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COBS CAN Coloured Gypsy Traditional Welsh Cob
Regular price £22.50
New Book Published 2011!
First editions SOLD OUT now reprinted and available!
With the popularity of the cob rising year by year, it's time to extol the virtues of this humble hero of the horse world. Cobs Can! is an instructional training book specifically geared to cob riders who want to improve their flatwork and jumping. Using kind and gentle training methods that work with (not against) the typical cob's nature and build, Omar Rabia shows that it's perfectly possible to train these wonderful creatures to advanced levels. The book includes lateral work in walk, trot and canter, as well as piaffe, passage and Spanish walk. There are tips on jumping and exercises to improve technique. Most of all the book is a celebration of achievement, of what's possible when the versatile cob and a thoughtful rider combine their efforts - proving that cobs really can!
Omar Rabia is a classically trained riding teacher who specialises in working with cobs. Omar is a 'man on a mission' to prove the worth of these versatile horses. He is based in Durdar, Carlisle.
A Beautifully written and presented book, second edition available for imediate dispatch!
This superb book will be of interest to the specialist as well as anyone fascinated by these extremely popular cobs.