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Claire Lilley Masterclasses

Our yard is small and friendly, so do come along!

Masterclasses

My Masterclasses give an insight to training that you can do at home, and you do not need a horse to attend! The afternoons are great fun and very informative. As well as getting involved on the ground, you will also see a mini-demo of the subjects covered and be able to ask loads of questions. Tea and biscuits provided!
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Effective Training for the Horse

Effective Training

It is important to know what effect training should have on your horse. Preparatory work in hand and on the lunge strengthens the correct muscles in the hose’s body so that he can carry a rider with ease. This also depends ultimately on the rider’s ability and posture, but that is another subject. As a comparison, a 600kg horse ridden by a 60kg rider is working carrying 10% of his body weight. This is equivalent to a 60kg person working out with dumbbells totalling 6kg.in weight.
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