Lunging can be an effective way to exercise and train your horse if done correctly. Legendary Canadian Olympic show jumper Ian Millar brings you his top tips to add to your lunging routine. From equipment to use to how to safely approach and handle the horse to how to effectively work the horse on the lunge, Millar presents his training philosophy in an easy to follow manner.
About Ian Millar
Ian Millar is an icon in international show jumping. The most decorated equestrian in Canadian history, his record-breaking career has set the bar for its numerous achievements and unparalleled longevity.
Millar has competed in more Olympic Games than any athlete in history, in any sport. As of the 2012 Games in London, he set a new World Record for number of Olympic starts—10 in total—and recorded his best individual result to date, finishing ninth overall. Ian’s Olympic attendance record from 1972 to 2012 is blighted only by the 1980 Games, which Canada boycotted. That year, he rode for Canada at the Alternate Olympics in Rotterdam in which Canada won the Team Gold.
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