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[Training Scale Series] Part 3 – Contact in Your Riding

[Training Scale Series] Part 3 – Contact in Your Riding

Contact and connection; hot topics for many riders.  This is often because they can feel quite elusive.  There is confusion regarding what needs to happen in order for contact to occur.  And, how can you tell if the contact is correct and ‘good’? This post and episode are the third in a series about the training scale.  We have already…

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3 Shortcuts You NEED to Stop Taking in Your Riding!

3 Shortcuts You NEED to Stop Taking in Your Riding!

Instant gratification.  It is a very real thing in the world we live in.  People see the thing they want and, without doing a whole of anything, expect to have the same thing.  Equestrians often suffer from this same issue.  Instead of being on a path to better riding, they are guilty of taking shortcuts… And then wonder why, after…

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Your Riding Plan – Part 4:- 1 Exercise – Multiple Ways to Use it in Your Riding [Surprise Inside]

Your Riding Plan – Part 4:- 1 Exercise – Multiple Ways to Use it in Your Riding [Surprise Inside]

Have you been feeling a little overwhelmed when it comes to finding exercises to ride with your horse in the arena? Have you found yourself creating more and more complex grids, and then struggling to make them work for you and your horse? If so, here is a simple exercise you can use this month to help minimize the overwhelm…

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Your Riding Plan – Part 3 – Developing

Your Riding Plan – Part 3 – Developing

Is every 30-minute ride starting to look and feel the same for you? Even the ones that you painstakingly chose exercises to work on? Annoying, isn’t it? Especially because actually ‘moving forward’ in your riding is the reason you are riding! If this is the case, firstly, take heart that you’re not alone! Remaining focused throughout the day to day…

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