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Ride With Flair and Finesse (part 4 of 4)

Collection & refinement...

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Techniques to Prevent Horses from Bolting

When a horse is gripped by fear, he is dangerous. Learn techniques to prevent your horse from bolting and how to perform an emergency stop if he does take off....

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5 Coaching Tools for Peak Rider Performance

Coaching tools can help a rider to identify problems and make decisions, both during the course of lessons and in high-pressure competition situations....

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Getting the Most from a Clinic

Clinics can be valuable additions to the training program you have with your coach. A clinician brings a fresh set of eyes, and might explain things in a way that sheds new light on an exercise or a problem....

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The Lightness of Being

Steve Rother shares an exercise designed to improve your horse’s body awareness, resulting in a greater level of balance, control and partnership....

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Perfecting The Rein-Back

When your mounted horse is backing calmly and well, his legs will be working together in diagonal pairs, his head and neck will be somewhat extended, his mouth will be closed, and his movements will be smooth, straight, and relaxed....

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A Year of Firsts: The First Trailer Ride

Josh Nichol explains how to introduce young or inexperienced horses to trailering....

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Effective Lungeing Exercises

Does winter weather have you arena-bound? Give these lungeing ideas a try....

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Calming Products: The Kinder Alternative?

There are good reasons for trying to reduce equine stress levels. Learn which products are available to do so. ...

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Developing Expression in the Trot Half-Pass

Tips on improving the quality of this important gait with Karen Pavicic. ...

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