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Services and Treatment.

Our Services at Equestrian Performance are based on a holistic approach whereby horses and riders are able to gain maximal results from a variety of treatments on offer.  Equine Soft Tissue Therapy is offered for horses exhibiting muscle tightness, decreased performance or for a pre-competition​ performance enhancer. Rider assessment is offered to determine asymmetries, weakness and areas of muscle tightness, afterwhich, massage and strength programmes may be offered to strengthen rider weakness.  


Indications for Equine Sports Therapy Include:

 - Muscle tightness

 - Leaning on one rein (crooked, unlevel etc)

 - Decreased performance

 - Lack of impulsion and poor engagement

 - Stiffness through the neck or back

 - Arthritis

 - Injury

 - Poor mobility

 - Poor lateral flexion


Equestrian Performance offers a number of services to Riders including assessment and treatment through Sports Therapy techniques as well as Strength Programmes and Kinesio taping to enhance performance and improve well being.


Indications for rider assessment:

 - Lower back pain

 - Weakness

 - Asymmetry

 - Poor posture

 - Overweight

 - Poor performance

Package Deal

It is essential that horse and rider are both at maximal functional capacity to ensure optimal performance is achieved. In order to achieve this, horse and rider require assessment and respective treatment or strength programmes. At Equestrian Performance, we offer both.  Enquire today about our package deal to receive the best support for your equestrian partnership.  

Equestrian Performance


   Kylie Bonthrone - Equine Physio and Rider Sports Therapist

          BSc (Hons) Equine Science, PGDip VPhys, SMT, NKTP, MIAAT           

    Craig Bonthrone - Strength and Conditioning Coach

       MSc Coaching Science, NSCA accredited,  BSc (Hons) S and C,  FdSc. 

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