The training required for success in three disciplines means eventers typically change shape significantly throughout the season and ensuring the saddle fits comfortably for peak performance can become a challenge.
“All he had to do was keep walking and get his toes wet. But, horses being horses, that would have been too simple.”
With the first two Scottish events cancelled, Sarah and Hugo had a go at a show jumping competition and ended up going swimming in the snow!
Advice and exercises from Great Britain’s World Class Performance Coach Chris Bartle for you to try at home. Part five, the final part of the series, looks at learning an exercise to perfect jumping corners.
Nicola Wilson and Laura Collett share their eventing tack care tips.
Advice and exercises from Great Britain’s World Class Performance Coach Chris Bartle for you to try at home. Part four looks at learning the 'what if' position.