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The 10 Best Horse Riding Positions for Event Training

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Not assuming correct horse riding positions during event training can lead to severe injuries in unsupervised lessons within the show jumping and hunting circuit. New and inexperienced riders are at greater risk of injury, in particular injuries of the long bone and head injuries – the two most common forms of horseback injuries. Your spine […]

Why are Warmblood Horses Used in Show Jumping and Hunter Sports?

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Show Jumping and Hunter sports often use warmbloods for their agility and elegance when competing in the show ring. Warmbloods are neither too heavy nor too light. They tend to be tall and handsome and can easily be trained to trot with an elegant gait. This makes them the judges’ favourites and is one of […]

Things to Know Before Buying the Right Horse For Show Jumping

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Buying a hunter/jumper show horse for the first time is a tricky decision and there are some finer points that you need to consider before you part with your horse money. Riders are just a few months into horse riding and beginners need to know that there are over 200 best hunter horse breeds, and […]