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Modern Eventing with Phillip Dutton

Modern Eventing by Phillip Dutton is a comprehensive resource for event riders. In this well-illustrated eventing book, Dutton covers all the aspects you need to know about eventing, from choosing the right event horse and tack to achieving appropriate fitness, flatwork and jumping exercises, competition preparation, attending to the special needs of the event horse and more. Read more...

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Modern Eventing by Phillip Dutton with Amber Heintzberger is an illustrated book that guides riders in training, conditioning and competing in all three phases of a horse trial. Dutton covers dressage, cross-country and show jumping, including his own schooling exercises for work on the flat and over fences and chapters describing the special needs of the event horse. Dutton's comprehensive book also incorporates tips and advice from the top experts who make up his internationally respected eventing team-his groom, his farrier and his veterinarian. You'll cherish this resource for everything from daily horse maintenance to braiding and turnout, and from hoof care and the use of horseshoe studs to common health issues. There's even tips for finding the right event prospect for your level of experience, choosing tack and equipment, achieving fitness in horse and rider and more.

Phillip Dutton is a five-time Olympian and 12-time USEA Leading Rider of the Year. Once named top FEI World Event Rider, Dutton is a founding member of the Professional Riders Organization (PRO) and was voted the 2009 Developing Rider Coach of the Year, having coached many adult amateurs and USET shortlisted riders. Amber Heintzberger is a freelance writer and photographer specializing in equestrian subjects.

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