A letter from Frankie..
"Again, so many great things to tell you about! I will try to keep it brief and to point but be sure to click around all the links throughout the newsletter as every one is an adventure!"
This Issue Begins With...
The Therapeutic Riding World!
A well deserved congratulations to my wife Sandy Lovato. Sandy has finalized and passed all her certification tests and is now officially a Certified NARHA Therapeutic Riding Instructor! I am so proud of her and so is all the staff of our Stampede Of Dreams Therapeutic Riding Program. We have completed our last session for the winter and will start right back up in the spring. A very special thank you to our dear friends, horseman and therapeutic riding mentors, Jesse Howell and Sheryl Sabino. Because of them, we were able to get Stampede Of Dreams up and running strong!
With this journey with Stampede Of Dreams, it has lead me to writing another article. If you would like to read, click here!
Another well deserved congratulations goes to Equicizer owner and supporter Joan Twining of Rose Of Sharon Equestrian School. Joan was elected the 2009 Region II NARHA Instructor Of The Year Award. Joan was presented her award just last week at this years NARHA National Conference. To read more details about Joan, and her beautiful facility located in Glen Arm Maryland, click here
Right around the corner everyone! Putting the final touches on my "What It Takes To Be A Jockey" DVD. I huge thank you to Linda Walker of LW Video Productions with a beautiful job on the DVD jacket and label. Please be sure to check out www.LWVideoProductions.com for all your media needs!
DVD Jacket & Lable by LW Video Productions
Jockey Instructional DVD by Eclipse Award Winning Jockey Frank Lovato Jr
An inside look of the life of a jockey, everything it takes to become a jockey, and increase your odds in making it in the world of horse racing. Filmed on location at the Jockey Boot Camp workshop held in Norwalk, OH.
Includes topics like:
- How to get started in the horse racing business
- Interviews and advice from Hall of Fame Jockeys
- Learning the physical and mental aspects it takes to be a jockey
- Discussions, questions & answers from A-Z about becoming a jockey
- Close look at race riding techniques, lessons aboard the Equicizer
- Weight management and nutrition
Win A Free Copy! Go to Equicizer.com and sign up to win a free copy of the DVD!
I also have to thank my main man Dan Rood of DL Rood Productions. He has spent days and days with me in the Equicizer shop taping and editing hours of footage. To sum up Dan's reaction to the content of our jockey DVD, "Wow, I had no idea there was so much too this!"
New Member To The Equicizer Team!
Equestrian & Coaching Expert Jeanne Lambrecht Joins the Equicizer Team!
We are very proud to annouce a new member to our Equicizer team of experts & supporters. Jeanne has a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology from Midwestern State University, as well as Bachelor's Degree from Texas A&M University. Jeanne's expertise is helping others get the most enjoyment from their experiences with their horses. Jeanne feels the Equicizer is a powerful tool to achieve great balance both physically and emotionally to establish a strong foundation of confidence and ability with anyone that uses it. We are very honored to have her aboard. Please Visit Jeanne's website at: www.JeanneLambrecht.com
Classical Dressage Riding Tips With The Equicizer!
In The News
Speaking of Ruth Hogan Poulsen, Ruth and her Equicizer Rocky were featured in an article in Dressage Today written by Heather Sansom of EquiFitt.com Click here to read;
Steve Lantvit and the Equicizer had a feature photo in this issue of the CHA newsletter! Steve accepted his award for the 2009 CHA Riding Instructor of the Year Award just recently at the CHA International Conference in Fort Collins, Colorado. I would like to thank both Steve Lantvit of Highgrove Farm and CHA's, Chief Executive Officer, Christy Landwehr for their support! Visit and support the CHA!
I also would like to thank Kaprice Franke for bringing her Equicizer to the CHA Conference for all instructors to see and try! Thank You Kaprice!
On The Radio
Just last week, I was asked to guest on I Am Healthy Radio with Candi Cane Cooper. Candi is an amazing person on so many levels! Please check out her site and give our radio interview a listen!
New Layaway Plan!
We have developed a "Layaway Plan" for purchasing the Equicizer and other of our Wooden Horse Products, send us an email if you would like to learn more! Equicizer@aol.com
Visit The Wooden Horse Online Store!
Don't forget to visit our online store where you can scroll through all the Equicizers models, accesspries and related products. This is to make it easier to place orders and see all your accessory options. This is all still a work in progress and with more time, we will be adding many more equestrian products that will offer high quality equipment and saddle packages for all types of riders for the best competitive prices for our Equicizer friends and family. Please check out our online store and please email us with your feedback! Click here!Equicizer Online Store
Again, thank you everyone for being a part of this very fun and special world. Wishing you all the very best holiday season with Happy Trails!