Training

My values as an equestrian

My values as an equestrian

I recently listened to the #HorseHour podcast ‘Train your brain’ episode. In this episode host Amy Frost talked to performance coach Jenni Winter about how we can harness our brains to maximise performance with our horses. During this conversation, Jenni discussed the importance of our […]

For the Love of Learning – Part 2 YouTube

For the Love of Learning – Part 2 YouTube

In my first post in the series, ‘For the love of learning’ I shared my favourite equestrian podcasts. Because we all have different learning styles it’s important to look at different learning tools. This week it’s all about YouTube Channels. As far as training goes […]

A clinic with Danielle Keogh

A clinic with Danielle Keogh

Last weekend I attended a clinic with my coach Danielle Keogh. As well as being an incredible dressage rider and coach, Dani is also an experienced physiotherapist. I believe that her deep understanding of anatomy and biomechanics gives her a unique perspective as a trainer. […]

Why a $5 notebook was a brilliant investment in my riding

Why a $5 notebook was a brilliant investment in my riding

I recently purchased a small, rather unassuming notebook for just $5 and I can honestly say, its been a fantastic investment in my riding. I’ve been using it on a regular basis to reflect upon my riding sessions and it has changed the way I […]

Bareback Horse Riding

Bareback Horse Riding

I pulled in at Champion C this Tuesday afternoon around five o’clock, before I had even turned off my car I realised that my short boots were in a rather useless spot, the front porch at home. Although I now have a bit of a […]

For the love of learning – Part 1 Podcasts

For the love of learning – Part 1 Podcasts

One of the things that I love most in life is learning. I get a thrill out of discovering facts and being exposed to new ideas. Learning is also undoubtedly one of the most important factors in helping us to continue to move forward as […]

Bailey Notle Part 2 – Fair Joy

Bailey Notle Part 2 – Fair Joy

Last week I shared Part 1 of my ‘interview’ with Bailey, where she shared about how she found her way into the horse world and the lessons that she has learnt along the way. This week it’s all about her stunning mare Fair Joy! There […]

Bailey Nolte Part 1 – Finding love in horses

Bailey Nolte Part 1 – Finding love in horses

I had the absolute pleasure of interviewing Bailey Notle law student, fiancé and all round incredible equestrian. Learn about how she entered the horse world and then found her way to dressage.

Getting the most out of your riding lesson

Getting the most out of your riding lesson

This weekend I was lucky enough to ride at the Kim Weston clinic hosted by PVS Training & Equine Services in Bowen, North Queensland. This meant a three hour drive, but it was definitely worth it. Kim is a incredibly experienced coach and this comes across […]

The Soundtrack to Our Rides

The Soundtrack to Our Rides

Back when I was a young lass… I’ve always wanted to be able to start a story this way, so a story about what happens when horses and technology collide seemed like a good time to do it. I consider myself incredibly lucky to have […]