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  Equestrian Life Issue 32 September/October Cover

Issue 32 September/October is on sale 1st September 2016. Pick up your latest copy from your local Saddleworld, Horseland, saddlery store or major Newsagent.

Once again you will find this edition chock full with coverage of all aspects of the Equestrian industry including:

 

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ROCKING IN RIO: Comprehensive wrap-up of all the Olympic action in Eventing, Dressage and SHow Jumping from Brazil with our expert commentary team of Roger Fitzhardinge, Amanda Ross, Paul Williams, Graeme Watts and George Sanna.

 

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DRESSAGE: Roger Fitzhardinge is facinated by the interest, complexity and diversity of opinion regarding dressage's most contentious issue of what makes for the correct frame.

 

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 WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE: They've tamed wild Kaimanawas in New Zealand and Mustangs in the United States. Now the Wilson sisters are taking on Australia's wild horses in the Australian Brumby Challenge.

 

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NATURAL HORSEMANSHIP: Cowboy Dressage, is one of the fastest growing horse sports in the world and is being launched in Australia, thanks to Ken Faulkner.

 

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ENDURANCE: A year out from the 2017 World Youth Championships, in Verona, Italy, we follow one young rider's quest to win a place on the Australian team.

 

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TRAINING: Walking the cross-country might be just a stroll for some people, but for Amanda Ross it's a strategic mapping adventure course to be staked out in detail.

 

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PROPERTY: Kirby Park has grown from a whim into a powerhouse of breeding, teaching and trail-riding for dynamic Olympic eventer Megan Jones, and husband James Deacon.

 

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POWER COUPLES: Training horses for action film sets and working with clients such as Hugh Jackman, Russell Crowe, Olivia Newton-John and Pierce Brosnan, Cody and Sarah Rawson-Harris are the whole package.

 

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CHAMPAGNE AACHEN: Whether it's champagne with the rich and famous or beer and bratwurst with backpackers, the social barriers are banished at Aachen as everyone watches the world's greatest riders and horses.

 

 

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MY FAVOURITE DISH: With Vicki Roycroft.

 

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FEEDING: Unseasonally high pasture growth over winter and a warm spring ahead spell danger signs for horses that have been inactive and gaining weight.

 

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VETERINARIAN: Modern management practices have altered the ideal functioning of a horse's gut, potentially compromising its health and wellbeing, says veterinarian Dr Maxine Brain.


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CHIROPRACTOR: Inspired by the Olympics? Resident chiropractor Ian Northeast shares inspirational philosophies behind five world-class performers we can all learn from.

 

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CALL THE PHYSIO: When you and your horse work together, you become a single unit. If one of you is not up to scratch, it's time for a physiotherapy assessment of both horse and rider.

 

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TRAINING: Emma Booth polishes her skills in her final lesson with coach Lone Joergenson before competing in the Rio 2016 Paralympics.

 

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DRESSAGE BUZZWORDS: Rythym, suppleness, contact, straightness, impulsion, collection all sound impressive, but what do they actually mean? Kerry Mack explains what's behind the buzzwords Olympic judges are looking for.

 

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RIDER OF THE MOMENT: Equestrian Life chats to Nathan Harvey.

 

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SHOWING: Under Briony Randle's guidance, the high-spirited ex-racehorse Entourage now puts his energy into winning ribbons and is aiming for the 2016 Off The Track National Show Horse Competition.

 

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TRAINING: Training a particular style of fence to improve technique, gymnastic ability, straightness, balance and power is the successful showjumper's bread and butter.

 

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EQUESTRIAN JOURNEYS: If you like adventure and discovery on horseback, then an eight-day, 360km ride through the hauntingly beautiful desert of Namibia and sleeping under the stars is waiting for you.

 

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EQUESTRIAN FAMILIES: Australia needs more clans like the McLeans: Four generations of one family passionate about animal wellfare, training and horses, and founders of the Australian Equine Behaviour Centre.

 

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LIFESTYLE: Before Rebecca Maddern became the female television face of Aussie rules football, she had much more fun riding horses, where she said she learned "invaluable life lessons".

 

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LIVING THE DREAM: Mention the words "Olympic Games" to any sportsperson and, after a deep breath, a heart that takes a thump and then a vision of standing on the podium with the medal, the flag and the national anthem - a dream of actually being that athlete is imagined.

 

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 RYAN'S RAVE: The Australian team's Eventing and Dressage at Rio 2016 has definitely left Heath Ryan inspired and full of hope for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020 after we gave it a real red-hot go in Brazil.

 

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