Equestrian 2012

Equestrian 2012 Description:

In this age of digital publication Equestrian is meant to be a lasting visual and tactile reminiscence of the past year in equestrian sports With photographs from the world s premiere equestrian photographers and stories from Equestrian Magazine writers and contributors these pages of marquee events and memorable moments will make a good addition to any library bookshelf or coffee table br br It is available at a target blank href http www shopusef com Yearbook c html rel nofollow http www shopusef com Yearbook c a

Rating: 3.70 out of 5

The Childhood of an Equestrian

The Childhood of an Equestrian Description:

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Rating: 3.44 out of 5

Reflections on Equestrian Art

Reflections on Equestrian Art Description:

Nuno Oliveira was one of the last of the great international riding masters He revealed much of his own personality and philosophy in his writing examining and explaining classical techniques with clarity and brilliance The book emphasizes lightness and harmony reflecting a deep love and respect for the horse

Rating: 3.46 out of 5

Soul Deep in Horses: Memoir of an Equestrian Vagabond

Soul Deep in Horses: Memoir of an Equestrian Vagabond Description:

Clinging to a four legged rocket ship among the Pyramids in Egypt Riding a racehorse on the Curragh in Ireland Winning a first endurance ride in Texas Flipping a packhorse down a cliff in California Flying on a Lord of the Rings horse in New Zealand Cowgirling it in Idaho br br All of these serendipitous equine adventures and more are disparate pieces of a puzzle that have merged to create the eclectic nomadic lifestyle that Merri Melde lives every day with horses And none of them might have happened if she had not first met the racehorse Fred who taught her how to fail spectacularly at her dream job br br It s not the destination of new dreams but the journeys toward them that allow Melde by chance or by divine intervention to experience such diverse escapades and to come to know and love such magnificent horses as Harry a fire breathing dragon who gives her a great gift Zayante one of the country s best endurance horses Jose an Avatar and Kindred Spirit and Stormy The Most Beautiful Horse On The Planet br br In Soul Deep in Horses Memoir of an Equestrian Vagabond Merri Melde paints a vivid portrait with her moving words of a unique life irrevocably entangled with horses the beauty the humor the thrills the fun the fear and above all the love that goes deep down into the soul br br Part memoir part travel and horse riding adventure book this heartfelt narrative packed with excitement and emotion will appeal not just to horse lovers but to anybody who has ever experienced failure and success in following their dreams and anyone who has ever lost their courage and rediscovered it once again

Rating: 3.66 out of 5

A Canter of the Heart (The Equestrian and the Aviator, #1)

A Canter of the Heart (The Equestrian and the Aviator, #1) Description:

For Eleanor riding horses isn t a pass time it s the central thesis of her very existence br br For David if he isn t flying he s planning briefing or studying NATOPS for his next flight and if he had enough JP he d probably never come down br br When our beautiful Australian farm girl accepts a simple act of chivalry from our dashing American naval flight officer a more unlikely yet romantically explosive mixture could not have been contrived and true love s uncertain journey takes off at a canter a canter of the heart replete with every comical heartwarming and inspirational twist and turn that you might expect but would never guess from our two unlikely lovers br br This beautiful tale covers the globe from one end to the other and back again and is a journey unlike any you ve ever imagined br br And what becomes of our intrepid young couple Well you will simply have to read to find out

Rating: 3.37 out of 5

Equestrian

Equestrian Description:

Books in this series explore the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports basic physical science concepts are explained in an engaging and accessible manner This new title in the Science behind Sports series provides an in depth look at the scientific principles behind equestrian events such as racing dressage hunting endurance events steeplechase and polo Chapters cover physics biomechanics genetics Each volume in the series focuses on one sport and opens with a brief look at the featured sport s origins history and changes to rules equipment or techniques Subsequent chapters cover the biomechanics and physiology of playing related health and m

Rating: 3.54 out of 5

H Is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet

H Is for Horse: An Equestrian Alphabet Description:

Young riders will gallop through the A to Z rhymes and side bar text as they learn about the quarter horse the Overo and the Northern Dancer Kids will reach for H Is for Horse An Equestrian Alphabet as often as they ask When can we get a horse Full color

Rating: 3.73 out of 5

Fitness, Performance and the Female Equestrian

Fitness, Performance and the Female Equestrian Description:

In praise of Fitness Performance and the Female Equestrian br This book is an important guide for women who want to feel well ride well and extend their active years Chrystine Jones Tauber former member United States Equestrian Team Grand Prix Jumping Squad br br Mary Midkiff is a new voice in our evolving cultural freedom where insights unique to women in this case in relation to horses and riding are welcome and needed Richard M Timms M D chairman and CEO Troxel Companies br br This is an exciting approach to an ancient relationship Mary Midkiff has done horsewomen an important and useful service in bringing it all together Mary Vernon practicing physician and professor of medicine Lawrence Kansas br br The Howell Equestrian Library is a distinguished collection of books on all aspects of horsemanship and horsemastership The nearly fifty books in print offer readers in all disciplines and at all levels of competition sound instruction and guidance by some of the most celebrated riders trainers judges and veterinarians in the horse world today Whether your interest is dressage show jumping or western riding or whether it is breeding groomi ng or health care Howell has a book to answer your needs Get to know the books in the Howell Equestrian Library many are modern day classics and have achieved the status of authoritative references in the estimation of those who ride train and care for horses br The Howell Equestrian Library

Rating: 3.70 out of 5

The Woman Equestrian

The Woman Equestrian Description:

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Rating: 3.50 out of 5

Yoga for Equestrians: A New Path for Achieving Union with the Horse

Yoga for Equestrians: A New Path for Achieving Union with the Horse Description:

Equestrians everywhere will benefit from these unique yoga exercises specially designed for the rider Learn how to enhance your riding skills through awareness exercises visualizations and meditations and improve your strength flexibility and balance through mounted and unmounted yoga routines

Rating: 3.35 out of 5

Equestrian Charm (Texas Charm #2)

Equestrian Charm (Texas Charm #2) Description:

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Rating: 3.77 out of 5

Equestrian

Equestrian Description:

Kids see themselves in Little People Shape Books big imaginative cover illustrations This brand new additions to the series of children s favorites will inspire very young boys and girls with thoughts about things they might like to do when they grow up The sturdy board book is die cut so that when closed it takes the shape of the child who appears on the front cover decked out in an appropriate costume The story on the inside panels is easy for beginning readers and direct enough for pre schoolers to understand when the book is read aloud to them There are bright color illustrations on every page When closed the book presents an attractive layered three dimensional effect

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

The Young Lady's Equestrian Manual

The Young Lady's Equestrian Manual Description:

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Rating: 3.71 out of 5

On the Equestrian Republic and Equestrian Citizenship

On the Equestrian Republic and Equestrian Citizenship Description:

After all the fires floods earthquakes wars and homicidal goddesses this was the only surviving guide to the Equestrian Republic s structure and function for new citizens to learn from Unfortunately

Rating: 3.48 out of 5

The Principles of Riding: The Official Instruction Handbook of the German National Equestrian Federation

The Principles of Riding: The Official Instruction Handbook of the German National Equestrian Federation Description:

This teaching manual has been revised and re illustrated to place increased emphasis on the psychological aspects of the horse and rider relationship Its contents range from dress and equipment and basic schooling exercises to training programmes for the horse and riding in competitions

Rating: 3.75 out of 5

Secrets of the Top Equestrian Trainers

Secrets of the Top Equestrian Trainers Description:

Secrets of the Top Horse Trainers Revealed provides an invaluable insight into what motivates the world s top equestrian trainers and the philosophy behind their success It explains broad equestrian concepts and shows how these can be applied in day to day training Based on a series of interviews with top horse trainers each will focus on the subject s unique and particular strengths Yogi Breisner for example is well known for his ability to inspire confidence in whoever he is helping The main thrust of his interview will therefore reveal how he achieves this state in riders and horses Other trainers and riders on the short list of potential interviewees include internationally renowned dressage trainers Robert Dover Kyra Kurkland and Richard Davison Peter Charles and Rodrigo Pessoa two of the best show jumpers in the world and David O Connor the American three day event Olympic Gold Medallist now head of the United States Equestrian Federation In addition to the horse trials trainers mentioned above the book will also include interviews with Henrietta Knight most respected natural horsemen in the world This book provides a fascinating insight into what makes the top horse and rider combinations tick

Rating: 3.73 out of 5

Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue

Circumspections from an Equestrian Statue Description:

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Rating: 3.65 out of 5

A Stallion to Die for: An Equestrian Suspense

A Stallion to Die for: An Equestrian Suspense Description:

Top equestrian Lexy Imbriani comes to America to keep her fading Olympic hopes alive Hamp Gambrell the one man who matches her passion in the saddle as well as off finds her a position in Southern Pines North Carolina historic home to many upper level horses and riders in three day eventing the grueling Triathlon for horses and riders At her wit s end she hopes to make a go of it with Bo Hawks Nest Farm s brilliant but troubled stallion But then come accidents threats and escalating violence putting her dream at even greater risk How to find out who s sabotaging her and Bo boarders staff family Hamp Digging deep into that death defying courage she honed riding dangerous cross country courses Lexy must protect her magnificent stallion and herself and stop the killer who threatens to end their competing days forever This suspenseful Southern family saga belongs on your bookshelf along with the best of Dick Frances mysteries Jilly Cooper s RIDERS and JUMP Jane Smiley s HORSE HEAVEN and Rita Mae Brown s Sister Jane foxhunting series Horsemen and women will revel in the author s authentically realized horses and action and anyone who ever dreamed of horses will be fascinated by this insider look at loving and training these amazing athletes to compete fiercely and fearlessly at the highest level of Olympic three day eventing

Rating: 3.78 out of 5

Last of the Saddle Tramps: One Woman's Seven Thousand Mile Equestrian Odyssey

Last of the Saddle Tramps: One Woman's Seven Thousand Mile Equestrian Odyssey Description:

Historically the world of equestrian travel has contained an exciting mixture of unique men and women Some are adventurers seeking danger from the back of their horses Others are travelers discovering the beauties of the countryside they slowly ride through A few are searching for inner truths while cantering across desolate parts of the planet Then there is Messanie Wilkins She was acting on orders from the Lord In at the age of Wilkins had plenty to worry about A destitute spinster in ill health Wilkins had been told she had less than two years left to live provided she spent them quietly With no family ties no money and no future in her native Maine Wilkins decided to take a daring step Using the money she had made from selling homemade pickles Wilkins bought a tired summer camp horse and made preparations to ride from the Atlantic coast to the Pacific Ocean Yet before leaving she flipped a coin asking God to direct her to go or not When the coin came up heads several times in a row one of America s most unlikely equestrian heroines set off What followed was one of the twentieth century s most remarkable equestrian journeys Accompanied by her faithful horse Tarzan Wilkins suffered through a host of obstacles including blistering deserts and freezing snow storms yet never lost faith that she would complete her mile odyssey Last of the Saddle Tramps is thus the warm and humorous story of a humble American heroine bound for adventure and the Pacific Ocean The classic tale is amply illustrated with photographs

Rating: 3.69 out of 5

The American Jumping Style (Doubleday Equestrian Library)

The American Jumping Style (Doubleday Equestrian Library) Description:

In a book studded with revealing photographs the legendary author of i Hunter Seat Equitation i analyzes the American style of show jumping and teaches riders the techniques that set the standard for the world br br B amp W photographs and illustrations throughout

Rating: 3.72 out of 5

The Rider's Fitness Program: 74 Exercises 18 Workouts Specifically Designed for the Equestrian

The Rider's Fitness Program: 74 Exercises  18 Workouts Specifically Designed for the Equestrian Description:

Get in top riding shape Designed to strengthen the muscles commonly used by equestrians while improving overall balance flexibility and coordination this six week fitness program includes clear instructions and step by step photographs for more than exercises You ll learn how to create workout routines that are customized for specific disciplines like jumping dressage and rodeo Whether you re a beginning rider or have years of experience increased fitness will help you prevent injury and improve your riding form

Rating: 3.70 out of 5

Trophies: An Equestrian Romance

Trophies: An Equestrian Romance Description:

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Rating: 3.78 out of 5

Bareback: An Equestrian Romance

Bareback: An Equestrian Romance Description:

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Rating: 3.37 out of 5

Equestrian Sport: Secrets of the "Art"

Equestrian Sport: Secrets of the Description:

All secrets of equine sport in one book

Rating: 3.60 out of 5

For the Love of Horses (Pegasus Equestrian Center, #3)

For the Love of Horses (Pegasus Equestrian Center, #3) Description:

That s my horse stolen from me five years ago declares an unwelcome visitor to Pegasus Equestrian Center Thus begins the legal battle for ownership of three day event champion Corazon My life is good thinks seventeen year old River Girard working as an apprentice trainer at Pegasus His horse Corazon is doing fantastic and he has talented horses to work with every day And best of all Sierra is my girlfriend Sixteen year old Sierra Landsing believes she is the luckiest and happiest girl on earth With her horse Fiel and the horses assigned to her to ride she is increasing her skills as a dressage and three day event rider I have Horses to ride every day and to top that River is my boyfriend Sierra and River do not know he may lose Corazon Then Oberon aggressive and dangerous arrives at Pegasus For the first time in his life River does not know how to deal with a horse

Rating: 3.60 out of 5

Equestrian Events

Equestrian Events Description:

Completely redesigned for today s young investigative reader True Books are an indispensable addition to any collection Each book guides readers through the facts that nurture their need to know

Rating: 3.26 out of 5

Advanced Techniques of Dressage: An Official Instruction Handbook of the German National Equestrian Federation

Advanced Techniques of Dressage: An Official Instruction Handbook of the German National Equestrian Federation Description:

This book is a must have it really inspires you to greater things and encourages you to believe that anything is possible if you follow the book step by step a target blank href http www horsecity co uk rel nofollow www horsecity co uk a

Rating: 3.62 out of 5

Luxury Equestrian Design

Luxury Equestrian Design Description:

Based on rich and illustrious traditions equestrian pursuits are glamorous worlds unto themselves In this high stakes arena aristocrats rub shoulders with movie stars and heads of state This book profiles the trappings surrounding such exclusive pursuits as horse breeding horse racing polo and horse auctions This glamorous domain offers visual treats ranging from finely tooled saddles and tackle to elaborate trophies We also survey the wide variety of art based on the noble steed and the impeccable clothing and accessories required for these equestrian activities

Rating: 3.37 out of 5

How Good Riders Get Good: Daily Choices That Lead to Success in Any Equestrian Sport

How Good Riders Get Good: Daily Choices That Lead to Success in Any Equestrian Sport Description:

This book is exactly what you need to become a better rider It s a smart honest on target kick in the pants guaranteed to rev your engines as you see how a few changes in your life a few smart choices and strategic moves can transform you from a run of the mill rider into a GOOD one How does Denny Emerson know what makes a good rider For one thing he IS one he is the only rider in the world to have won both a gold medal in international eventing and a Tevis Cup buckle in endurance Plus he s been around great riders and taught those on their way to becoming great for over years How will what Denny knows help YOU become a good rider It s simple really He s boiled the whole thing down into seven broad Areas of Choice that collectively determine whether you are a gonna be or you re going to get it done or whether you ll be stuck in the wannabe category for decades You ll examine how your choice of riding sport may or may not be the best for who you are and where you live and how those frustrating hurdles known as life circumstances don t necessarily hold you back like you think they do Plus find out how to build a strong support team by winning people to your cause and choosing the right teachers and mentors Analyze your physical self your body how it is formed and how you care for it and your intellectual self your horse smarts and how you are adding to them or not and apply the results to your gonna be good equation Learn to take a good hard look at your partner your horse and think critically about his ability to help you attain your riding goals In addition discover the nine key character traits of successful riders and how you can learn to call each one of them your own Along the way you ll read the stories of of the world s top riders from different disciplines and sports including dressage reining driving show jumping endurance hunter jumper and eventing and how they got good despite the same kinds of challenges and setbacks you face in your own day to day riding You ll get an inside look at their path to success as well as their very best tips for how to make it in the horse industry

Rating: 3.26 out of 5

The Equestrian

The Equestrian Description:

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Rating: 3.32 out of 5