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You can also repeat the whole exercise in trot.

Teaching a young or inexperienced horse about ‘leg to hand’. By Bomber Nel of Bombers Bits

Being ‘on the bit’ and in a lovely outline is pleasing to look at, and a sign of a harmonious read more…

A horse showing a soft supple frame as he enters a circle

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Jenny Richardson BHSAI shares her tips for developing that elusive ‘throughness’, in part one of a two part series, for Pegasus.

‘Holding’ the horse just treats the symptom Are you one of the many riders of a dressage horse that struggles read more…

'A young horse in leg yield left, showing lateral suppleness, but lacking the engagement of a more advanced horse.' Kindley supplied by Big Time Media

Tips for leg yielding – By Jenny Richardson BHSAI

If you would like your horse to become rounder, by relaxing the jaw and working in a round, low frame, read more…

Ex-racehorse classes are popular - Picture by  racehorse-trainer Scott Dixon.

Returning to riding – by Jenny Richardson BHSAI

Are you thinking about returning to riding after a break, or a period of not owning a horse? If you read more…

Ladies in historical side saddle attire, in front of Castle Leslie.

Sit to the side – by Jenny Richardson BHSAI

Have you ever fancied trying side saddle? You can read a little more about it elsewhere on this site, in read more…

Transitions help develop balance, suppleness and impulsion.

Transform your transitions – by Castle Leslie Estate’s Jenny Richardson, BHSAI

Is 2019 the year you will step up from Novice to Elementary, in your flatwork? In this article, we will read more…

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Thinking of trying Dressage to Music in 2019? Trainer Jenny Richardson shares her tips…

  Dressage to music gives a really fun element to dressage competition, and is great for the spectators. Many professional riders read more…

Jenny Richardson BHSAI showcases a new video on troubleshooting horse riding mistakes

Castle Leslie Estate’s Head Trainer Jenny Richardson BHSAI showcases a video on the most common riding mistakes we ALL make…   read more…