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Do I need to quit riding?

do-i-need-to-quit-ridingWhen people start Straightness Training or start with one of my online programs, frequently asked questions are:

  • Do I need to quit riding when I start ST?
  • Should I treat my horse as if I am starting my horse all over from scratch?
  • Is groundwork all that you do with your horse in the first months?
  • Or do people still ride during this time?
  • Or would riding during slow down or even inhibit the process of building the correct muscles in groundwork?

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How often, how much, how long?

how-often-how-much-how-longWhen riders start to get enthusiastic about Straightness Training, the most common questions are:

  • Where do I start?
  • How often do I need to train?
  • How many days a week?
  • How many minutes a day?

Here are 7 tips to get a grip on how train your horse with ST!

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How to mix ST with other types of riding

how-to-mix-st-with-ridingWhen people start doing Straightness Training some of the most frequently asked questions are:

  • Can I mix Straightness Training with (other types of) riding?
  • What if I do jumping/ eventing/ hacking out/ classical equitation/ western / natural horsemanship/…. is Straightness Training something I do alongside this?
  • What if I ride bitless?
  • While I build up the exercises from the ground, what do you suggest about riding my horse in the meantime?
  • Or do I need to give up what I LOVE?

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ST Trainee Instructors Passed Theory Exam

☆¸.•°*”˜˜”*°•.¸☆ CONGRATULATIONS ☆¸.•°*”˜˜”*°•.¸☆

congrats-sti-examCongratulations to the following ST Trainee Instructors on passing the ST Theory Exam in the ST Instructor Program:

  • Meg Brauch (US)
  • Zaneta Georgiades (SA)
  • Wendy Poore (UK)
  • Elaine Coxon (UK)
  • Roz Richmond (UK)
  • Miriam Sherman (DE)
  • Carolin Moldenhauer (DE)
  • Sandy Nye (AU)
  • Karin Wahlin (SE)
  • Victor Gueiros Freire (BR)
  • Juliana Dorneles (BR)

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