Dane Rawlins Dressage Lesson Report

Dane Rawlins Dressage Lesson

As a member of the Eastern Region of Dressage Ireland, I have the opportunity to take part in subsidised training with top local and international dressage trainers. The most recent one ER organised was with Dane Rawlins – Grand Prix Dressage rider, Director of Dressage at Hickstead and UK List 1 Judge – and I jumped at the opportunity … [Read more…]

Get Your Head in the Game – Sports Psychology for Equestrians

As someone who is extremely self-conscious and suffers from terrible competition nerves, I was really excited to hear that the West Leinster Region of AIRC had arranged for a talk with Sports Psychologist Anna Donnla O’Hagan of Dublin City University. The talk, which took place in July 2015, was primarily geared towards helping attendees overcome nerves and become … [Read more…]

Welcome to Inside Track Eventing!

Welcome to Inside Track Eventing! I’m Natalie, an ambitious amateur rider just starting out in the wonderful world of Irish eventing. I have a full-time job, and I spend pretty much every other minute of my spare time doing something equine-related, even if I’m not on a horse! I’ve been riding pretty much all my life, … [Read more…]