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Eyes Up While Riding, Exercises to Improve Looking Where You Are Going

Keeping your eyes up and looking where you are going is as important when riding a horse as driving a car. Imagine if people looked into their steering wheel when they drove their cars! Some riders seem to seemlessly navigate … Continue reading

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Do Late Lead Changes Really Matter When Showing In the Hunter Ring

This question about late lead changes, has been asked of me on several occasions, so it must be something riders, competitors and coaches are concerned about while showing their horses. When Should My Horse Change the Lead? In a perfect … Continue reading

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Jumping Courses To Improve Your Hunter Jumper – Part 3

Now for the fun Jumping part. Here are a collection of Jumping resources for you to consider: Getting the right ‘spot’ when riding – Getting the Right Spot What to do if your horse rushes his fences – Can He … Continue reading

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Over Reacting in the Show Ring – 5 Actions Which Make You Look Like a Loser

5 over reactions which make you look like a loser I was out “horsing around” this week end and saw some interesting sights. Although I wasn’t juding at the time I have seen some of these and maybe have even … Continue reading

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