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Jan Lüneberg – the View from Holstein

April 24th, 2015 at 3:13 pm interview by Christopher Hector / Photos Janne Bugtrap   Jan Lüneberg is a showjumping enthusiast, breeder of jumping horses, and the President of that power-house of jumping horse breeding the Holstein Verband in Germany.   How did you become involved … Continue reading Read Article

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How Horses Work with Gerd Heuschmann

at 2:57 pm Gerd Heuschmann is a unique combination – an equine vet who actually rides... Continue reading Read Article

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Hubertus Schmidt: A Masterpiece from a Modern Master

at 2:55 pm Story by Chris Hector and photos by Roz Neave and Roger Fitzhardinge This year at PSI Dressage and Jumping with the Stars, Hubertus Schmidt adopted a new format for his Bates Masterclass – instead of working with the rider and … Continue reading Read Article

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Billy Raymont: Jumping in the Sun

April 21st, 2015 at 10:35 am Alexandra Bruggisser concludes her series with one of the up-and-coming stars of the showjumping scene, Rod Scott took the photos... Continue reading Read Article

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Solving Problems – helping with difficult conditions

at 10:34 am A fit, sound horse is critical in the sport of eventing, especially when it comes to the cross-country phase of a Three Day Event... Continue reading Read Article

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Danish Delight – Princess Nathalie Down Under

at 10:33 am Fresh from her Olympic campaign, Princess Nathalie of Denmark recently hosted a series of dressage clinics in Australia, in Queensland and NSW with the last clinic being held in Victoria at Danielle Harvey’s Officer property, Jesmond Dene. Continue reading Read Article

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German Auction Update

April 16th, 2015 at 11:55 am Latest German Auction results from Westfalia, Oldenburg and Hanover shows good sales for dressage horses and jumpers, and foals... Continue reading Read Article

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Keep it Simple!

April 14th, 2015 at 12:40 pm One of the problems about writing about training horses is that the brilliant trainers don’t have any gimmicks or magic tricks – just good clean training. The wizards with the wands make for far more entertaining reading but the problem … Continue reading Read Article

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Riding from the Inside Out

at 12:40 pm Better Balance for Better Riding – Part Two By Lisa Champion MSc (exercise science) In Part I last month, we took a good look at the movement skill of balance and the relationship between improving your balance and improving your … Continue reading Read Article

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Tally goes to Melbourne 3DE: Part 2 – Walking the Course

at 12:40 pm Have you ever wondered what it would be like to walk the course with a trainer to analyse every single jump for you? Continue reading Read Article

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Riding from the Inside Out

at 12:40 pm Better Balance for Better Riding – Part 1 By Lisa Champion MSc (exercise science) Riders need good balance. Whether it’s to maintain alignment, sit a buck, stay on over a jump or use your body equally on both sides, balance … Continue reading Read Article

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Belinda Bristow takes a lesson with Bimbo Peilicke

April 12th, 2015 at 11:45 am Story by Chris Hector and Photos by Roz Neave Now in his early seventies, Siegfried Peilicke – better known as ‘Bimbo’ – has long been one of Germany’s most respected dressage coaches, and even today his services are keenly sought … Continue reading Read Article

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