The Basic Training of the Young Horse

Ingrid and Reiner Klimke


Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9781908809254.
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Publication Date: 30 September 2015


Over thirty years after the first publication of Reiner Klimke’s classic work comes this new edition, with completely new photos and updated by his daughter, Ingrid.

Based on sound practical and theoretical advice, this instructional handbook gives advice on establishing a specific training plan for recreational riders as well as competition riders to enable them to train their young horses successfully. Every aspect of the educational of a young horse is covered, including:
– Basic education
– Lungeing
– Training under saddle
– From suppleness to the development of impulsion
– Cavalletti work
– Jumping training
– Hacking
– Preparing for the first competition