USDF Official Podcast
527: Bill McMullin and North American Young Rider Champion Callie Jones

527: Bill McMullin and North American Young Rider Champion Callie Jones

August 18, 2019

We are joined by Reese's Aachen co-chaperone Bill McMullin and 2019 North American Young Rider champion Callie Jones.  Plus, we answer a listener question about doing better extensions for the trainer tip.  Listen in....

Aachen International Horse Show and the Dressage Foundation International Dream Program, Plus a Trainer Tip with Tina Irwin

Aachen International Horse Show and the Dressage Foundation International Dream Program, Plus a Trainer Tip with Tina Irwin

August 11, 2019

We are going to review Reese’s big trip to Aachen International Horse Show with the participants of the Dressage Foundation International Dream program, followed by a great trainer tip with Tina Irwin. Listen in…

Becoming a Dressage Judge, Fly Control, and a Trainer Tip

Becoming a Dressage Judge, Fly Control, and a Trainer Tip

June 24, 2019

We are joined by international judge, Joanne Bouwhuis who will take us through the process of becoming a dressage judge. Karen Isberg comes on to talk about fly control and what to do about horses that are extra sensitive. And, then we’re pleased to have Megan McIsaac for the Trainer Tip. Listen in...

#501 - USDF FEI Trainers Conference, Training PRE Horses and the Training Pyramid

#501 - USDF FEI Trainers Conference, Training PRE Horses and the Training Pyramid

February 9, 2019

Patty Mayer recaps the most recent USDF FEI Trainers Conference, Nicole Harrington talks about the challenges of training PRE horses and our Total Saddle Fit Trainer Tip continues the discussion on the training pyramid. Listen in...

2019 USDF Tests and Dressage Foundation Grants  #497

2019 USDF Tests and Dressage Foundation Grants #497

January 6, 2019

For our first USDF episode of 2019 we will talk to Eliza Sydnor Romm about the dressage foundation and all of their wonderful grants, after that we will be joined by Bill Warren and Bill Mcmullin to go over the new USDF tests.  Our training tip focuses on simple exercises to improve canter balance.

#495 – Hilary Moore-Hebert Training Tips and Year End Questions

#495 – Hilary Moore-Hebert Training Tips and Year End Questions

January 6, 2019

Hilary Moore-Hebert stops by with some Total Saddle Fit Training Tips that she is rather passionate about.  Plus, Reese and Philip answer some HRN year end questions.  Listen in…

Dressage #494 – Comedian Pam Stone Returns and Where to Get Good Health Info

Dressage #494 – Comedian Pam Stone Returns and Where to Get Good Health Info

December 15, 2018

We are joined by Comedian Pam Stone, who will recap her World Equestrian Games experience.  Regular guest Karen Isberg from Kentucky Performance Products discusses where to get the best information on supplements and the Total Saddle Fit Trainer Tip is on handling on the ground.  Listen in…

#493 – USDF Convention Review and Chairperson of the USDF Freestyle Committee Dolly Hannon

#493 – USDF Convention Review and Chairperson of the USDF Freestyle Committee Dolly Hannon

December 10, 2018

The final USDF show of 2018 we get a report of USDF Convention from listener and friend of the show Ruth MCormick, Dolly Hannon (chairperson of the USDF Freestyle Committee) joins us and a Total Saddle Fit Trainer Tip.

#491 USDF Finals Wrap with Bridget Hay, Marta Renilla, Anartz Chanca and Cristen Brown

#491 USDF Finals Wrap with Bridget Hay, Marta Renilla, Anartz Chanca and Cristen Brown

November 17, 2018

A wrap of the USDF Dressage Finals with Bridget Hay (Intermediate II Open Champion), Marta Renilla (5th in Intermediate II and 7th in Grand Prix Freestyle), Anartz Chanca (5th at 3rd and 4th level) and Cristen Brown (USDF).  Plus, Bridget Hay does the Total Saddle Fit Tip of the Week on lateral exercises.   Listen in…

#487 Sylvia Loch Rider’s Balance Book, Hess Ride Better Book, Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts

#487 Sylvia Loch Rider’s Balance Book, Hess Ride Better Book, Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts

October 25, 2018

Rider’s Balance author Sylvia Loch is interviewed, Philip and Reese review Christoph Hess’ Ride Better and Jodie Kelly talks about how the equestrian community is working to help animal and human victims in the aftermath hurricane Michael.