HORSE HERO UPDATE - 5th September 2015
Latest Blogs. Alex Franklin chases Championships, Jessica Gale is pleasantly surprised, Sarah Isaacs has a scare, Sharon Edwards gets an Aachen boost, Sophie Jenman prepares for Burghley, Jo Eccles has a ball, Sam Brown plays the name-game and Lynn Davies is unexpectedly busy. Karen Morris stays on top, Polly Williamson teaches the art of 'repair', Olivia Wilmot is doubly-pleased, Georgie Somerset has big news and Natalie Allen is disappointed. Jane Naughton plays with the big boys and Erin Williams steps up!
Editorial. In our latest Guest Feature, Canadian dressage rider Leueen Willoughby reports on the debacles and delights of the 2015 Pan Am Games. Plus straight-talking answers to forum questions on napping and training issues such as opening the mouth, improving responsiveness and softening the contact from our own Horse Hero Guru, and a selection of last month's blogs if you haven't yet caught up with all our bloggers.
Filming. We last filmed 24 year old Ryan Todd, who is contesting his first year at senior level after a successful few years on the international Young Rider circuit. Ryan, who trains with Laura Tomlinson, rode his top horse Charlie for us (published above) as well as a spooky mare and a newly started youngster and provided an excellent insight into his training.
Next video: More from eventing World Class Squad member Sam Ecroyd, who recently helped Team GB to team bronze at the Junior European Championships.