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Training your horseIf you are looking for training tips to improve you and your horse’s performance, then Horse & Hound is here to help. Our training area includes videos and written advice to help riders at all levels.

Whether you are a dressage rider looking to pick up those vital extra marks, a showjumper struggling with jump-offs or an eventer looking to eliminate those annoying time penalties on the cross-country, we have something for you.

We pick the brains of top riders and trainers across the disciplines to find those training gems that can make the difference between winning and being an also-ran. And there isn’t only advice for competitive riders, we also have advice on topics such as rider fitness and coping with nerves which every rider can benefit from.

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Tyndale Hunt - Belvoir swop
Photograph by John Grossick 0771 046 1723

Whether you are concerned about an unintended mid-field Spanish Riding School display, or simply want to brush up on hunt etiquette and terms, a pre-season hunting clinic provides an introductory hunting education for both horse and rider