A Manual of Pole and Gridwork Exercises (Book 1)Unknown
From Gridwork to the Show-Jumping Ring (Book 2)

These Manuals are unique in their design. Whether an experienced horse/rider partnership or working at novice level, using them together with the Progress Sheets (see downloads), enables a reader to build a fully structured, progressive training programme.

  • All pages are laminated making them weather resistant. They can be removed from the A4 ringbinder and taken outside for
    easy reference. If a page is left out in the rain or dropped to the ground, it will simply wipe clean! The file itself can also be
  • left outside as it is made of polypropylene.
  • Both Manuals are full of exercises, explanations, information and tips designed to educate both horse and rider and improve overall performance.
    • Each set of exercises includes:Unknown
      an introduction
    • A guide to building suitable distances between fences
    • preparing for and riding the exercise
    • Useful information and hints.

To enable a reader to build an exercise, every diagram details individual distances for Horses, 148cm (14.2hh), 138cm, (13.2hh) and 128cm (12.2hh) ponies. To measure these distances a tape measure can be purchased along with the book(s).

  • Support Pages are packed with information on preparation, warm up and everything you will need to know to carry out a training session successfully.
  • Explanation Pages give a comprehensive list of commonly used terms.
  • Progress sheets for each manual can be printed from the download tab above to enable you to track your progress and record comments for future sessions.

A calendar is also available for download to plan ahead for shows, training, etc.

To preview each of the Manuals in detail, click on the books to the right.