Legendary showjumper Geoff Billington shares his tips for winning your next jump-off, while BD judge Leanne Wall’s on hand with her top tips for nailing your next Novice test. Showing supremo Katie Jerram-Hunnable also gives an insight into how to make the best first impression in the show ring – and sheds light on some judging pet peeves – while eventer Eliza Stoddart’s on hand with her favourite gridwork exercise to create a more athletic jumper.
Ever wondered why so many equestrians are looking to get their slice of the action through ‘ownership’? We take a closer look at the idea behind syndicates and the perks of being part of the team. We’ve also got the first instalment of our new series with natural horsemanship-based dressage trainer Mel Beckmann, who shares her advice on learning how to speak horse. Plus, with World Mental Health Day coming up in October, we take a look at some of the of the ways horses help to give us a boost – as well as four straightforward steps to regain your riding mojo!
Ever wondered if you could make your equine spending go a little further? We share some of our favourite fool-proof methods. Getting ready for autumn? Check out our pre-winter to-do list – satisfaction guaranteed. Plus, we’ve tested waterless washes and stain removers ready for when the chill kicks in and taken a look at some of our favourite mediumweight stable rugs on the market that you’ll be eager to tuck your horse up in!
We’ve also got the fabulous opportunity for 10 lucky readers to win an Equisafety Winter Inverno jacket – the perfect companion to your winter riding wardrobe – as well as saddle pads, first aid must-haves, boots, treats and bedding to give away. All this, and so much more, in the November issue of Horse&Rider magazine!