Hertfordshire Petros Showjumping Clinic

July 16, 2017

Petros Showjumping Clinics ‘Passion for training’ We had a ‘blooming’ great time of a Showjumping Clinic at this morning’s venue in Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire.  Our next date here for showjumping practice will be Sunday 20th August. 

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Dressage training-Providing a contact while respecting the frame and freedom of movement of the horse.

July 6, 2017

One of the critical aspects of all equestrian training is to achieve the successful channelling of energy the horse can produce. Part of this endeavour is the contact with the bit that has to be nurtured and encouraged so the horse can trust it as a helpful point of reference for his balance and direction. […]

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Cross country riding/ Eventing training at MKEC with Petros.

July 4, 2017

We had an absolutely fantastic day of Eventing training at our clinic day at Milton Keynes EC. last Sunday. Young horses and more experienced ones worked great in suitable groups of two and three with some individual sessions also arranged for those needing extra help. The facilities were great with super selection of fences for […]

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Petros, forthcoming equestrian clinics and events. July/August 2017.

June 21, 2017

Hot off the press: Petros theequestrian.co.uk Up coming Clinics and events. JULY _____________________________________ 2nd- xc clinic at Milton Keynes. 9th – Edgwarebury farm (in house, private event). 15th- Little Munden Equestrian Clinic&Compete. 16th- Turners Hall, Wheathampstead Showjumping Clinic. 23rd-29th OBH North PC camp. _____________________________________ August  12th Great Westwood XC clinic. 19th Whaddon Chase PC seniors XC training day. […]

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Engaging Dressage Training.

June 17, 2017

Playful learning appeals to horses of all ages and the onus is on the rider/trainer to tune in to the horse’s mind so that we can reassure and gain trust and subsequently engage with the horse in tasks that enable the clear learning of a common language of aids as well a being gymnastically effective […]

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Cross Country riding, Eventing training clinic with Petros.

June 11, 2017

We had a cracking cross country clinic at Great Westwood last Saturday. An early start to the day with glorious weather and perfect ground conditions made for a super equestrian training day. All the horses and riders worked hard and played hard, achieving  huge improvements in their performances, enhancing confidence in each other. We focused […]

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Dressage, Showjumping, Eventing: Attention to the task, channel of energy, clarity of mind.

June 6, 2017

Dressage – Showjumping – Eventing. Some of the key factors of successful riding: Keep thinking of ways to attract and maintain the horse’s attention; this becomes a habit for the horse to remain focused to the task being tackled with his rider. Transitions, counter-intiuative turns and changes of directions as well as exercises that ‘prepare […]

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Showjumping training with Petros. Getting the horse to find the right answers to the question presented,

June 3, 2017

Boston and Petros Jumping 1.30m In training any equestrian discipline one of the key objectives is to enable the horse to be willing to try by making the process an enjoyable activity. By nature horses are playful,  inquisitive and yet cautious, even spooky. Learning to keep the horse’s attention to the rider by giving him […]

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Eventer Trial Clinic & Compete Petros at Little Munden Equestrian.

May 31, 2017

Always aiming to find ways of keeping training fresh and fun for horses and riders, our clinic & compete day with Petros at Little Munden Equestrian was a great success. Come join the fun!

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Hertfordshire Showjumping clinic with Petros.

May 21, 2017

We had a superb day of showjumping action at our Wheathampstead Showjumping clinic. Here are some photos from today, well done to everyone and we look forward to our next date here on Sunday 18th June. Email Petros for info: petros@theequestrian.co.uk

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