PHOD Pod: Dealing with Show Nerves

Top hunter/jumper trainer Holly Hugo-Vidal shares ways to combat nerves as a competitor.

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On this week’s episode of the PHOD Pod, top hunter/jumper trainer Holly Hugo-Vidal shares how she had to fight nerves as a competitor and how she handled them, including making sure to breathe deeply, visualizing how she had to ride the course and focusing on what her horse needed.

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