Philippe Karl & High Noon Price: £29.99 A French Riding Master and his Hannovarian. Be inspired by the riding philosophy of légèreté. Get close up to the action in Part 1 of this highly instructive documentary film where the young Hanoverian gelding High Noon goes through his first two years of basic training with the renowned French riding master. Philippe Karl trains him on the lunge rein, in hand and under saddle with respect, esteem and expertise. Enjoy their trusting work together, from the basics, to the first piaffe strides. Approx 132 mins. The Dressage Convention 2013 Price: £39.99 The NEW & EXCITING Dressage Convention for 2013 is now available on double DVD. This two-day event lived up to its promise - it was both educational and thought-provoking and brought together a number of well-respected trainers and riders to explore and compare International training methods. Dressage superstars Carl Hester and Richard Davison offered dressage enthusiasts a unique insight into a variety of training methods through a series of educational and thought provoking sessions, lecture demos, panel discussions and questions and answers. Says Richard Davison "The event was a totally different format to what people are used to in the UK and we hope it inspired riders of all levels and brought clarity to their training systems". The guest rider is none other than current World number one, CHARLOTTE DUJARDIN, with VALEGRO, her double Olympic gold medal winner, current European Champion and current World record Holder. There is no other horse and rider at this level - they are a unique combination. Guests speakers also included renowned author of The Classical Seat Sylvia Loch and former Portuguese Equestrian Art School student Miguel Ralão.
The Dressage Convention was a truly inspirational event that is now brought to you on double DVD.
FEI World Cup Dressage 2013 Price: £16.99 SALE PRICE, was £21.99, NOW £16.99
Germany's Helen Langehanenberg lived up to all the promise she has shown over the last few seasons to clinch the 2013 Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage title in style with the fabulous stallion Damon Hill. She was a lady on a mission from the outset, driven on by the huge hunger she felt after having to settle for runner-up spot at last year's Final before missing out on individual bronze at the London 2012 Olympic Games by an agonising 0.03 percentage points. The Final was fiercely fought by some of the most polished, talented and experienced riders the sport of Dressage has ever produced. Included is a short summary of Grand Prix and the top ten Freestyle tests in full with a separate commentary track. An MBPtv production for Equestrian Vision. Approx. 94 mins.
The Joy Of Dressage - Vol 1 Price: £29.99 Part 1 - Motivating the Horse - The joy of riding is getting pleasure as a rider out of being around horses and reaching your own personal goals. Imparting the pleasure of that joint endeavour to one's horse is by far the most important goal in Uta Gräf's training and equine husbandry. Be good to the horse. Impart pleasure with work. The training structure. Encouragement in line with ability . Fine riding, minimal aids. The bigger picture - working equitation. An active seat - a subtle influence. Care and feeding . Handling and training. 80 mins. The Joy Of Dressage - Vol 2 Price: £29.99 Part 2 - Training the Rider - Riding with motivation and enthusiasm are important prerequisites to creating a partnership that is equally pleasurable for the horse. The second film in the three part series shows which influences the rider can use to get close to this ideal. Choosing the right horse. Finding the right trainer. Instruction and stable culture. Riding without fear through good husbandry and training. Stress-free riding. Seat and posture exercises. 80 mins. The Joy Of Dressage - Vol 3 Price: £29.99 Part 3 - Competitive Success - For many riders, the climax to the joy of riding is to begin competing. Successful grand prix rider Uta Gräf gives insights into her methods for preparing and beginning to compete built on training which respects the horse and its natural living conditions. Training towards competition. At the competition. Before the test. Warming up. The test. Dressage riding for joy. 60 mins. FEI World Cup Dressage 2012 Price: £12.99 SALE PRICE, was £21.99, NOW £12.99
Adelinde Cornelissen and Jerich Parzival, the defending World Cup Champions from the Netherlands, clinched the Reem Acra FEI World Cup Dressage title for the second consecutive season when winning the freestyle final on home soil at s-Hertogenbosch. Germanys Helen Langehanenberg riding the 12 year old Stallion Damon Hill really pushed the reigning champion all the way setting the target of 85.214 % but Cornelissen was just too good on the night, much to the delight of the home crowd, edging out the new German sensation by a single penalty mark.
The top 12 tests are shown in full with a separate commentary track.
Approx 98 mins duration.
The Secret of a Successful Halt Price: £29.99 A successful halt is the key to good riding. It's of greatest importance - often used and practiced, yet surrounded by uncertainty and misunderstanding.
Approx 44mins duration.
Laura Bechtolsheimer Works With Youngster Dan Price: £24.99 Laura works her six-year-old, Dankeshoen (Dan) at home in three different sessions over a four month period including, Warm Up to Collection, De-Mystifying Lateral Work and The Start Of Piaffe. Approximately 58 minutes. Laura Bechtolsheimer - The Baby and the Finished Horse Price: £24.99 Laura takes us from one end of the training spectrum to the other, working with her four year old Stepdance (Step), then showcasing her Grand Prix horse and Olympic partner Mistral Hojris. Approximately 60 minutes. Laura Bechtolsheimer and her Grand Prix Horses Price: £24.99 A privileged insight into Laura's training at home with two Grand Prix horses, Mistral Hojris and Andretti H. Laura develops her new kur and the finished item is excellent viewing. Approximately 60 minutes. Laura Bechtolsheimer and Dr B Train Their Future Stars Price: £24.99 The Bechtolsheimers start their youngsters on the ground and under saddle. Dr B provides a masterly demonstration of long-reining and interprets Laura's lesson with German trainer Klaus Balkenhol. Approximately 64 minutes.