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Fritz Stahlecker – A new way of training horses…

April 7th, 2015 at 11:22 am I remember talking to Sven Rothenberger when he suddenly re-appeared on the world dressage stage in the early 1990’s... Continue reading Read Article

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Back to Basics with Princess Nathalie

at 11:20 am One of the great things about Princess Nathalie’s Victorian clinic, was the quality of the horses and the riders that Pernille Hogg assembled for the visitor to work with. Continue reading Read Article

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Marbach Stud – Living History – Exciting Future…

March 31st, 2015 at 3:58 pm Dr Astrid von Velsen-Zerweck is one of the new young dynamic group of stud leaders who have emerged with the changing-of-the-guard over the last few years to assume the leadership of Germany’s famous state studs. The challenge she faces is daunting... Continue reading Read Article

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Meet Fie Skarso

at 10:47 am Story by Chris Hector & Photos by Roz Neave   You can read the words on the page, but can’t hear the gales of laughter that bubble up all through this interview with the German based, Danish rider, Fie Christine … Continue reading Read Article

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Federico Grisone – was he really such a baddie?

March 26th, 2015 at 12:30 pm Everyone with even a passing knowledge of equestrian history has a vague idea who Grisone was – he was the trainer who used shrewish cats as a forward aid and advocated yelling at horses and then beating them harshly. The … Continue reading Read Article

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Kristy in Australia and Germany

at 11:43 am Kristy Oatley was back in Australia and while here, gave clinic at David and Amanda Shoobridge’s Revelwood Stud... Rebecca Ashton was there to report back. Continue reading Read Article

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Andrew Hoy – The Next Step

at 11:27 am Andrew and Rutherglen left out of the WEG team Interview by Christopher Hector and Photos supplied by Stefanie Strobl & Julia Rau Despite having competed in seven Olympic Games, Andrew Hoy is showing no signs of slowing down, and with … Continue reading Read Article

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George Morris – he’s so unfashionable!

at 10:56 am Can you imagine, an instructor who hates every innovation of the past twenty years when it comes to tack, and riding style, and the structure and direction of the sport? Continue reading Read Article

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Andrew Hoy – Focusing on the Future

at 10:20 am In this exclusive interview with Chris Hector, Australia’s most experienced Olympic level eventer, Andrew Hoy, talks about how Australia can get back on the track to Olympic Gold. Continue reading Read Article

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Glennis, Bimbo and ‘Boy’

March 24th, 2015 at 3:34 pm One of the rare treats of being at the GlennBarrey clinic was the opportunity to watch Bimbo and Glennis working together on her up-and-coming star, Classico II. Now I confess while I have been filled with admiration for Glennis seemingly … Continue reading Read Article

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A Clinic with Andrew Hoy – Part One

at 11:24 am With Camden’s beautiful cross country course and church bells ringing in the distance, Andrew Hoy may have been forgiven for thinking he was still back in the UK, but with record high temperatures for November, there was no doubt he was well and truly back home in Australia. Continue reading Read Article

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The new Dutch breeding values…

March 10th, 2015 at 3:35 pm Christopher Hector looks at the new Dutch breeding values... Continue reading Read Article

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