Mattes - Simply the Best

Mattes - Simply the Best

If you're looking for the best sheepskin product on the market for your horse than look no further than Mattes.  Truly the best quality and finest design - to give you the leg up you need and look after the most sensitive of horses
April 07, 2020 — Classic Dressage
WHIS Wireless Rider Communication Sets

WHIS Wireless Rider Communication Sets

We understand that the dressage stakes just keep getting higher – and the pressure continually mounts. Give yourself the edge and start using this Wireless Communication System produced by WHIS in the Netherlands and used by our very own champion Charlotte Dujardin.
March 18, 2020 — Classic Dressage
Lets talk bluntly about spurs

Lets talk bluntly about spurs

There are so many reasons why spurs are a complicated subject but it should be. We know that whips and spurs are simply artificial aids. Natural aids are your seat, weight, legs and hands.  Artificial aids act to reinforce the natural ones.
March 11, 2020 — Classic Dressage
Sprenger Snaffles and Double Bridle Bits–a working guide 2020 Update

Sprenger Snaffles and Double Bridle Bits–a working guide 2020 Update

We thought it was time to write our guide to bits – with advice from us but also from many leading dressage riders. If all you read is our Classic Tips – then you walk away with a some of our knowledge.
March 07, 2020 — Classic Dressage
Helmet Crash Replacements. Our policy to make your life easier

Helmet Crash Replacements. Our policy to make your life easier

Nobody wants to address the issues around a fall.  Is your horse alright?  And are you?  The last thing you will think about is your safety helmet – and the extra costs you now have to replace it.
April 03, 2019 — Julia Hornig
Some horses found by specialist Rebecca Hughes at Classic Dressage

Some horses found by specialist Rebecca Hughes at Classic Dressage

At Classic Dressage we have been helping people find their ideal horse for many years.  Rebecca Hughes and Julia Hornig created their business nearly 20 years ago and alongside buying and producing youngsters, have been on hundreds of trips to Europe to source the perfect equine partner.  Here is a gallery of some of the lovely horses sourced for clients ….. 
September 14, 2016 — Julia Hornig