Category Archives: Horse Show

Posts regarding shows and horse show related topics. May include how to improve test scores or placings at shows.

Riding on the Road – Be Aware

When you hack out do you know the rules of the road? Take a look at some of these highlights to prevent disasters while out riding.   Remember when riding you are considered part of the motor vehicle act and … Continue reading

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Just for Fun – Friday Fun Day!

For a change take a look at these fun sites. A little light reading for your weekend. This is for all of you who have ever dreamed of having your picture in the Practical Horseman magazine for a critique! Horse … Continue reading

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Trouble Shooting – Expert Advice to Avoid Refusals

When you enter the show ring your first concern is to get to eight jumps correctly and succinctly. Missing a distance is bad but a refusal will drop you out of the ribbons for sure. If you have a refusal … Continue reading

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Don’t Lose Your Cool – Ten tips to keep your cool at horse shows

  Most athletes have butterflies prior to the big game. When you, as a horse back rider and competitor have a case of nerves, your horse can feel it. Remember:   what goes in the brain, goes down the rein … Continue reading

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