A minuscule difference – a few hundredths of a second – often means winning or losing in equestrian sport. The difference is in the details. As a top athlete, you are always striving for perfection. Both you and your horse, giving everything at the right moment. In this article, we delve deeper into the specific […]
Just like us humans, horses need energy to function and perform work. But how do you know just how much? Learn all about it here!
The days are getting warmer and competitions are slowly being rolled out again. Happy days ahead! We all know that the past few months have brought all kinds of new challenges. Many of us have had to adapt their horse’s management, varying from winding the training down a bit to 24-7 turnout. We are all […]
With summer in town it is the perfect time to stress the importance of electrolytes. Some equestrians feed them to their horses daily, while others only feed them in extreme heat or during a strenuous competition. But when do horses need those extra electrolytes, and why? Just like humans, horses sweat to control their body […]
It’s summer! Most of us can enjoy the hot weather (as long as it doesn’t get too hot). Horses, however, have a thermoneutral zone different from that of humans, with ideal temperatures falling between -5 and +15 °C. Horses have more muscle mass to keep them warm, and less bare skin to cool them. In […]
Het paard is een atleet. Om prestaties te leveren staat een goede conditie aan de basis. Op welk niveau jij en je paard ook presteren. Een paard dat zich fit voelt, presteert beter. In de Science Sunday’ van september vertellen we je alles over conditie en het verbeteren daarvan. Hoe fit een paard is wordt […]
Bij het werken van paarden draait het allemaal om energie. De juiste energie om het parcours te springen of de proef te lopen. Maar energie is ook vaak een struikelblok. Het paard is te sloom, het paard is juist veel te fris bij aanvang van de training of hij houdt de duur van de training […]
Without sport there’s no need for recovery and without recovery, you can’t keep doing sport! Sport and recovery are inextricably linked. Every horse is an athlete: from the leisure horse taken on hacks to the top athletes who knock us out with their Olympic-level performances. To become as fit as possible, of course, one needs […]
Supplement for improved condition and endurance in sport horses for better performance.
A healthy, radiant horse with good musculature. Isn’t that what we all want? One of the most common misunderstandings regarding muscle development is that it can only be achieved through training. But did you know that your horse can only build up muscle through good condition and feed containing the right components? Good muscle development […]