Through coach’s eye: Planning a new set up for Aspire Equestrian Summer Training Camp

By Wiola Grabowska The 2017 Aspire Equestrian Summer Training Camp is in 9 days and this last stretch is my favourite part of the whole planning and organisation process even though it’s wildly time consuming. New set up This Summer Camp is the first one of hopefully a continuously improving series of summer intensive training…

Attn of: Equestrian Photographers developing their portfolios

Aspire Equestrian Riding Academy is looking for: A very special person to stand behind the lenses during our Intensive Training Camp (18th-20th August at Rosehill Equestrian, Henley on Thames, RG9 3EB) as the lovely Christine Dunnington who usually shoots us beautifully, is away. This would suit someone building their photography portfolio rather than an established professional (but…

Behind the Scenes: Preparing the sessions contents for the Spring Intensive Training Camp

From the Academy’s “Admin office” by Wiola Grabowska Usually, about 2 weeks prior the Camps, I like to have a several hours put aside to quietly reflect on what I want the riders to learn and how best to deliver the sessions so they are not overwhelming to the horses. Half way through brainstorming Intensive…