Equine Sports Coaching

Author: Alison Lincoln

Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

ISBN: 9781405179621

Category: Medical

Page: 262

View: 7864


A vital book for equine coaches. Drawing on tried-and-tested coaching practices used successfully in other sports, this book provides an introduction to coaching specific to the equine environment. The coaching process as a whole is addressed for both the horse and rider. The UK Government Coaching Task Force highlighted the need for the development of coaching across all sports, which led to the introduction of the UK Coaching Certificate (UKCC). Soon any coaching of horses and riders will need to be done by qualified individuals only. Equine Sports Coaching is ideal for those studying for the UKCC or other qualifications in equine sports and leisure coaching. Key features: * in line with UK Coaching Certificate qualifications * covers performance analysis, periodisation of training programmes, sports psychology, and communication skills * advises on the personal development of the coach to support career development in this field

The Science of Equestrian Sports

Theory, Practice and Performance of the Equestrian Rider

Author: Inga Wolframm

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1136193421

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: 208

View: 886


The Science of Equestrian Sports is a comprehensive study of the theory and practice of the rider in equine sport. While most scholarship to date has focused on the horse in competition, this is the first book to collate current data relating specifically to riders. It provides valuable insight into improving sporting performance and maintaining the safety of both the horse and the rider. Drawing on the latest scientific research, and covering a wide range of equestrian disciplines from horseracing to eventing, the book systematically explores core subjects such as: physiology of the rider sport psychology in equestrian sport preventing injury biomechanics and kinematics coaching equestrian sport the nature of horse-rider relationships This holistic and scientific examination of the role of the horse rider is essential reading for sport science students with an interest in equestrian sport and equitation. Furthermore, it will be an invaluable resource for instructors, coaches, sport psychologists, or physiologists working with equestrian athletes.

British Qualifications 2017

A Complete Guide to Professional, Vocational and Academic Qualifications in the United Kingdom

Author: Kogan Page Editorial

Publisher: Kogan Page Publishers

ISBN: 0749479507

Category: Education

Page: 608

View: 7465


Now in its 47th edition, British Qualifications 2017 is the definitive one-volume guide to every qualification on offer in the United Kingdom. With an equal focus on vocational studies, this essential guide has full details of all institutions and organizations involved in the provision of further and higher education and is an essential reference source for careers advisors, students and employers. It also includes a comprehensive and up-to-date description of the structure of further and higher education in the UK. The book includes information on awards provided by over 350 professional institutions and accrediting bodies, details of academic universities and colleges and a full description of the current framework of academic and vocational education. It is compiled and checked annually to ensure accuracy of information.

Biomechanics and Physical Training of the Horse

Author: Jean-Marie Denoix

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1840766565

Category: Medical

Page: 192

View: 6547


Effective horse trainers strive to improve the performance of their horses while preserving the integrity of the musculoskeletal apparatus. Biomechanics and Physical Training of the Horse supplies an anatomical and functional overview of the topic, enabling trainers to optimize the different exercises their horses undergo during training and competition. Following a brief description of the biomechanics of the muscles underlying equine movement, the book discusses the muscles of the forelimb, hindlimb, and neck and trunk. These fundamentals have direct bearing on the later chapters, which focus on training and the core exercises for a horse. This text is illustrated throughout by the author’s top-quality photographs, diagrams, and his own beautiful anatomical drawings. The book is of lasting value to all professionals and well-informed amateurs who work with horses: veterinarians, trainers and riders, researchers, physical therapists, and educators in equine courses.

British Qualifications

Author: Kogan Page (Firm)

Publisher: Kogan Page Limited

ISBN: 9780749437077

Category: Education

Page: 833

View: 6507


In a single volume, the new edition of this guide gives comprehensive coverage of the developments within the fast-changing field of professional, academic and vocational qualifications. Fully indexed, it provides details on all university awards and over 200 career fields, their professional and accrediting bodies, levels of membership and qualifications. It lists all degree and postgraduate awards from all UK universities and colleges, and includes website addresses for each establishment.

The Business of Coaching with Horses

How to Reach More Clients, Feed Your Horses, and Change the World

Author: Schelli Whitehouse

Publisher: Morgan James Publishing

ISBN: 1683509943

Category: Sports & Recreation

Page: N.A

View: 2878


The Business of Coaching with Horses is the definitive business guide for equine-assisted professionals to reach more clients so they can feed their horses and change the world! Horse coaching and therapy benefits are unique and sometimes ‘mysterious’. In The Business of Coaching with Horses, Equine Alchemy Certified Coach and Facilitator Schelli Whitehouse illustrates exactly what it takes to experience balance, abundance, and a sustainable equine-assisted coaching practice. Schelli’s own life journey and work with horses has become an integrated celebration of purpose and prosperity as she works to see equine-assisted coaching and therapy become a valuable ‘go-to’ modality for personal and professional transformation—as popular as yoga and Starbucks! Through colorful personal stories, client case studies, and advice from industry experts, The Business of Coaching with Horses guides equine-assisted practitioners through 7 essential skills for building a thriving business with horsepower. Complete with an online companion workbook, Schelli helps readers establish and build upon their own foundation of personal core principles and unique expertise in order to provide value, structure, and transformation for their ideal clients. Part business branding, part money mindset mastery, and part service design, The Business of Coaching with Horses is a loving kick-in-the-pants and a journey to the heart of success for any Horse and Soul Business.

Coaching Skills for Riding Teachers

Author: Islay Auty

Publisher: Kenilworth Press

ISBN: 9781905693085

Category: Pets

Page: 208

View: 2850


?Coaching Skills is written for riding teachers who wish to enhance their teaching skills, especially for those who are newly qualified or still studying for their teaching certificate. In particular, this book provides excellent reading for those seeking to achieve the UK Coaching Certificate in Equestrian Sport. An interesting and thought-provoking read.' National Equine Student Magazine

The essential horse

Author: Hilary Bracegirdle,Patricia Connor,National Horseracing Museum (Newmarket, England)

Publisher: Philip Wilson Pub Ltd


Category: Art

Page: 176

View: 1058


This publication explores the role of the horse in British society in agriculture, war, transports, sport, art, literature, and entertainment. The development of horse equipments and veterinary care is also covered. Drawing on pictures from major public and private collections, this book is lavishly illustrated and will appeal to horse lovers, social historians, and art historians. Illustrations include medieval illuminations, horse armor, works by Stubbs and Munnings, and Queen Elizabeth I's riding saddle.