The Power of Coaching

Releasing Surprising Potential in Equestrian Athletes

Islay Auty, Penny Pollard



ISBN: 9781910016107

PUBLICATION DATE: August 14, 2016

CATEGORY: Riding & Training

BINDING: Paperback

EXTENT: 208 pages

Merging the knowledge of equestrian sport with commercial business management, this innovative book teaches how to unlock the potential in equestrian athletes, enabling riders to become 'the best they can be'. Exploring such subjects as: self-awareness, emotional resilience, mindset affecting performance and self reflection. Useful case studies are included along with full colour photography and a foreword by Olympian, Carl Hester MBE.

Meet the author Islay Auty

Islay Auty is a Fellow of The British Horse Society, BD accredited coach and judge and has a degree in Education. In her four decades in the horse industry her area of expertise has evolved in the development of under 21 riders and in training coaches. She has International experience in these fields, as well as regularly coaching many competitive partnerships.

Meet the author Penny Pollard

Penny Pollard has a Masters degree in management learning. She is recognised as an eminent international organisation development consultant. Director of Core Context Consulting Ltd and Chairman of British Dressage, Penny specialises in Global Leadership development programmes, coaching significant executives, strategic planning and effectiveness in management. She is also an Associate Fellow of the Imperial College, Business Schools.

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