***TAKEN!*** Rare Opportunity! Amber – Fabulous pony available for Training Share with the Academy

TAKEN! WELCOME TO THE TEAM JASMINE O’BRIEN! 🙂  AMBER – 13.2HH WELSH SEC C SCHOOLMISTRESS  Available for training share with the Aspire Equestrian Riding Academy, Amber is a fabulous all-round schoolmistress who is safe and fun, well travelled, well schooled and turns her hoof at anything from dressage, through show-jumping to cross-country. Ideally, we are…

Rider’s Question: What length of reins should I ride with and how to develop the right feel for it

By Wiola Grabowska Rider Question: “[…]thanks for my videos. Can we have a chat about rein length at some point […] They just always look so much longer than they feel on Gilly and look awful to me! I feel like it’s something I have the wrong feel for and need to fix.[…]” Video feedback…

The dreaded rising trot without stirrups – why do it and how it can help you with your riding skills

By Wiola Grabowska Rider: Mairi M. Horse: Boo Most riders I know and teach wouldn’t describe rising trot without stirrups as their favourite seat development exercise but I do rate it and use it as often as possible. Here’s why: It’s one of a very few exercises that relatively quickly change a “busy” rider into…