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Rider Reactions

Often, one result of spending more hours in the saddle is being better equipped to take action as soon as you feel things aren’t going quite to plan. These quick reactions can be the difference between finishing on your dressage score and finishing in the dirt.

4 months ago

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Four Ways to Better Riding

Are there any riders among us who believe their bodies work as well as they should do? Whose lower back never hurts, whose joints always move flexibly and freely, whose body symmetry is as good as it can be?

4 months ago

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Nine Exercises to Improve Accuracy

Riding with accuracy is important in every phase of eventing. From improving your centre lines and transitions in dressage to confidently tackling narrow fences and tricky lines on the cross country course. BE Master Coach, Caroline Moore, reveals a few of her favourite exercises to help your accuracy in all phases.

4 months ago

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Perfecting Your Horse's Plaits

Are you looking to polish up on your plaiting skills? Piggy French's groom, Amy Phillips, shares her top tips and step by step guide to perfect plaits.

4 months ago

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How to Memorise Your Dressage Test

We take a look at the different ways that we memorise information and how we can use this to help us learn (and remember) our dressage test!

6 months ago

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Are we Fit for Purpose?

Jonathan Chapman explores some ideas around event rider body shape and the importance of balance.

6 months ago

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