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Complete Horse Riding Manual
By William Micklem

Publication Date: 7th August 2003 # Price: £25.00

In this fabulously informative and practical handbook William Micklem shares his 30 - year knowledge of riding and training to explore every stage of the riding process. Illustrated in full colour throughout, Complete Horse Riding Manual provides expert advice and tuition for riders and horse enthusiasts of all ages and levels of experience.

Each chapter includes specially commissioned photographic sequences and artworks to illustrate riding techniques, exercise programmes and training schedules for horse and rider. With this book you can learn how to ride, how to train, and develop your horse and how to excel at dressage, showjumping, and cross - country riding.

William Micklem is a superb coach and has vast experience of training and understanding riders and horses. His innovative thinking and inspirational teaching are evident in this extraordinary book, which highlights the need for mental as well as physical preparation and inspires readers to work towards the perfect horse and rider partnership.

Riders of all ages and standards will benefit from the invaluable advice and tuition in this excellent one - stop reference manual, which is destined to become a classic book on riding techniques for all horse lovers.

William Micklem has been a fellow of the British Horse Society since 1981 and is a writer, presenter and coach of exceptional quality. He is actively involved with the international equestrian scene; as one of the architects of the Golden Saddle scheme for top young competition riders and as a trainer of numerous international riders. He is Training Director at the Gleneagles Mark Philips Equestrian Centre and presented the official Pony Club video The More Experienced Rider.

"William Micklem is more than just a superb coach. He is a teacher and a perceptive communicator with a great feeling for all those striving to improve their performance."
Lucinda Green, Three - Day Eventing World Champion and Olympic medalist


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