Firstly I’d like to say a huge thank you to our wonderful unpaid volunteers for their support and help on what has to be the busiest competition of 2018 !
An amazing 20 clear rounds to start with and the large class sizes saw us having to cancel the 1m class due to lack of daylight!
I have fully recovered and enjoyed my (well earned) cider & curry sunday night and am pleased to present the results …..
(and that’s Arena Eventing and not Accident & Emergency )
Photos were taken by Isobel at www.eriena.com
Course builder and Judge was Rachel Finch – one of our mentors if you’re interested in regular training.
Our membership year starts 1st January and the form is here …WARC 2019 Membership Form
Hope to se you at all at our next event – All day clear round starting promptly at 10am Sunday 11th November.
Franklin Clinic with Claire Llewelyn-Sun 8th March 2020
Franklin Balls were developed in Germany by Dr Eric Franklin, originally to help sports people but they have now been developed to help Equestrians. I have attended a course to learn how these work and am now trained in their use. The balls are different sizes and shapes, either filled with air or water, which are used in different ways, for example under seat bones, thighs and armpits to help riders develop their balance, core strength, straightness and suppleness. They help identify areas riders need to work on, and also really show how the rider influences the horse’s way of going. We have found that horses become more forward, relaxed and straighter and riders become more ‘bodily aware’. It’s absolutely ...