Dressage

Maree Tomkinson takes a lesson with Susanne Miesner

August 22nd, 2016 at 12:31 pm Poor Maree Tomkinson, you would have a thought a lesson with a top German professional rider-trainer-author-educator, would be a breeze. A wonderful opportunity to sit looking pretty on some superbly educated beastie with all his buttons firmly in place... but Susanne Miesner is too subtle for that... Continue reading Read Article

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Sitting in on another clinic with Jeremy Steinberg

August 8th, 2016 at 3:20 pm Last month we featured an interview with Jeremy conducted by Rebecca Ashton, now join Rebecca and sit in on a clinic watching the man do what he does best... Continue reading Read Article

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Saddleworld Rising Star: August

July 31st, 2016 at 5:13 pm Meet the Saddleworld Rising Star for August - twenty-two year old dressage rider, Amy Reilly... Continue reading Read Article

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EA Australian Youth Dressage Championships

July 27th, 2016 at 10:17 am There’s a lot of talk these days bewailing the decline of youth. They’re all on their devices taking selfies with no life goals but to have their Facebook likes maxed. The EA Australian Youth Dressage Championships highlighted quite the reverse... Continue reading Read Article

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Germany’s New Stars!

July 20th, 2016 at 4:21 pm Interviews by Chris Hector and Birgit Popp and Photos by Roz Neave and Kit Houghton Perhaps the most amazing thing about the German dressage scene is their ability to produce new and wonderful horses out of no-where. At Aachen this year, … Continue reading Read Article

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A clinic with Christoph Hess – Part One – Young Horses

July 15th, 2016 at 2:52 pm Alexandra Bruggisser sits in on a clinic with Christoph Hess... Continue reading Read Article

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Jeremy Steinberg – more words of wisdom

July 1st, 2016 at 3:32 pm Last time we featured an interview with Jeremy it went viral. Dressage fans all over the world reacted (mostly positively) to the American coach’s frank assessment of some of the world’s leading riders and the current state of dressage. Not surprisingly, Rebecca Ashton asked Jeremy for a follow up… Continue reading Read Article

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Countdown to Rotterdam

June 29th, 2016 at 4:44 pm All the Australian dressage contenders are over in Europe now, fine tuning their horses for the final selection trial.   LYNDAL OATLEY Lyndal Oatley didn’t have the greatest start to her selection campaign, when her horse, Sandro Boy, was not … Continue reading Read Article

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Mary Hanna – Dressage Rider – Part Three

June 27th, 2016 at 4:23 pm In part three, Mary Hanna continues talking about her riding career, and philosophy of dressage training... Continue reading Read Article

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A Masterclass with Hans Heinrich Meyer zu Strohen

June 22nd, 2016 at 10:58 am Rebecca Ashton sits in on the Queensland Master Class… She also took the photos but as you might have figured for yourself, clever as she is, she can’t write and click, and took these photos at another clinic at Brett Parbery’s … Continue reading Read Article

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A walk in the park… Dressage Selection at Odense

at 10:57 am Australia’s first selection event for the dressage for Rio was held in Odense, hometown of storyteller H.C Andersen. The show ground is in the middle of city, a huge green area, but it would prove to be no walk in the park for the combinations entering. Continue reading Read Article

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Judges Clinic at the Sydney CDI

June 16th, 2016 at 4:32 pm Rebecca Ashton reports from the post Sydney CDI, judges clinic... Continue reading Read Article

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