Read the pdf version of the 6 Part series recently published by the following UK regional magazines
Northern Horse Magazine
Southern Horse Magazine
Midland Horse Magazine
Eastern Horse Magazine
About Equine Balance Bands
What are Equine Bands
How do Bands Help the Horse
Biomechanical Weakness in the Ridden Horse
Preparatory Training Techniques
About Resistance Band Training for Horses
How resistance bands differ to traditional training aids
Resistance Bands and Equine Rehabilitation
Suggested Training Program
Guidelines for using Equine Bands
Using the Equine Balance Band System
When to Use Equine Bands
How to Fit Equine Bands
Preparatory Core Conditioning Exercises
Dynamic Mobilisation Exercises
Initiating a Reflex Response
Resistance Band Training and Pole Work
What is Proprioception?
Why is Proprioception Important?
How can we Develop Proprioception?
Choice of Exercise
Choice of Gait
Schooling with Equine Balance Bands
Longitudinal bending exercises
Flexion and extension of the trunk
Lateral Bending exercises
The horses' body on a curving line
Adjusting the balance with applied exercises
Basic transitions for engagement
Rehabilitation with Equine Balance Bands
How resistance band training can help to increase muscle tone
The exercise theory behind kissing spines and back pain rehabilitation.
Exercise suggestions to strengthen a weak back, and reduce nerve compression and spinal impingement.
Tips on how to activate and tone the deep spinal stabilising muscles.