Tag Archives: Equestrianism

My New Best Friend

What a beauty! The Hows Racesafe Body Protector, in all its navy glory. A very welcome, early birthday present, from my family. I can’t wait to try it out. My history with body protectors is not particularly good. About 3-ish … Continue reading

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Horse Riding and Dystonia. Progress Report 2

As I’d mentioned in a previous post, I am working hard to get my horse riding kicked back into shape, now that I have developed Dystonia. This week’s efforts and observations and given below. I have been riding the trusty … Continue reading

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Horse Riding For Dystonians. A Progress Report.

As I’ve mentioned in earlier posts, I have dystonia and this affects my ability to keep my head in a central position. This condition really worsened earlier this year, so I’m still learning how to work around what it’s doing … Continue reading

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Finally back in the Saddle

Thanks to mad impact of dystonia, my neck is pretty badly twisted.  This means that my chin keeps wanting to be friends with my shoulder.  Not helpful when riding! i’d temporarily stopped horsey activities whilst I started Botox treatment, in … Continue reading

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