Tianna Jenke

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Andrew Nicholson: how to teach a horse to think for himself

<b>The exercise:</b><p>Four small uprights (approximately 2ft high) on a 20m circle.<p><b>What it’s good for:</b><p>Testing how alert a rider is<br>• Rider balance<br>• Teaching a …

Leading dressage rider guilty of ‘improper use of bit and bridle’

A case against a leading Danish dressage rider’s training techniques has finally been completed by the Danish Equestrian Federation (DRF).<p><b>Andreas</b> …

English Riding

5 things to look for in a young horse

There is a band of <b>talented amateurs</b> — many with full-time jobs — who specialise in producing <b>young horses</b> for others to take on. H&H finds out what …

Charlotte Dujardin fights jet-lag to net another impressive victory [VIDEO]

<b>Charlotte Dujadin</b> and <b>Valegro</b> swept the board at Jumping Amsterdam at the weekend (30-31 January), adding a freestyle win to their grand prix …

7 reasons to love winter (plus a few reasons not to!)

We love winter because…<p>1. It’s an ideal time to <b>focus on training or getting to know a new horse</b>. You can work on those areas that need improving so …

Show Jumping

5 steps to improve your dressage marks

How many times have you collected your test sheet and felt robbed of several marks? <b>Do you truly understand what the dressage judge is looking …

Scientists Find the Genes That Turned Horses Into Champions

Using genomic analysis, scientists have identified DNA changes that helped turn ancient horses such as those in prehistoric cave art into today's Secretariats. Understanding the genetic changes involved in equine domestication, which earlier research traced to the wind-swept steppes of Eurasia …

Anthropology

The York Daily Record

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Sentinel Colorado

Nation and World<p>"We came to the United States seeking help, and we never imagined that this could happen. So I beg everyone, please release these …

United States

Open-water swimming: how do you handle the Fear?

There's nothing better (there's loads better, obviously, but this is a swimming blog) than doing a long swim and getting "in the zone". You start off concentrating on your catch phase or whatever it is you're working on, then wake up 10 lengths later to find you've been thinking about something …

How I got hooked on open-water swimming

I have only swum in open water a few times, and always in calm reservoirs or gentle lakes, so I wasn't quite prepared for how imposing and rough Lake Windermere appeared on a cold grey day. But I, along with 10,000 others, braved the lake to complete the challenge of the Great North Swim, an …

Doping case gives unwanted attention to Olympic host nation

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian swimming reached new heights in December when it topped the gold-medal table at the short-course world championships …