The magic of a virtual training programme

Seeing I have a lovely winner of the Hay-Net competition starting her virtual coaching with Aspire I thought it is only fair that we chat about the magic of online training today ๐Ÿ™‚ There is a gentle buzz about with regards to online coaching/training and not without a valid reason. Apart from obvious benefits of…

WIN 2 WEEKS of Virtual Coaching With Aspire Equestrian E-Academy

Aspire Equestrian has teamed up with Hay Net Social Blogging platform ย to offer a fantastic prize for two (+1!) lucky Hay Net members. If you haven’t joined the site yet head over for a quick and free sign up. “Aspire E-Academy is a long distance training based on video footage and online communication. Developed to…

Photo Report from Aspire Equestrian Coaching at Cullinghood, Berkshire

Fresh off the camera as I have just returned from sunny Berkshire! Venue: http://www.cullinghood.co.uk The riders really enjoyed the mechanical horse sessions and the value of those has surprised me. We were able to pinpoint several interesting points to work on in all riders and then work on those in real life situation on horses…

JUNE & JULY ASPIRE Training Availability. Please Feel Free To Share :)

Aspire training availability for the next couple of months Please feel free to share and spread the word about Aspire intensive training opportunities for both non-horse owners and owners out there. General outline of Aspire coaching weekends can be found on here: http://issuu.com/aspireeq/docs/aspirecoachingweekends2013/1 but individual & weekday training requirements welcome. Available: Nationwide & Europe.

THE POWER OF SLOW MOTION – VIDEO ANALYSIS IN TRAINING OF AMATEUR RIDERS

Is it for me? Despite growing numbers of online shows, virtual training options and overwhelming choice of phones with in-built camcorders, video analysis is still hugely underused and undervalued training tool among grassroots riders. Many think it’s something “for advanced riders” but its effectiveness really has nothing to do with how skilful you are. I’ve…