HORSE HERO UPDATE - 28th APRIL 2015
Latest Blogs. Erin Williams discovers the Holy Grail, Maria Wynne has a travel nightmare, there's no let-up for Alex Brown, Sarah Isaacs does some self-assessment, Georgie Somerset learns new methods and Annie Joppe switches to Plan B. Jo Eccles takes on a different role, Olivia Wilmot prepares for Badminton, Sam Ecroyd has an embarrassing moment, Shiwon Green makes a speedy recovery and Sam Brown is on foal-watch.
Video Diary. Behaviourist Tessa Horan trains 7 yr old Terry to stand to be mounted. Using a logical but unusual step-by-step approach, the PRE gelding calmly learns that the mounting block is a good place! This is the first in a series of video diaries which follow Terry's training. (Click to watch FREE.)
Editorial. In our current Guest Feature, GB squad dietician Julia Scott Douglas dispels the myth about saturated fats. Find out if they are good or bad for you? You can also read straight-talking answers to forum questions from Horse Hero Guru and a selection of last month's blogs if you haven't yet caught up with all our bloggers.
Filming. We recently filmed Team GB eventing stalwart and multi-medallist Jeanette Brakewell, working youngsters through a variety of jumping exercises and teaching a lesson to a 'grass roots' rider. Previously, we filmed Grand Prix dressage rider Louise Davison working with renowned German trainer Conrad Schumacher.
Next video: Team GB eventer Jeanette Brakewell trains ex-racer Tori to approach his fences more slowly!