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Shock Horror – WEG tix scandal

October 16th, 2017 at 4:08 pm Even before they go on sale, tickets to the WEG next year get more and more and more expensive! Continue reading Read Article

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Andrew Nicholson Reflects…

at 3:50 pm Rebecca Ashton interviews a modern great… and took the photos When I arrive at top Kiwi eventer Andrew Nicholson’s Wiltshire property, one of the horses is out racing around the field having the time of its life. Grooms are busy … Continue reading Read Article

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The Integration of the Baucher system in the classical school of de la Guérinière by Miguel Tavora

at 2:02 am Two Masters, A Method and A System and a Synthesis. In this article, Portuguese Master of Classical Equitation, Miguel Tavora reconciles the teachings of two French Masters, Baucher and de la Guérinière, and shows that many modern competition riders are using the techniques of both… Continue reading Read Article

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Grace and Miguel: Equitation Ballet

October 15th, 2017 at 1:50 pm Miguel Tavora is a highly regarded dressage coach in both Australia and the United States, as well as in his homeland, Portugal where he originally trained with Nuno Oliveira, and in the Portuguese Cavalry School. Continue reading Read Article

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A Tribute to Clinton

October 13th, 2017 at 3:09 pm Farewell to a great showjumping sire - Clinton Continue reading Read Article

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A Tribute to De Niro

October 12th, 2017 at 3:02 pm De Niro is dead, what is special about his progeny, Ludwig Christmann, of the Hanoverian Verband tells us, "They have the talent for collection and the higher movements, but it is the mind that makes them so special." Continue reading Read Article

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Passionate in Thailand

October 11th, 2017 at 4:03 pm It was an amazing mix: Portuguese horsemanship, Opera, Modern and Traditional Thai Dance, in the perfect setting of the gardens of Horseshoe Point in Thailand. Sit back and enjoy… Let’s face it, when it comes to circus and spectacles, I’m hooked. I … Continue reading Read Article

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George Morris – Timeless Truths – Part One

October 9th, 2017 at 2:30 pm If the role of the trainer is to re-state simple truths over and over again, there is no trainer in the universe who can do the job anywhere near as well as George Morris. Each time those timeless truths come packaged in a whole new set of startling sentences, each time with insights that are as fresh as tomorrow’s dawn... Continue reading Read Article

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Ingrid Klimke talks about Training…

October 6th, 2017 at 4:00 pm Ingrid Klimke has built her philosophy of training her horses on the foundation established by her father, the late Reiner Klimke.. not surprisingly, it is a ‘horse friendly’ way of training based firmly on the classical principles. Continue reading Read Article

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