Now available on DVD! Training the Modern Jumper by Elmar Pollman-Schweckhorst
Horse Tack - News Release
Trafalgar Square Publishing is pleased to announce the release of Training the Modern Jumper by Elmar Pollmann-Schweckhorst. In this new DVD, internationally renowned jumper rider and trainer Elmar Pollmann-Schweckhorst reminds us of the advantages of cross-training, explaining how classical concepts and flatwork fundamentals are critical to the development of a willing, flexible, and ultimately successful jumping partner. Viewers learn how to skillfully apply the different phases of dressage training to the creation of a jumper capable of excelling on today’s complex courses. Carefully filmed to provide a series of practical and applicable lessons useful to riders, trainers, and horses working at a variety of levels, this DVD can be used on its own or as a companion to Pollman-Schweckhorst’s book by the same name, published in 2005.
ELMAR POLLMANN-SCHWECKHORST is a professional instructor and has competed successfully in the United States, Canada, South America, and Europe. He has trained the winners of numerous national and international jumping competitions, and his brother, Alois, is a top international jumper rider, with two World Cup and four Nations Cup wins to his name. Elmar currently lives in Germany, where he manages his family’s breeding and training facility.