This issue of Horse&Rider Monthly has everything you need to know about overcoming horse-show nerves, getting ready for your first show, and having a successful horse-show.
Breaking down from extended lope to the extended trot is one of the toughest transitions you’ll find in a ranch riding class. See how Bud Lyon teaches a horse how to be correct so he can stay out of the penalty box in the show pen.
Prepare for competition by keeping your horse honest and working properly.
Know where you are in the arena at all times.
Keep cool, comfortable, and stylish with functional riding gear this summer.
Prepare for your next competition with these helpful tips and complete show-day checklist from trainer Caroline Wood.
Is your horse calling the shots in the show pen? A multiple world champion tells how to correct and prevent this frustrating behavior plus improve the overall longevity of your show horse.