Ride with Your Mind
Sun 25th Mar
Ride With Your Mind Demo Day with Mary Wanless and guests. 9.30am til 4.30pm.
Mary Wanless Lecture: Toolkits – The three toolkits which make up the training of horse and rider.
The Basics of Fascia – A demonstration with Mary Wanless BHSI and Rikke Shultz using a painted horse to show fascia in the horse. Mary will also demonstrate fascia for the human form.
Groundwork – A demonstration showing how groundwork can be use to affect fascia and develop the horse correctly with Mary Wanless and Ali Wakelin.
Rider Biomechanics Demo – Mary works with two riders which she has not worked with before, demonstrating corrections in the human fascia and the effect on the horse. She’ll be focusing on corrections in the Superficial Front Line and Superficial Back Line.
Lateral Lines & Spiral Lines – Using a painted horse Mary & Rikke discusses the lateral lines, the spiral lines which then turns into a ridden demo of bend v jacknifing with a Dressage Judge’s perspective
Advanced Rider Demo – How the rider, with fascia in mind, can work “core to core” demonstrating the huge amount of influence a rider can bring to bear. Great demonstrations from all levels of riders. Hosted by the foremost rider biomechanics expert Mary Wanless BHSI BSc & danish vet Rikke Shultz
Audience Questions – A chance for the audience to ask questions and get answers from our panel of experts.