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Improve your riding with our fab articles! Whether it's building your confidence, riding shapes, or jumping spreads that you need tips on, we have something for every rider.

PONY’s guide to studs

It’s a good idea to use studs when you’re jumping on grass, particularly if it’s slippery. Find out how to get started here Read Article

7 hunter trial tips!

Planning on heading to a hunter trial this year? Check out our seven top tips to make the day run smoothly! Read Article

16 best ever cross country tips!

Jumping cross country is a massive thrill! Here are 16 of the best EVER XC tips to help you (and your pony) get the most out of the experience! Read Article

Shape up your schooling

Shapes spice up your schooling, plus you’ll find them in dressage tests, so get practising with our top tips Read Article

Get your pony fit for fun!

If you’re hoping to get out and about this competition season, it’s important to make sure your pony’s fit enough for the job. Get him feeling fit and fab with our handy guide! Read Article

Halt like a pro

They’re part of every dressage test, so learn how to ride a perfect square halt every time and it’ll guarantee you a better score! Read Article

Hacking in a group

Hacking with your mates is great, but it can be nerve-racking if your pony doesn’t listen to you. Follow our guide to up your confidence! Read Article

Hacking problems: solved!

There’s nothing better than going out on a long summer hack with your friends, but it can be worrying if your pony misbehaves. We problem-bust some common issues Read Article

Giving the right signals

Very few of us can hack out without coming across a road, and knowing the correct signals to communicate with other road users is mega-important. Here are the must-know signals you need! Read Article

Three of our fave polework exercises

Polework is a fab way to improve your jumping skills without even leaving the ground! Here are three of our fave polework exercises for you to try Read Article

Banish filler fears

Banish filler fears for good with our handy guide on how to jump them Read Article

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