Hunter/Jumper

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Louise Serio: Improving Your Horse's Jumping

Acclaimed hunter/jumper trainer Louise Serio provides some handy tips on how to improve your horse"s athleticism, balance and jumping style.

TrottingFence

Video: Master Riding Trot Fences

Trotting fences is a skill required in some classes, but it can also improve balance, timing and coordination of the aids.

? Amy Katherine Dragoo

Video: Free-Jumping Fun

Learn about your horse's natural jumping ability and boost his confidence with this riderless free-jumping technique.

2010 College Prep Invitational

A Taste Of Collegiate Riding With The College Preparatory Invitational Horse Show

Young riders got a chance to experience collegiate riding at the College Preparatory Invitational Horse Show at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, FL. The Open Equitation flat class kicked off the inaugural three-day College Preparatory Invitational Horse Show at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center in Wellington, Florida, in mid-January. In addition to the riders, representatives from 16 colleges and universities attended the College Preparatory Invitational

Photo Gallery: Laura Kraut's Early Years (1978-1983)

Childhood trainer Anne Kenan opens up her personal photo album of Laura and her sister, Mary Elizabeth Kent.

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Video: Take the Stress Out of Flying Lead Changes

Hunter trainer Jennifer Bauersachs shows you how to set up your horse for a perfect flying lead change every time with her step-by-step system.

2010 George Morris Horsemastership Training Session

View a bonus photo gallery from the 2010 George Morris Horsemastership Training Session by participant Zazou Hoffman and her mother, Winter.

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Video: Exercises to Tune Your Eye for Jumps

Watch a video of two exercises Olympic silver medalist Peter Leone uses to help his students tune their eyes for jumps.

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Terri's Week with Frank Madden, Part 2: Day 3

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden, watches the final rounds of the ASPCA Northeast Regional Maclay Championships.

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Terri's Week with Frank Madden, Part 2: Day 2

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden, continues the second half of her time with him at the ASPCA Northeast Regional Maclay Championships.

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Terri's Week with Frank Madden, Part 2: Day 1

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden, begins the second half of her time with him at the ASPCA Northeast Regional Maclay Championships.

Terri Young helps Frank Madden get set up for a lesson. | © 2009 by Nancy Jaffer

Terri's Week with Frank Madden: Day 4

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden, wraps up the first half of her time with him by watching the USEF Medal and ASPCA Maclay classes at the Winter Equestrian Festival.

Frank Madden and Terri Young | © 2009 by Nancy Jaffer

Terri's Week with Frank Madden: Day 3

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden, learns how he coaches his riders to develop an accurate eye for a distance.

Frank Madden and Terri Young | © 2009 by Nancy Jaffer

Terri's Week with Frank Madden: Day 2

Terri Young, winner of the 2008 Week with the Maddens Contest, watches Frank Madden coach his riders on how to win and attends the Nations' Cup.

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden |

Terri's Week with Frank Madden: Day 1

Terri Young, winner of a week with top equitation trainer Frank Madden, watches him give a few lessons and gets the lay of the land at the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center.

Terri Young, winner of a week with Frank Madden |

Terri's Week with Frank Madden: Preview

Terri Young, one of the 2008 Week with the Maddens Contest winners, introduces herself and her thoughts on the time she'll spend with top equitation trainer Frank Madden.

McLain shows riders the position he wants through the gymnastic. | © 2009 by Sandra Oliynyk

Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Day 5

Olympic gold medalist McLain Ward encourages riders to take bits and pieces of knowledge from the George Morris Horsemastership Training Session and make them their own.

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Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Day 4

Olympic gold medalist Beezie Madden works on improving the horse's rideability with a few simple exercises at the 2009 Horsemastership Training Session.

Laura Kraut walks the course with (from left): Jacqueline Lubrano, Taylor Land, Chelsea Moss and Sophie Benjamin. | Photo by Sandra Oliynyk.

Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Day 3

Olympian Laura Kraut gives the young riders at the 2009 Horsemastership Training Session a taste of what it's like to ride at an international level.

Anne demonstrates how she wants riders to sit in a two-point and use an automatic release while jumping. | Photo by Sandra Oliynyk

Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Day 2

Olympian Anne Kursinski shows riders how to influence their horses with a strong position on the flat and over gymnastic exercises at the 2009 Horsemastership Training Session.

Robert Dover gives a lecture to eight young riders on the basic principles of dressage. | Photo by Sandra Oliynyk

Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Day 1

Dressage Olympian Robert Dover encourages eight young riders to have a vision of how great they can be and gives them tools to achieve that greatness at the 2009 Horsemastership Training Session.

George Morris | Photo by Sandra Oliynyk

Postcard: 2009 George Morris Horsemastership Welcome

George Morris shares the strengths of the riding luminaries who will be training eight young riders this week in his 2009 Horsemastership Training Session.

The four-bar concept is an integral part of the Animal Planet Sporthorse Cup. | ? 2008 by Nancy Jaffer

On the Rail: Animal Planet Sporthorse Cup Brings Excitement to Show

With the innovative Animal Planet Sporthorse Cup class held as the finale of the Syracuse Invitational Sporthorse Tournament, trainer John Madden aims to make show jumping 'a household sport.'

| Photos by Amy Katherine Dragoo

Jump Scary New Fences with Confidence

Top rider and trainer Jim Toon shows you how to teach your horse to jump scary new fences with confidence.