BD Young Professionals award winner Levi Hunt trains Sarah and Elise on the improving the quality of their work be developing more forwards paces, dressage trainer Dan Greenwood tests Larry understands the aids for lateral work by doing exercises inside-out and dressage and eventing trainer Ruth Edge helps pony eventer Oliver to improve the contact with young Poppy. Plus Jon Rodgers prepares show jumper Andrea to move up a level with Larry.
On the dressage side, top dressage and event rider and trainer Ruth Edge teaches partially sighted Para rider Verity at Elementary level, while Dan Greenwood trains Larry on Advanced work. Posture and biomechanics videos include world renowned trainer Peggy Cummings doing groundwork with Conquer, an older horse and Denise O'Reilly helping Mike with straightness on a youngster. Finally, Jon Rogers trains eventer Sarah and Hugo across country who are stepping up a level.
Dressage and jumping excerpts this month include jumping training on related distances for two amateur eventers, one on an ex-racer and the other on a homebred with coaches Jon Rogers and Alec Trickett. Top eventer and dressage rider Ruth Edge trains another amateur eventer on improving the connection in the dressage phase and Levi Hunt works with Sophie and her Medium dressage mare who is returning to work following injury. Also, biomechanics coach Denise O'Reilly uses the 'double yellow' lines exercise to improve straightness.
Contrasting subjects in this selection. Classical dressage trainer David Pincus works with Olivia Towers and Wilfred on flying changes on a serpentine in one video, and on developing more flexion in another. British Dressage Young Professional of the Year, Levi Hunt, gives a 3 yr old his first ride outdoors (not without incident!) and world renowned body-work coach Peggy Cummings helps Suezi achieve more harmony with her Lusitano stallion. Plus, Jon Rogers trains Mandy and her ex-racer Monty to jump in a better rhythm.