Are you sitting comfortably?
None of us are completely symmetrical, but could this be having an effect on your horse and his way of going?
Maxine runs a human physiotherapy clinic in Mountsorrel. Here you can book a 45 minute consultation that will aim to diagnose and treat any musculoskeletal ailment. Assessment will begin by discussing your concerns, followed by assessment of the problem area. A treatment plan is then established to give you the tools you need to improve your pain. A thorough exercise regime, including specific Pilates exercise can be then be established.
Rider Performance Analysis
If you feel that you are unbalanced on one rein, or that you can't quite get your leg on one side then you may benefit from a ridden physiotherapy assessment. This will identify any tight or weak areas and give you the tools required to improve your ridden work. It will include arena side treatment and reassessment to help improve those niggling issues. Sessions take one hour and include a comprehensive exercise plan.
Half day MOT for
Horse and Rider
A combined physiotherapy assessment with your horse may identify ways in which you are compensating for weak or tight areas, this can have a massive influence on your horse. By first analysing your riding a tailored treatment plan can also be established for your horse. This is a three hour session and includes a full rider performance analysis followed by an equine physiotherapy assessment and treatment detailed here.