July 11, 2020
Nicola Smith founder of Dressage Rider Training joins us and Meghan Brady tells us about her equine business coaching program. Plus, we discuss tips on riding in the heat. Listen in...
- GUESTS AND LINKS DRESSAGE EPISODE 574:
July 6, 2020
For this month's USDF episode we will be joined by USDF Competitions Director Krystina Wright who has lots of updates, after that we discuss training the Prix St. George with Patty Mayer and then we have 10 tips for the average rider. Listen in...
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June 30, 2020
Dini Swanson from the WDAA (Western Dressage Association of America) joins me to discuss; this podcast becoming the official podcast of the WDAA, AQHA recognizing Western Dressage for points and the decision to hold the WDAA World Show 2020. In the Judges View segment, Simone Windeler, 'R' Western Dressage Judge and a USDF L graduate, explains how riders could improve their scores by increasing impulsion, not speed. Frances Carbonnel joins me for the Training Tip and we discuss the process of teaching a horse and rider to have more impulsion.
June 23, 2020
On tonight’s show our guests include regular Wendy Murdoch, as well as Horse Radio Network Auditor Emily Bentz to help us review Sandra Beaulieu’s book on freestyles. For our saddle fit tip we are joined by equine dentist Dr. Brad Tanner. Listen in…
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June 13, 2020
On today's show we have fellow Horse Radio Network Host Joy Hills to talk about diversity in horse sport and her show Retired Racehorse Radio, as well as a discussion about funny judges comments. After that we get a great trainer tip from Canadian Brittany Fraser-Beaulieu. Listen in...
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June 8, 2020
USDF president Lisa Gorretta talk about the return to competitions, as well as returning guest Patty Mayer on to discuss training for 4th level. After that we bring you a trainer tip from Micah Deligdish.
May 25, 2020
Today we have a big show with guests Wendy Murdoch and Felicitas von Neumann Cosel discussing the sure foot stability pads, and then Vivianne Schmidt continues to educate us about bits, for our trainer tip we will be joined by Dr. Hilary Clayton talking about reconditioning our horses for competition.
May 2, 2020
Relaxation and Suppleness are found at the base of the training pyramid. In the 'Judges View' segment Stacy Westfall interviews Joanne Coy, an 'R' rated western dressage judge about how relaxation is seen from the judges chair. She also offers tips on how to increase your score with proper preparation for your transitions.
In the Trainers Tip segment, Marsha Hartford Sapp, USEF Western Dressage Champion and USDF Gold Medalist, shares her training advice. It is her belief that relaxation begins the moment you put the halter on. Stacy and Marsha discuss how to handle a horse that unloads in a new location with their head up, calling out for friends. Hauling inexperienced horses to show and the difference between a horse bringing their energy up and staying relaxed vs becoming tense especially as riders advance through the levels. Listen in...
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April 14, 2020
We will be joined by Israeli international rider, Micah Deligdish, as well as sports performance coach, John Haime. And, stick around for amazing fitness tips from Nicola Smith of Dressage Rider Training. Listen in...
GUESTS AND LINKS DRESSAGE EPISODE 561:
- Co-Hosts: Reese Koffler-Stanfield and Philip Parkes
- Photo: Micah Deligdish
- Official Podcast of the United States Dressage Federation
- Guest: Micah Deligdish, International rider for the country of Israel
- Guest: John Haime, president of new edge performance, human performance coach, former pro golfer
- Total Saddle Fit Trainer Tip: Nicola Smith of Dressage Rider Training, personal trainer, fitness, and lifestyle coach
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April 5, 2020
On tonight’s USDF episode we have USDF executive director Stephan Hienzsch to give us an update. Then, we will bring on Angela Ariatti to give us ideas on what to do with your horse-crazy kids. Following that, we’re going to finally get to our book review of Isabelle Werth’s biography with Chantel. Listen in...
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