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There are two terms of the equestrian world that often get mixed up: tempo and rhythm. Rhythm is the regularity of a gait, whereas tempo means the speed of a rhythm. Generally speaking, it is a movement speed, and we have already talked about its importance before.  It is one of the most important values of a ride - let it be show jumping, dressage, or cross country, the right tempo is the foundation of success.  continue reading
16.4.2021
Radovan Šillo and Monika Ničová are a great example of a well-functioning showjumping team. From their home near Slovakian Pezinok, they travel to shows across Europe where Rado competes in the highest classes, and Monika takes care of their four-legged partners. Although there is a whole team taking care of their home-stable, you can usually see only Rado and Monika at shows.  continue reading
We often hear trainers and coaches shouting at their pupils, "Find the right tempo!" in the warm-up ring. As simple as this advice is, the actual performance proves to be everything but easy. All the showjumpers (and many other riders) know about the mysterious "perfect tempo" that gives the horse an ideal momentum to jump. But how to achieve it? continue reading
13.11.2020
Intensity is the name for the amount of effort a horse puts into training. Although it may seem difficult at first, the knowledge and ability to work with intensity, as the headline hints, may become a significant help for several reasons. You can make sure your horse's training is neither less nor more intense than you intend to. It gives you a general knowledge of your horse's health state, and it also provides an excellent guidepost to help structure your training. continue reading
29.10.2020
In this ongoing article, you can learn about all the new features and updates of our app. As we try to improve our services continuously, we fix the bugs and add new features on a frequent, regular basis. It's easy to lose track and miss new features that can help you with your riding passion.  continue reading
21.10.2020
On the last weekend of August, the Equine Sport Centre in Olomouc, the Czech Republic, hosted a CSI2*-W show. The event that usually has three stars lacked one star this year due to the Covid-19 situation, but the atmosphere was as lively as it is every year. We were there the whole time, got a coffee plus a little talk with some of you, and truly enjoyed every single day. continue reading
8.9.2020
Bart Junior Vandecasteele is a 15 years old  Belgian born into a family with rich expertise in the showjumping sport. Although his parents are the breeders of the famous horse Mr. President, he initially was not interested in horses, and has been a competitive cyclist. Even though he rides for only a year and a half, he has already won several 1.40 classes. And his big dream? Nothing less than to be the world number one! continue reading
Tereza Vysoudilová is a year from being twenty. She jumps classes for Young Riders, schools youngsters, has been accepted to medical school, and for an unknowing eye, her life might seem close to perfect. But it is safe to say that she knows her way around misfortune – for example when her top horse injured himself last year and has not fully recovered since then. In our interview, Tereza talks about his recovery and about herself, her career, and all the ways she uses her EQUIMO analysis. continue reading
Since last autumn, EQUIMO has become my riding companion, and I always put it on, even if I go on a hack. As the COVID break had come to an end and we went to the first show of this year, I naturally took my EQUIMO with me. Today, I would like to introduce you to my showing day with this little helper. continue reading
Feeding your horses and making sure they get all the needed nutrients while being happy and well-fed is something that can turn out to be very tricky. Most horse owners have experienced issues with their four-legged partners being either too difficult to feed, or gaining pounds seemingly from nothing. Here is a little guide of things you should not forget while considering your horse’s diet. continue reading
18.5.2020
The first part described my problem with even spreading of left- and right-handed motion during a session with my gelding.  Get ready for another example of how feelings in the saddle may vary from reality. One of my students has a very hot mare. As the student herself isn't much of an experienced rider, she often tends to get scared. The result? From the moment she climbs into the saddle, she tries ... continue reading
17.1.2020
Jan Vinckier je známý jezdec i trenér. Od útlého věku závodil v parkurech té nejvyšší mezinárodní obtížnosti, nyní však zvolil cestu trenéra a i když většinu své energie investuje do svých svěřenců, jezdit nepřestal. V dnešním rozhovoru Jan prozrazuje největší výzvy při trénování jezdců a jak mu EQUIMO pomáhá tyto výzvy překonávat. continue reading
14.12.2020
Na přelomu roku odjel Václav Staněk do holandských BWG Stables, kde v době našeho rozhovoru dokončoval svou stáž zastřešenou programem pro mladé talentované jezdce A young Riders Academy. Vašek se rozpovídal nejen o svém působení ve stájích bratří Schröderů, ale také o následných pracovních plánech a s nimi spojených možnostech využití EQUIMO trackeru. continue reading
27.5.2020
Na začátku roku 2020 přijal český reprezentant Ondřej Zvára možnost nestranně vyzkoušet EQUIMO tracker. Po návratu ze španělské Sunshine tour Ondru naplno zastihla krize spojená s COVID-19, a tudíž tracker testuje hlavně v domácím prostředí. V dnešním rozhovoru jezdec Stáje Arcus povídá nejen o zkušenostech s EQUIMEM, ale především o jeho aktuálním tréninku a vyhlídkách na Olympijské hry v Tokyu. continue reading
30.4.2020
Přečtěte si co říká Sára Vingrálková o našem EQUIMO v rozhovoru na jezdci.cz continue reading
28.4.2020
Novým pomocníkem nejen pro profesionální jezdce je unikátní sledovací zařízení EQUIMO, které umožňuje komplexní analýzu jezdeckého tréninku. Během práce s koňmi jej využívá také parkurová jezdkyně Linda Portychová a pomáhá jí tréninky optimalizovat. continue reading
30.4.2020