Basic Training of the Young Horse - 4th Edition

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Over thirty years after the first publication of Reiner Klimke's classic work comes this new fourth 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 education of a young horse is covered including:

  • Basic education and handling from foalhood
  • Backing and training under saddle
  • Developing impulsion from suppleness
  • Assessing and improving basic gaits
  • Cavalletti work
  • Jumping training
  • Cross-country training
  • Preparing for the first competition

4th Edition | 232 pages | 280 colour photos & diagrams | 240x170mm