Book Recommendations

Evidence Based Horsemanship

 

Evidence – Based Horsemanship by Dr. Stehpen Peters & Martin Black,

I also recommend any video of the Dr. Stephen Peters seminar on the horse’s brain as well as videos of Martin Black working with young horses.

 

Tug of War

 

Tug of War by Dr Gerd Heuschman,

I also recommend all his other books as well as the instructional videos on how the horses body works.

 

 

Apropos Horses and Riders

 

 

Apropos…Horses and Riders by Hans Senn

 

 

 

Horse Anatomy for Performance

 

Horse Anatomy for Performance by Gillian Higgins,

she also has instructional videos on the biomechanics of a horse’s body.

 

 

Reflections on Riding and Jumping 

 

Reflections on Riding and Jumping by William Steinkraus

 

 

 

Dresage in Harmony

 

 

 Dressage in Harmony by Walter Zettle

 

 

 

Classic Horse Jumping

 

 

Classic Show Jumping by Bertalan de Nemethy

 

 

 

40, 5-Minute Jumping Fixes

 

 

40, 5-Minute Jumping Fixes by Wendy Murdoch

 

 

 

Riding Hunters Jumpers and Equitation

 

 

Riding Hunters Jumpers and Equitation by Goeff Teal

 

 

 Peak- Secrets of the new science of expertise

 

Peak- Secrets of the new science of expertise by Anders Ericsson and Robert Pool

 

 

Grit 

 

Grit by Angela Duckworth

 

 

 

The Talent Code

 

 

The Talent Code by Daniel Coyle

 

 

 

Mental Toughness for Sports and Life

 

 

Mental Toughness for Sports and Life by James E. Loehr