Jim Wofford and Olivia Loiacono describe how to handle a situation where a horse spooks and resists when jumping or going near something they are afraid of.
Julie Winkel explains how to get on and off your horse from the ground if asked to do so in a equitation class.
Fitness expert, Robin Martinez, shows us how to stay fit when the weather is keeping us indoors.
A member asks if a light seat or deep seat is best for equitation classes.
Julie Winkle discusses pigeon-toed conformation and what it means for your horse.
Julie Winkel helps a member who struggles to keep her young warmblood's attention when she rides.
Linda Allen outlines some exercises and general principles when working in a small arena.
Verena Mahin offers a member suggestions on how she can develop her Holsteiner's topline.
Julie Winkel shares the system, symbols, and reasoning behind how a judge scores your round at a horse show.
Geoff Teall answers a series of questions from a member on draw reins.
Julie Winkel puts her judge's hat on once again to answer a member's question on how to correctly show a horse in-hand.
Jim Wofford and Linda Allen give a member advice on how to keep her horse's stride from getting too long when on the approach to a jump in a two-point position.
Robin Martinez gives a member exercises to keep her motivated to workout while on the road at shows.
Linda Allen talks about the factors that enable a horse and rider to move up a division to bigger jumps.
Are you unsure about the differences between IHSA and NCEA? In this post Kayleigh Burke compares these two organizations us.
Denny Emerson and Olivia Loiacono give their advice to a member on how to get her horse fit again after an injury.
Linda Allen and Geoff Teall give a member exercises to help discourage her mare from going through her hands and getting fast right in front of the jump.
Bernie shares some insight on what may be causing a member's TB from kicking out at the trot and canter.
Marianne Taylor shares the story of one of the most legendary Thoroughbreds of all time, Touch Of Class. The partnership between this wonderful mare and Joe Fargis brought them a double gold at the 1984 Olympics.
IHSA veteran, Kayleigh Burke, shares her insights on common mistakes riders often make at their first IHSA show.