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        04-18-2012, 09:25 AM
      #1
    Foal
    How many instructors?

    I was wondering how many instructors you all use for lessons/training for 3 day event competitions. Do you use one for dressage and one for the other stadium and x-country, or do you use the same instructor for all three?
    Right now I use a dressage trainer and an eventing coach as well. I will use my event coach at the competitions but I will still use both instructors when I am working back home.
         
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        04-18-2012, 05:21 PM
      #2
    Showing
    One, but I also go to clinics by both dressage and event trainers. There's also a dressage trainer I go to on occasion, but my primary trainer is my eventing coach.
         
        04-19-2012, 09:30 AM
      #3
    Trained
    I ride with an eventing trainer and a H/J trainer pretty equally. The eventer helps me on my dressage and xc, and the H/J helps me with my stadium.

    Hunter trainers are your best friend for stadium. Imo a lot of eventers don't focus enough on stadium and have VERY scary rounds. [you wouldnt believe how many training level horses I see that don't have a lead change...]
         
        04-21-2012, 09:44 PM
      #4
    Foal
    I've got 2
         
        04-22-2012, 11:44 AM
      #5
    Showing
    I'm not an eventer, but I have 2 trainers: dressage for dressage and eventing for jumping. Both teach differently, and I think it's a great help.
         
        04-29-2012, 09:14 PM
      #6
    Yearling
    I currently have one. In the future I'd probably consider finding a separate dressage coach as I have a young horse that moves up the levels.
         
        04-29-2012, 11:32 PM
      #7
    Weanling
    I currently have a dressage trainer w/an eventing background and then attend clinics for my stadium and XC. I came from a hunter background and feel very secure in stadium, but the rest is a work in progress.

    Gypsygirl- couldn't agree with you more! I think a little hunter finesse goes a long way in stadium. I have a hard time watching people go ahead of me... I spend a lot of time gasping in fear.
         
        06-10-2012, 01:26 PM
      #8
    Foal
    I don't have access to a jumper trainer in my area that's any good. I ride with a dressage trainer once a week, and travel around looking for jumping clinics and such.
         

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