Our blogger has been facing a new challenge as an operating theatre gets transformed into a rider performance facility

You might think that speed, a high risk factor and helmet-clad competitors are where the similarities between motorsport and eventing end. But eventer Lizzie Brown has found out that’s not the case…


Seven tips to continue riding in later life

Increasingly, those who should be drawing their pension are looking for sports and pastimes. Follow our tips to keep riding in later life


New interactive website launched by Fit to Ride

Fit to Ride, a site with varied information to improve rider’s performance and safety, launches its new interactive website


How does body shape affect your riding?

We asked top riders from across the disciplines to tell us what body shape challenges they face

The “workouts” cost £25 and include Latin jazz, indie, blues and authentic rock with vocal instructions for transitions

The author of an e-book that aims to help riders get fit in their own home has been given an entrepreneurial award


Pilates: why it works for riders

Through a combination of core strengthening and helping the rider to release the deep hip muscle through breathing, Pilates can enable horse and rider to move better


Back problems for riders and how to prevent them

H&H looks at back problems that commonly affect riders and give some top tips for a healthy back


New training programme offers holistic approach to riding

Gainfield works along the same principles as the scales of training the horse to help riders move up to the next level