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The Figure 8 Bandage For The Hock
Coach: Alita Hendricks

In this horsemanship series, veteran horsewoman, Alita "Bunny" Hendricks, shows you the proper way to bandage your horse with detailed demonstrations of each step while emphasizing horsemanship and safety. This is the third video of the series and features the figure 8 bandage for the hock.

Running Time: 24 minutes and 24 seconds

 

The Figure 8 Bandage For The Knee
Coach: Alita Hendricks

In this horsemanship series, veteran horsewoman, Alita "Bunny" Hendricks, shows you the proper way to bandage your horse with detailed demonstrations of each step while emphasizing horsemanship and safety. This is the second video of the series and features the figure 8 bandage for the knee.

Running Time: 22 minutes and 39 seconds

 

The Formula for Dialed In Corner Jumps
Coach: Bernie Traurig

Finally, a formula to meet that pesky corner jump! In this topic Bernie outlines his strategies for creating the right distance and track that will set you up for a line.

Running Time: 10 minutes and 53 seconds

 

The Gymnastic Phase Of The 2011 CET Medal Finals
Coach: John Anderson

Join Olympian John Anderson as he dissects phase two, the gymnastic phase, of Canada’s most demanding equitation medal final. Course designer, Peter Holmes, has given these top equitation riders a very sophisticated test. John rides the course on his grand prix horse, Terrific, and discusses the challenges it presents.

Running Time: 22 minutes and 50 seconds

The Ideal Hunter Type
Coach: John French

John French describes in detail the overall look and conformation that make up the ideal hunter type.

Running Time: 17 minutes and 9 seconds

The Independent Seat
Coach: Denny Emerson

Denny Emerson discusses the importance of a seat that can absorb the concussion of the horse’s gaits, where the core of the rider’s body becomes one with the horse. With his demonstration riders, he illustrates how a rider can become a better shock absorbing machine with exercises to develop an independent seat.

Running Time: 22 minutes and 7 seconds

The Kusner Gymnastic
Coach: Bernie Traurig

(Kathy Kusner & Untouchable shown in thumbnail/photo)

Bernie was originally introduced to this gymnastic many years ago when he saw it executed by his close friend and amazing Olympian, Kathy Kusner. It eventually proved to be useful in his own career as a coach. In this topic he passes on a very useful exercise that teaches horses to regulate their stride in tight combinations to encourage their best jumping effort. 

Running Time: 11 mintues and 1 second

 

The Medal & Maclay From The Judge's Perspective Webinar
Coach: Bernie Traurig, Julie Winkel

Find out what the judges are looking for in our webinar, The Medal & Maclay from the Judge’s Perspective. This is an interactive webinar with video presentations of past winners, along with analysis, discussion, and Q&A. Co-hosts Bernie Traurig and Julie Winkel are joined by Scott Hofstetter, Maclay Finals Winner, Medal Finals judge, top professional Hunter rider, clinician, and R judge and Cynthia Hankins, Medal Finals Winner, Medal Finals judge, trainer, clinician, and R judge.

1 Hour and 48 Minutes

The Nature of the Horse
Coach: Julie Winkel

We all know the basics -  a horse is  a hoofed herbivore that congregates in herds. But a better understanding of the design of the horse and how they have evolved to survive in nature can actually enrich our relationships with our own equine partners. In this topic Julie Winkel follows a band of wild horses in Reno, Nevada as they make their daily stop at a water source to enjoy some refreshment and exhibit their inherent horsiness.  Julie offers a wealth of knowledge that not only explains the advantages of horses’ acquired traits, but yields insight to a more cohesive horse/human bond.

Running time: 12 minutes and 46 seconds

The Pinwheel Exercise
Coach: Stacia Madden

Equitation championships call for precision. One necessary ability the rider must possess is the ability to “lock-in” bending lines. Stacia Madden’s brilliant, yet simple, Pinwheel Exercise is designed to hone these crucial skills for both horse and rider.

Running Time: 13 minutes and 35 seconds