Discipline : Dressage
Lives : Macedon Ranges, Victoria, Australia
Richard is a leading authority on the influence of the rider on the horse. His students learn balance and to sit well.
Richard has presented lecture /demonstrations and instructor training clinics for the German, Dutch, Australian and New Zealand Equestrian Federations. He presented at the prestigious ’03 Global Dressage Forum in Holland, and was Technical Advisor to the judges at the first National Finals of the ‘Sit Competition‘ for the Dutch Association of Riding Schools.
In clinics around the world he works with a full range of students, from beginner riders of all ages to Olympians (from five countries) and Paralympians. He has conducted train the trainer clinics at places like the DOKR (German Olympic Training Centre) and the German Riding School where professionals are examined.
Richards articles and articles about his work have been published extensively in many of the leading Equestrian Magazines.