Guest Post: A Miracle of Persistence and Courage

We never know when those miracles will occur, but in our hearts, we know that they will. We know that the assumptions and expectations about the special needs population can fuel limited aspirations and lead to inhibiting anxiety that can

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Improving the jump of a horse

I found on youtube this video, on which the lady shows how to make a horse -especially a young one- to jump more willingly. The lady has placed three obstacles in a small distance from each other, for the horse

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Five Ground Exercises to Try with Your Horse – Horse Magazine

I found this article on Horse Magazine very interesting. What I understood from it as a beginner is that keeping a horse and maintaining its manners is hard work! The link is here

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Instructions for equestrians: How to completely ruin a salsa class!

  “If I was a dressage horse I would have tilted you by now”, I joyfully yelled at our salsa teacher in the students’ hall tonight after the first latin song. Today there was a strong mood for fast tempos

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Rising trot tutorials

Who has watched me riding knows it well; my sitting trot needs improvement. Desperately. And I know it well; I go mad every time I think about this. And my instructors both in Crete and England are often frustrated. Why?

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