Erik Mackechnie passed his BHSI in 1998 and has worked with exam candidates from grass roots to BHSI level. Here Erik shares his top tips for exam preparation.
trainer in the spotlight
‘I preferred football to horses’: meet international showjumper Daniel Moseley
This week’s trainer in the spotlight is international showjumper Daniel Moseley from Lincoln.
‘The key word is improvement’: meet dressage trainer Leanne Wall
This week's trainer in the spotlight is British Dressage list one judge and young rider team selector Leanne Wall.
Laura Woodcock Dressage: ‘You never know what can happen, so dream big’
This week's trainer in the spotlight is Laura Woodcock, a 22-year-old dressage trainer based between Lincoln and Newark.
Lara Dyson: ‘5am starts and 10pm finishes’
This week’s rider in the spotlight is Lara Dyson from Lincolnshire.
Ernest Dillon: ‘I asked in my best scouse accent ‘do ya do ridin’ lessons ‘ere mister?”
This week’s trainer in the spotlight is Ernest Dillon from Buckinghamshire. Ernest is a Fellow of the British Horse Society, a BE Master Coach, a BS Accredited Coach and a…
Tahley Reeve-Smith: ‘Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard’
This week's trainer in the spotlight is dressage rider Tahley Reeve-Smith from Ware in Hertfordshire.
Trainer in the spotlight: Joanne Burns Firth
This week’s trainer in the spotlight is British Showjumping coach Joanne Burns Firth from Lincolnshire. Joanne’s motto is ‘believe and achieve’. Here we find out a bit more about her...…
Demelza Hawes: from showing to dressage
This week's trainer in the spotlight is dressage instructor Demelza Hawes from Lambourn, West Berkshire.
Trainer in the spotlight: Phillip Curtis
This week’s trainer in the spotlight is 28-year-old showjumper Phillip Curtis from Doncaster.