GavSays Horse Training Blog

Find all the latest additions and updates to GavSays' Horse Training Blog below...

Aug 08, 2019

Get The Correct Body Position - Horse Training Video Lessons

You must always be aware of what work your horse needs. For Promise, a horse that dove into the bit, it was to get the correct body position...

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Jul 30, 2019

Polo Players Tips & Training - JOIN NOW...

Do you want to improve your polo? Do you want to improve your skills?

Are frustrated that you have been unable to progress up in handicap?

Do you want to win more games and become more proficient at hitting the ball and on-field strategy?

...."Yes!"

Okay, great...

Then you'll want to join the (FREE) Polo Players Tips & Training group, where we'll be discussing my latest polo tips and training videos...

Plus where I'll be giving some LIVE training sessions to help you reach your polo potential.

Join the group here:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/363607474354599/

...Read our guidelines and rules... Introduce yourself... And then get stuck into the discussion as we bring you some great info on Playing better Polo.

See you there!

-Gav

Jul 11, 2019

If You are ANGRY, Get Off Your Horse | Polo Pony Training

This is SUPER important for when training or riding your polo ponies: If you are angry, get off your horse. Watch to find out why...

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Jul 06, 2019

Teaching a Horse to Stop Correctly - Bits vs Training

Here's a great lesson on getting a horse to stop correctly. Plus some additional tips on training a calm and responsive horse. Watch to the end...

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Jul 06, 2019

Polo: I Believe Your Riding is What's Holding You Back, Learn Why...

I want to chat to you about your riding. Because the thing that holds most people back from progressing with their polo, is how they ride.

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Jun 28, 2019

Polo: Why I Do This, Why I Help People with Their Polo

I often get asked why I do this... Why do I LOVE helping people with their polo? Here's why...

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Jun 28, 2019

What's Holding You Back in Your Polo? Let's Find Out...

Do you know what's holding you back in your polo? Have you asked yourself that question? Have you been brutally honest with yourself? Let's find out...

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Jun 23, 2019

Polo: Yelling at Your Teammates? Is it the Right Way

Is yelling at you teammates the right way to get the BEST out of them? Or what should you rather be doing...

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Jun 23, 2019

Is Sportsmanship in Polo Important?

Gav speaks about a subject close to his heart in this session, and that's sportsmanship in polo. Let us know whether you think it's important or not...

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May 16, 2019

How to Grip a Polo Mallet - Polo Playing Tips

Before you worry about your swing, make sure you know how to grip a polo mallet correctly. You cannot swing correctly with an incorrect grip. Learn how...

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May 08, 2019

The How-To of Long Reining a Horse: Making In-Saddle Training EASY

Long Reining or Long Lining looks so easy until you try it yourself... But it is totally learn-able! And it makes your in-saddle training super EASY...

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May 05, 2019

Fixing Inconsistent & Misdirected Shots - Polo Playing Tips

Do you struggle with inconsistent and misdirected shots? In this lesson I highlight the causes of this and show you how to correct them...

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Apr 11, 2019

Learn How to Backup a Horse: & Why it's so important to teach...

In these 2 video lessons you'll learn how to backup a horse and why it is so important to teach your horse to Back Up. Watch and learn...

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Jan 30, 2019

5 Horse Training Mistakes You're Making & Need to Avoid

Are you making these 5 Horse Training Mistakes? There's a good chance that you are making at least 1, & you definitely want to avoid them. Find out & learn how to fix...

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Jan 21, 2019

How to Lighten Your Horse to Both Legs and Reins

A solution to a question I am asked often... "How do you lighten a horse up to respond to both rein and leg?" Conventional solutions often don't hack it...

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