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Join our free Webinar | July 25th

Becoming an amazing ST Instructor is possible for you, and this webinar will show you how. Do you wish you could do what you love, do what you are good…

Basic ST Instructor Program 2022

Do you wish you could do what you love, do what you are good at, do what the world needs, and do what you can be paid for?…

Weekly ST #16 | Marijke de Jong Live

Living life on your own terms means four things: You do what you love. You do what you’re good at. You do what the world needs. You do…

Sam Smith – Training Philosophy

Sam Smith has a pretty solid philosophy about training reining horses, as a matter of fact, it is a philosophy that many trainers in all disciplines claim to…

#SundaySchool: How to improve technique over skinny fences

Working hunter specialist Kelly Ward has won at all major county shows, Horse of the Year Show and Royal International. Her passion is sourcing young horses and starting…

Weekly ST #15 | Marijke de Jong Live

On this episode, we take a look at what it means to be an emotionally balanced horse trainer and go over the five emotional skills you need to…

Gabriel Diano – Collection on a Loose Rein

NRHA Professional Gabriel Diano demonstrates the steps he takes to achieving collection on a loose rein. Take all the Work out of Currying The New Powered CurryVac will…

#SundaySchool: a really useful training exercise for young horses

Schooling Ted at home Five-star event rider Coral Keen’s shares one of her favourite training exercises for young horses… Whenever you ride a horse you are always either…

#SundaySchool: the showjumping ‘gym’ with Holly Smith

International showjumper Holly Smith (pictured) uses this showjumping gridwork exercise with both her younger and more experienced horses to help them jump a flowing round. Holly explains her…

9 ways to train your horse out hacking for success on competition day

With a little imagination, hacking can be fun and a useful tool for preparing your horse to succeed on competition day. Whether you’re seeking extra marks in the…

#SundaySchool: how to ride side-saddle

Leading show horse producer Jayne Ross gives her advice on how to get the best out of a horse when riding sideways Jayne has won the supreme titles…

#SundaySchool: How can I build my young horse’s confidence for jumping hedges?

If you’re looking for advice on how to teach a horse to jump a hedge, Nicky Hanbury, a joint-master of the Quorn Hunt with her husband Joss, has…

Coming Up in July

Let the fun begin! It’s day 1 of the Scholars July Class and we’re absolutely thrilled to meet our new Scholars and start the 30-day Groundwork Challenge with…

What can ST do for you and your horse

Take a look at what Straightness Training can do for you and your horse, and what Cynthia Adams from Canada has to say about the Scholars Program: We’d…

ST Academy Graduates | June 2021

  In June 2021, eleven Scholars in the ST Academy from Canada, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Sweden, Switzerland, the UK, and the US passed a Touchstone in the Scholars Program!…

Join the 30-Day Groundwork Challenge

Just wrapped up my 3rd Live Class in the Groundwork Masterclass and love how excited people are to start (or keep) doing groundwork! During that class, I opened…

Laila Lorentzen & Orpheus Graduate Grade 1

Laila Lorentzen from Denmark graduated in the Straightness Training Academy in Grade 1. Congratulations Laila, keep up the fabulous work in the Scholar Program! And thanks, Laila, for…

2021 NRHA Derby – Eduardo Ramirez

Eduardo Ramirez is another class-sweeper having won every level in every slate and high point championships in both levels of the Rookie classes at the NRHA Derby except…

2021 NRHA Derby – Molly Cherry

Molly Cherry has big plans for Guaranteed A Magnum, lovingly called “Amos”, but still has lots to learn about him. In the meantime, she picked up a Prime…

2021 NRHA Derby – Terry Saxton

Terry Saxton is still learning the “buttons” on MJG Hollywood Jersey, but kept her scores consistently high enough to win the Prime Time Rookie High Point Championship at…

2021 NRHA Derby – Abigail Dooley

Abigail Dooley has loved Top Haida from the start and is very proud to have won the Short Stirrup [2] Championship and the Short Stirrup High Point Championship…

2021 NRHA Derby – Raeanna Thayn

At 10-years-old, Coded N Karma is living the good life now, but he’s still sharp enough to carry Raeanna Thayn to the Youth 14-18 and Unrestricted Youth Championships….

2021 NRHA Derby – Gracie Weeks

Gracie Weeks started riding One Last Starbuck a little over a year ago, and their partnership has been solid from the beginning. They finished their week at the…

2021 NRHA Derby – Becca Schaffhauser

Becca Scaffhauser feels like she still has some things to work on with Dun Got My Rest, but the team kept their scores high enough to win the…

2021 NRHA Derby – Lydia Bell

Lydia Bell and Chics Want My Number earned high point championships in the Youth 14-18 and the Unrestricted Youth classes with two consistent runs at the NRHA Derby….