The Power of Coaching
Releasing Surprising Potential in Equestrian Athletes
Aimed at both teachers and students, this guide explores how coaching equestrian athletes can maximise their potential. The authors explain key aspects of learning and teaching, and examine how resilience, self-awareness, mindset and the rider’s relationship with the horse can affect performance.
Pilates for Equestrians
Achieve the Winning Edge with Increased Core Stability
Regular Pilates practice can build core strength, improve a rider’s performance and help to prevent injury. With tips on complaints specific to horse-riders, each exercise in this guide is colour coded for difficulty and includes an explanation of its ‘equestrian advantage’.
A Rider's Guide
Designed to help both trainers and instructors, this guide, incorporating diagrams and step-by-step explanations, encourages fitness and correct posture in the rider before addressing problems incurred with walking, trotting, basic training and cantering. The author’s solutions give priority to the well-being of the horse.
Budget Horse and Pony Care
Cost Effective Horse Management
Aimed at helping horse owners and riders cut down on costs, this practical guide demonstrates eco-friendly ways of making products and equipment and economizing on stable practices, from making shampoo, horse rugs and boot-racks to treating brittle feet.
Ride with Your Mind Clinic
Rider Biomechanics – Basics to Brilliance
Following the proven success of her first Ride with Your Mind guide, Mary Wanless tackles a series of faults or problems, each demonstrated by a different rider, some with relatively basic experience, others advanced dressage riders.
The Church Visible
The Ceremonial Life and Protocol of the Catholic Church
What is life like in the Vatican? What does the Roman Curia do? The result of seven years' intense research and interviews throughout the world, this benchmark reference provides a comprehensive, authoritative guide to the workings of the Roman Catholic Church. Illustrated with more than 90 colour plates, the book outlines the Church's history, including the Second Vatican Council, provides a chronology of the Popes, and explains Church hierarchy, protocol, vesture and insignia, and the cycle of the liturgical year. Off-mint.