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Still not using massage on yourself? You are missing out on these benefits.

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Hannah Donnelly, Chartered Physiotherapist BSc (Hons) investigates the benefits of massage for horse riders, used alongside heat, to target the four main areas horse riders tend to commonly suffer with.  The benefits of massage for horse riders. Massage has been used by therapists for thousands of years. Evidence suggests it is beneficial for a variety…
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Horse Massage

The Unsurprising Benefits of Heat and Massage for Your Horse!

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Heat and massage are both commonly used to help our horses perform at their best. But how do they help?    The Benefits of Heat Heat is a great alternative for sensitive horses who may find massage too invasive. Equally, it’s great to use alongside massage to keep muscles in top condition. Best used as…
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Massage with your horse!

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When we are limited as to what we can do with our horses it is always nice to take a step back from the craziness and spend some quality time with your steed. Here are some reminders about why massage is so beneficial for your horse (and you!) and what you can do. Benefits of…
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1% More: The power of visualization with Edwina Alexander

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“1% More” is a blog series in which we ask World Equestrian Brands endorsed and trainer team riders to give us one booster tip that will help us to improve our competitive edge by 1%. As any true athlete knows, all of those 1%s add up to significant results. Edwina Alexander is Australia’s leading show…
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Jill Thomas-Smith, Trainer Team Member for World Equestrian Brands

1% More: A different approach to rider fitness

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Photos provided by Jill Thomas-Smith “1% More” is a new blog series in which we ask World Equestrian Brands endorsed and trainer team riders to give us one booster tip that will help us to improve our competitive edge by 1%. As any true athlete knows, all of those 1%s add up to significant results.…
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Sheepskin

How Sheepskin Protects Your Horse

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Sheepskin has incredible properties that make it ideal for saddle pads. We’ve all felt how soft and cuddly some saddles can be! But, like so many other topics, this subject is more complex when we look at it more closely. Knowing what makes a high quality saddle pad will help you evaluate what you have…
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Keep Your Mattes Product Warranty In Force

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It’s not by chance that sheepskin is used in the making of Mattes pads. The special properties of sheepskin are not replicated by any other material. For more than 150 years 😮 E.A.Mattes has specialized in sheepskin hides. They source the majority of their sheepskin from Australia, and they know a thing or two about…
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Massage Pad – Summary of Test Results

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Clinical Trials – Equilibrium Therapy Massage Pad Equilibrium Products are dedicated to creating carefully designed products that improve the well-being and comfort of the horse. All Equilibrium products are thoroughly researched, tested and quality checked. The Equilibrium Therapy Massage Pad has been independently tested by Myerscough College in Lancashire. The results, following 6-weeks of testing,…
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How To Use The Equilibrium Therapy Massage Mitt

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The Equilibrium Therapy Massage Mitt is a handy tool to help keep your horse relaxed and supple. It can be used in a variety of ways to help your horse. 1. General Massage/Warm Up You can use the mitt as a general full body warm up for the horse or use it to target discipline…
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