Take Full Advantage Of Your ‘Why’

Take Full Advantage Of Your ‘Why’

How to create and utilize a motivation statement Exercept from Tonya’s column “Why do you ride?” “Why do you compete?” Ask two people those questions and you are sure to get different answers. We each have our own personal passion that keeps us involved in...
Eric Navat

Eric Navat

Eric Navet is featured in my next article for Practical Horseman Magazine “I think one mistake people make is to try to go faster than the other people [in the class]… Don’t try to do better than the others, do the best you can on your horse in the moment. When...
Find the Right Coach

Find the Right Coach

When, how and who to hire as a mental-skills professional “As you zipped along the highway going home from the barn today, you had some time to reflect on your riding. It was exciting and a little bit intimidating to realize that you feel ready to get some...
Plaidcast 61 – Stacia Madden, Cindra Kamphoff

Plaidcast 61 – Stacia Madden, Cindra Kamphoff

The Plaid Horse presents “Inside Your Ride” with mental skills coach Tonya Johnston. Today Tonya talks with top show jumping and equitation trainer Stacia Madden of Beacon Hill Show Stables about developing confidence, goal setting, and the preparation...