When I first started trying to find my way back into the equestrian world, and struggled with how much it had changed (and not for the better), I was lucky to find Epona.tv. The two journalists who founded it had … Continue reading
The controversy still swirls around the method known variously as rollkur or LDR (low, deep, and round). Someone from a Facebook group I’m part of recently posted photos and video from Falsterbro, a high level competition in Sweden. This evidence showed that the … Continue reading
Posted in Improving Your "Eye"
Tagged Adelinde Cornelissen, Biotop, competitive Dressage, Dr. Gerd Heuschmann, Dr. Reiner Klimke, Dressage, Gigolo, Grand Prix, Isabell Werth, LDR, Olympics, rollkur, training, Writing of Riding
Once again, for the “millionth” time, someone shared the video of Blue Hors Matinee on Facebook. The comments are always the same … “Can’t get enough of this!” … “I could watch this over and over!” etc., etc., etc. Even … Continue reading
Posted in Improving Your "Eye", Thinking Out Loud
Tagged aggressive riding, Akeem Foldager, bad dressage, Blue Hors Matine, blue tongue, cruelty, Dr. Gerd Heuschmann, Epona.TV, FEI, Gunther Seidel, Tørveslettens Stamina, Tug of War