Today, we would like to tell you the beautiful story of a French equestrian show, created by an ex-vaulting athlete, Alexandra and her husband Arnaud Macé, horse whisperer.
What would a vaulting squad be without a whole lot of team love and harmony? It might be the most important part of our sport, since everything we do together on the horseback wouldn’t work without trust. Especially if new vaulters joined your team it’s a good idea to build an equally strong bond with the new squad to vault as harmonious as before. Here are 5 ideas on how to get a really close bond and build up trust in each other:
Equestrian vaulters use to be very creative and innovative. We would like to present you 6 vaulting challenges we have discovered. Read on and challenge yourself! And don’t forget to send us videos of your attempts!
With this blog post we would like to support a very strong girl called Jana Schrautemeier. After a severe accident during a vaulting session she is fighting her way back to a new life with the support of her vaulting team and the help of equine therapy.
Being a groom is not easy, especially for a vaulting team. You need to be everywhere and take care of everyone, athletes, lungers and our four-legged partners. Practice, expertise and attention are required. But what makes a perfect vaulting groom? Read on to know what 10 skills a groom should definitely bring!
What are the ingredients to move people to tears during a vaulting freestyle? To succeed in vaulting, you must be a good gymnast, a good horse person, a good dancer or even a good actor somehow. All these ingredients are put together to please your sight. But your sense of hearing is just as powerful: the magical touch that makes you having goosebumps while watching a freestyle, is definitely the vaulting music.
Choosing a vaulting freestyle theme is never easy and we always try to inspire you when searching for one. So, have you ever thought of representing another sports discipline? Take a glance at our selection of 5 freestyles representing other sports disciplines and get inspired:Read More
Like all of us, even vaulting stars and talents have to start from scratch, train hard and participate in many regional and national competitions before shining on the international stage. We have found some really cute photos that show that they all have started just like everyone in the Vaulting World: as lovely, little vaulting kids!Read More
Gladius – The Show is an American acrobatic equestrian production based on mythology and Gladiators with about 15 performers and 22 horses. We have talked to Alethea Shelton, one of the founders of this spectacular equestrian show about the beginnings and their trainings.