumping Exercise – Bounce It Bitch
Our Exercises are back!! Our ever so popular exercises are making a comeback. What better way to jump back into the thriving summer season. First up is one of my all time favorites, Who doesn’t love a good pole jumping exercise, especially when it comes with so many good benefits. One that can definitely beContinue reading “April Jumping Exercise – Bounce It Bitch”
October Monthly Exercise – The Figure of 8
This months exercise incorporates oxers and raised canter poles into a figure of 8. While it sounds relatively simple, certain aspects present their own challenges for different horses.
August Monthly Exercise #4 – Achieving a Rhythm
Well its our final August Monthly exercise and I have to say, I’m kind of sad to see this month end. To finish off, we decided again to ask our followers what they wanted to see and once again jumping won out (I’m starting to see a trend here). So the exercise we went with is a fun one that can, as usual, be ridden just on the flat.
August Monthly Exercise #1 – Working on Tight Turns
We’ve been doing quite a good bit of jumping recently, with both of us moving up in the heights, so it was great to do an exercise that made us focus on the more technical side of jumping for a change. This was a great exercise to get us working on tightening up those turns after a fence.