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Eyes on the Prize: Jason Surnoski

Para-dressage athlete Jason Surnoski sets his sights on WEG 2018.

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10 Tips for Brilliant Cross-Country Rounds

Rebecca Howard shares some tried-and-true strategies that will help you ride safely and effectively cross-country.

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Building a Better Piaffe

Piaffe is a highly collected, cadenced, elevated diagonal movement giving the impression of remaining in place. The horse’s back is supple and elastic.

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Modern Day Training for Competition

The science behind competition coaching, and how modern teaching methods can better simulate the pressures and choices riders have to make in the ring.

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The Equipment Shed

With so many options, it’s easy to get overwhelmed that’s why it’s important to be realistic about your needs in order to make smart equipment purchases.

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Keeping Your Horse Focused Out On The Trail with Josh Nichol

With summer at its peak, now is the perfect time to get out of the arena and head out onto the trail. The great outdoors provides the ideal setting for a well-deserved mental break and gives your horse an opportunity to move freely – in theory, any

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The Smell of a Horse

Humour columnist Doug Breen muses on sensory memory.

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Rebecca Hart: Freedom on the Back of a Horse

Born with the progressive muscle-wasting disease familial spastic paraplegia, Rebecca Hart found “normalcy” and freedom of movement on horseback.

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Help for Horseback Riders Who Sit Crooked in the Saddle

Do you struggle to maintain your seat, and find yourself crooked in the saddle? Learn how to identify and correct asymmetry in your body to fix it.

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Visualize Your Way to a Better Sitting Trot

Shannon Dueck explains how to use your body properly through both physical and mental exercises in order to ride the sitting trot comfortably.