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...
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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 28, 2020
The topic of today's show is Connection and Contact. Dolly Hannon, USEF "S" Dressage judge, and USEF ‘R’ Western Dressage Judge answers the question: How would you describe the proper contact...and is it any different in WD as compared to Traditional Dressage? Joann Williams, highest-scoring trainer/rider at the 2019 WDAA world show, describes how to develop contact including how to handle horses that hide behind contact. Dini Swanson from the WDAA (Western Dressage Association of America) also joins me to discuss changes we will see at shows as they startup. Listen in...
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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 17, 2020
We are joined by a couple of Canadians: first we have Brittney Frasier-Beaulieu, top Grand Prix competitor and then Christilot Boylen, recipient of Equine Canada's lifetime achievement award. Plus, we have a discussion with biomechanics coach Dave Thind and competitor Charlotte Jorst. Listen in...
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May 9, 2020
On tonight's show, we have a plethera of guests. US team rider Olivia Lagoy Weltz gives us her pandemic update. We're happy to have Lendon Grey join us on the show as well. And, we will interview author Sandra Beaulieu about her book on how to create a great freestyle. And, Patty Mayer is back for a Trainer Tip discussion all about 3rd level. Listen in...
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