International course designer and technical delegate Olaf Petersen offers tips and inspiration for show jumpers and course builders of all levels with the assistance of Ludger Beerbaum. In this DVD, Petersen shows the various types of course design and offers insight into:
Design of combinations--what seems easy and what appears to be difficult
Distances--how to analyze and pace them out, and ride them successfully
Water jumps--how to tackle them
Design of lines for classical courses, speed events, and jump-offs
Influences of fence design- how horses react to color, decorations and wing design
Safety--improved construction of obstacles and safety cups
No jumper rider or aspiring course designer will want to be without this wonderfully instructive DVD.
About the Author
World and European Champion Olaf Petersen is an international course builder and member of the FEI Committee for Show Jumping. He designed the courses at the Olympic Games in Atlanta in 1996 and the Olympic Games in Athens in 2004.