From Owning a young, unpredictable & unreliable horse there are some things that automatically go out the window. Your money being one & my riding position to be in at a close 2nd. Adjusting your body to survive some of the plunges, bucks or rears your young horse puts in at the beginning of their… Continue reading How Important Your Position is In The Saddle ft. Wild Atlantic Rider & Smyth Breaking & Schooling
It's been a few weeks now since we ventured to our first ever away show to Mullingar Equestrian and I still can't get over what an experience it was. I put a lot of effort into getting myself and Coco prepared and I'm delighted to report that it actually paid off!
Looking for something fun to do in your next jumping session? Well this one is definitely worth a shot. Perfect for practicing for jump offs, setting a rhythm and having a bit of fun, The Mercedes is bound to be a new favourite!
Keeping things interesting, we pieced together this saucy little exercise! Incorporating some jumping while still keeping it quite technical. It gave both horse & rider some great results. With the riding festival coming up this weekend, this is a great exercise to brush up on your tight turns, approach to fences and landing on the… Continue reading June Jumping Exercise – The Saucy Snake
As Ireland's most successful dressage rider and holder of the Irish international records for Grand Prix, Grand Prix Special and the Freestyle to music, Judy Reynolds has brought Ireland to the world stage of international dressage. With our 'Girl Power' buzz still going strong, we couldn't resist getting in touch to ask Judy a few questions about herself and her phenomenal success. Of course we had to grab some quick tips and fun facts while we were at it too
A few months ago I turned to our followers on Instagram for some advice on how to improve my hands while riding. I received some solid advice so I decided to share it here for anyone else who's having trouble...
This exercise was quite deceiving, going to ride this exercise, myself & Orla were slightly cocky in a sense that we thought it was going to be a simple flatwork exercise, well it couldn't of challenged us more ... This Incognito evil pole exercise tests you, your patience & your horses suppleness! Be aware, it… Continue reading May Flatwork Exercise – Pain in the Pole!