SPEED APTITUDES AND LOCOMOTION

SPEED APTITUDES AND LOCOMOTION

In racing, a horse’s speed seems to be the most important factor in his success. Each one has his own specific stride, which defines his speed aptitudes. To increase his speed, the horse increases his stride frequency and stride length. Does stride length change in...
LONGITUDINAL MONITORING OF THE RACEHORSE’S SPEED

LONGITUDINAL MONITORING OF THE RACEHORSE’S SPEED

As racehorses are true athletes, monitoring their health and performance is essential. Monitoring a racehorse over time will allow us to examine the three most important aspects of a racehorse’s health, such as fitness, speed and locomotion. In this second part...
Racehorse speed : everything there is to know | Arioneo

Racehorse speed : everything there is to know | Arioneo

The issue of speed is a central issue as the key to win a race lies in the way speed is handled throughout the race. Every race is different and many events can disturb the evolution of speed through it. DROP SOME CLICHÉS ABOUT SPEED Speed is a fascinating factor to...