MMRC Presents Gillian Higgins and Horses Inside Out Demonstration

Posted: 19/04/2012

Painted Horse

MMRC Presents Gillian Higgins and Horses Inside Out Demonstration 

Painting the skeleton and musculature on the side of horses really helps to bring this subject to life. Whether to groups or individuals, Gillian looks at how understanding equine anatomy, biomechanics and physiology can help:

  • Improve performance
  • Reduce Injury
  • Maintain top physiological condition
  • Manage horses for optimum muscular health

Gillian is dynamic and enthusiastic, passionate about equine anatomy and biomechanics and works with the comfort and welfare of the horse in mind. Informative and interactive talks are of interest to Riders, Coaches, Instructors, Students, Therapists, Clubs and Equestrian Centres.

Topics for groups include:

  • How the Horse Moves
  • Pilates and Stretching for Horses
  • Dressage from an Anatomical Perspective
  • Jumping from an Anatomical Approach
  • The Muscles and Skeleton in Motion
  • Warm-up for Performance
  • The Practical Application of Anatomy and Biomechanics
  • Back Problems and Athletic Injury
  • Massage for Horse Owners
  • Tendons and Ligaments of the Lower Leg
  • Anatomy of the Digestive System
  • Dissection Courses

Venue : Mount Mascal Stables, Stable Lane (off Vicarage Road) Bexley DA5 2AW
Date: 29th June 2012
Start Time: 7pm
Ticket Price: £20.00,
in advance
MMRC: £15.00

For tickets please contact:
Lesley Quinn
07920 842877

Heather Gilbert