Stuart Tinney, an Olympic gold medallist, completed the Sydney Olympic course easily within the optimum time, not through uncontrollable speed but accurate and controlled riding. This skill and the associated training and horse management are explained and demonstrated in the book, including:
Equipment for the horse and rider
Walking the course
Riding cross county safely and efficiently
Training for cross country in the arena
Horse fitness and management
This book will therefore be of interest to all eventers from introductory to advanced level.
1. Equipment for the Horse and Rider.
2. Walking the Course.
3. Riding Cross Country Safely and Efficiently.
4. Training for Cross Country in the Arena.
5. Horse Fitness.
6. Horse Management.
7. Horse Types.
8. Summing Up.
9. How It All Started.
Stuart s Results.