Cross-training is good for all athletes, including horses, and there are numerous options available to add variety and reap rewards of improved flexibility, endurance and strength. Here Grand Prix rider Nicholas Fyffe rides Fiero HGF, a P.
Dressage Today Magazine has these tips on cross-training yourself and your dressage mount.
Modifying Muscle Patterns to Build a Better Equine Athlete
Understand why and how you should activate a greater range of muscles in your horse’s body.
Modifying Muscle Patterns to Build a Better Equine Athlete | Dressage Today
Kindergarten Exercises to Learn the Aids | Dressage Today
Circles Deconstructed~Circles are a geometric challenge in dressage that, when mastered and well-ridden, can set the stage for a beautiful test. If ridden well, a circle will supple the horse and prepare him for movements
How to Create a Self-Going Horse By Laura Graves Laura breaks down exercises for forward, through movement in the horse for integration at just about any level of riding. LOVE this article (and pretty much anything she does sooooo)