break up dressage training, keep your horse motivated

buitenrit door het bos

The best way to break up your dressage training to keep your horse motivated is by going out on a trail ride. Especially a horse that goes out on trail rides must be sensitive to your aids. It is a lot safer if your…

Autumn trail rides On horseback

Trail ride on horseback

Specially for all of you who are not allowed to visit your horses due to the Covid-19 lockdowns, I edited some Trail ride video’s on horseback from last Autumn at the Veluwe in the Netherlands. Go watch it to get a feel of riding…

How my love for horses began and I could only dream of trail rides

buitenrit rozendaalse zand

That first time you are placed on top of a horse as a child has a huge impact. This was also the case with me and in a positive way. I have not been able to let go of horses anymore and after that…

How to open a gate without dismounting your horse while trailriding

poort openen in het bos

Every rider who rides in the Dutch nature reserves knows the gates. Dismounting at every gate is tedious. That is why I give you the following tips so that you can also open every gate without dismounting your horse. Opening gates without dismounting your…

Horse Adventure – Trail ride along the river IJssel

Trailride river ijssel

Lacos and Linda made a 2-day trail ride at the 3rd and 4th of January 2020. Why make a trail ride by horse in the middle of winter? Because we love to ride, we don’t mind the cold and like an adventure… Never before…