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Buck and Kyle teach how to use water jumps to condition your horse Buck and Kyle,Events

  This is a great teaching episode and you get free advice from two four-star riders including: factors to consider when building a water jump; and how to use water for training and conditioning your horse.     Send any comments or suggestions about the show to fanmail@buckandkyle.com Subscribe to the show on YouTube and watch for future episodes. Follow Buck and Kyle on Facebook.   Only 15 minutes long, and well worth your time for some valuable building and training tips.   Buck and Kyle talk teach how to use water jumps to condition your horse

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Ellie MacPhail & RF Eloquence – Rookie ride to Rolex 2015 2014's 30 Under 30,Riders,Rolex 2015

Her last time competing in the Rolex stadium was in 2009 riding Woodstock at the North American Young Rider Championships. Six years later, Ellie MacPhail is on track to head back to Lexington, this time contesting her first four-star. This past weekend, Ellie and RF Eloquence (Bobby), a 10-year-old Holsteiner gelding, placed 2nd at the CIC3* Poplar Farm Horse Trials. After scoring a 48 in dressage, Ellie and Bobby kept their second place position from beginning to end. A solid run on cross-country capped off the weekend and reassured Ellie that their fitness plan is working. Galloping, trot sets and…

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Joe and Ruthie Meyer – Attached at the hip – Eventing Super Couple series 2015 Super Couples,Riders

Our new series “Eventing Super Couples continues. Over the next couple of weeks, to celebrate Valentine’s month, you will get to know some of the sports’ favourite couples just a little bit better. These hard working Eventing pairs provide insight about their businesses and programs and they are also sharing their love stories.   Ruthie Meyer (USA) and Joe Meyer (NZL) Ruthie started riding in high school while attending a boarding school with a riding program. After graduating from college and trying a stint at a traditional job, she gave it up and returned to riding in her mid twenties….

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Will & Katie Coleman – Romancing around the world – Eventing Super Couple series 2015 Super Couples,Missed it?

Welcome to our new series “Eventing Super Couples”. Over the next couple of weeks, to celebrate Valentine’s month, you will get to know some of the sports’ favourite couples just a little bit better. These hard working Eventing pairs provide insight about their businesses and programs and they are also sharing their love stories.   Will Coleman (USA) and Katie Thornton Coleman (CAN) Will has been successfully running Will Coleman Equestrian since graduating from the University of Virginia in 2008. In November, he married Canadian Katie Thornton and they are building a life and a business together. They have an…

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From a “non-horsey” family to four star rider – the rise of Lauren Kieffer Missed it?,Riders

We had a chance a few weeks ago to sit down and speak with Lauren Kieffer, her parents and David O’Connor about Lauren’s partnership with Veronica and her start in the O’Connor program. Lauren and Veronica just completed their cross-country round at Pau today. Opting to take some long routes, they finished safely with time and are sitting in the top 10. Eventing fans stood up and took notice when Lauren Kieffer and Veronica placed 2nd at their inaugural CCI4* at Rolex in April 2014. This pair has a bit of a history and if you are a believer of…

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