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How I Raise my Youngstock How I Raise my Youngstock
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How I Raise my Youngstock

By Amanda Wilson | Monday, 26 July 2021
Getting Smooth Transitions and Corners Getting Smooth Transitions and Corners
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Getting Smooth Transitions and Corners

By Amanda Wilson | Monday, 19 July 2021
Importance of Using Your Hips Correctly When Riding Importance of Using Your Hips Correctly When Riding
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Importance of Using Your Hips Correctly When Riding

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 8 July 2021
My Winter Turnout Regime My Winter Turnout Regime
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My Winter Turnout Regime

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 1 July 2021

Over winter, my jumpers are all turned out to recoup after a busy season and to give me a much-needed break to catch up on my life away from horses.

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Balancing After the Jump Correctly Balancing After the Jump Correctly
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Balancing After the Jump Correctly

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 3 June 2021
Improving Overall Position Improving Overall Position
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Improving Overall Position

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 3 June 2021
Improving Lower Leg Flexibility Improving Lower Leg Flexibility
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Improving Lower Leg Flexibility

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 3 June 2021
Growing as a Rider Growing as a Rider
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Growing as a Rider

By Amanda Wilson | Wednesday, 26 May 2021
I am on a continual quest for self-improvement in my personal life and with my work with horses. I am always striving to find the best pattern possible to ensure my horse's job is simple and my teaching is clear and easy... KEEP READING >
Case Study Case Study
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Case Study

By Amanda Wilson | Wednesday, 19 May 2021
The Importance of a Good Reward System The Importance of a Good Reward System
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The Importance of a Good Reward System

By Amanda Wilson | Wednesday, 5 May 2021
An Affordable Massage Unit for Horses An Affordable Massage Unit for Horses
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An Affordable Massage Unit for Horses

By Amanda Wilson | Wednesday, 5 May 2021
Massaging Tight Hamstrings Massaging Tight Hamstrings
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Massaging Tight Hamstrings

By Amanda Wilson | Tuesday, 27 April 2021
Importance of Horsemanship Lessons Importance of Horsemanship Lessons
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Importance of Horsemanship Lessons

By Amanda Wilson | Tuesday, 13 April 2021
After years of showjumping with pretty good success, I found myself at a stalemate in my mid-twenties, feeling like I wasn't making the progress needed to truly achieve the goals I had set for myself. I became super... KEEP READING >
Getting Correct Stirrup Length Getting Correct Stirrup Length
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Getting Correct Stirrup Length

By Amanda Wilson | Monday, 12 April 2021

Having correct stirrup length in jumping is important because if they are set incorrectly it can drastically affect the rider's balance and that of the horse. 

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Finding Enjoyment Again in Your Riding Finding Enjoyment Again in Your Riding
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Finding Enjoyment Again in Your Riding

By Amanda Wilson | Monday, 12 April 2021
I've been riding for over 25 years now and competing at a high level for 13 of those years. Whilst I have always loved horses, there have definitely been times when I have burnt out and needed to take a break and find the... KEEP READING >
How to Get Your Horse Uphill How to Get Your Horse Uphill
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How to Get Your Horse Uphill

By Amanda Wilson | Wednesday, 7 April 2021

In this video, I explain how a horse needs to work in order to be uphill.

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How to Judge Your Distance to a Triplebar Jump How to Judge Your Distance to a Triplebar Jump
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How to Judge Your Distance to a Triplebar Jump

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 18 March 2021

In this article, I show you how to find your ultimate take-off distance to a triple-bar fence, which requires a very different ride compared to a vertical or oxer.

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How to Judge Your Distance to an Oxer Jump How to Judge Your Distance to an Oxer Jump
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How to Judge Your Distance to an Oxer Jump

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 18 March 2021

In this article, I show you how to judge your ultimate take-off distance to an oxer, which requires a slightly different ride to jumping a vertical (which I have discussed in a previous article).

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How to Judge Your Distance to a Vertical Jump How to Judge Your Distance to a Vertical Jump
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How to Judge Your Distance to a Vertical Jump

By Amanda Wilson | Thursday, 18 March 2021
In this article, I talk through how I pick my ultimate take-off distance when jumping verticals. This ultimate take-off distance is very different to jumping oxers or triple bars and therefore, requires a much different... KEEP READING >
The Importance of Sports Psychology The Importance of Sports Psychology
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The Importance of Sports Psychology

By Amanda Wilson | Monday, 8 March 2021
I’ve been thinking up ideas to write about for my up-and-coming articles and have decided that the area regarding horses that I am must passionate about is not the physical component of the sport itself (which I do... KEEP READING >