There’s plenty of riding exercises to keep you inspired. William Fox-Pitt explains how to improve your horse’s straightness. Hannah Esberger-Hancock shows you how to fine-tune your flatwork by introducing half-pass to your schooling sessions. And, with the competition season just around the corner, we’ve put together a hacking-based fitness plan to help get your horse fit.
If you’re planning on getting out competing this year but get nervous when riding in front of a crowd then check out what you can do to feel more confident. It won’t be long until sumnmer’s here but in the meantime keep your horse happy by enriching his winter quarters. And, we take a look at how hormonal issues affect mares and what treatments are available.