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Your First Horse Show

Have you decided to head out to your first horse show?
Now what do you do?

You have arrived and gotten your number from the horse show secretary…. So … What next? Continue reading

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The Course Walk – Not Just a Stroll in the Park

Walking a show jumping course is not to be sneezed at. You have to:   be focused have a plan understand the questions the course is asking.  

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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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Jumping Position Balance – Top tips to stay in the centre of your horse

“Oh, I got left behind”, this is a common occurrence in the show ring and training arena. Here are some top tips to help you stay in the centre of your horse when jumping or riding in general. Continue reading

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