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Advice for your first BE80(T) event

BE80(T) is a great way to start eventing, with plenty of support and lots of opportunities all around the country. At the pilot Airowear BE80(T) Championships last weekend we caught up with Linda DeMatteo, one of our regular Virbac 3D Worming BE80(T) coaches, to ask for some top tips for making your first BE80(T) competition a great experience.

7 months ago

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Pilates for event riders – part 2

Liza Randall looks at common rider faults and how a few mind-body pilates exercises can help overcome them.

7 months ago

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Pilates for event riders – part 1

Pilates devotee Liza Randall looks at why core stability, stretching and conditioning exercises are so essential for riders.

7 months ago

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How to get a clear show jumping round

When it comes to show jumping, many of us find that nerves can get the better of us. So how can we overcome this and aim for that clear round?

7 months ago

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Developing the fifth leg

Jonathan Chapman shares some wise words and training tips for safe fence jumping.

8 months ago

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Dealing with competition nerves

The night before a competition you realise that you have forgotten how to ride, can’t picture yourself getting on and can’t remember any of your training. Ring any bells? Trigger words or actions that correspond to a positive event can help.

8 months ago

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