Modern Gymnastics (DVD)

Systematic Training for Jumping Horses

Jim Wofford

$10.00 $24.95


This unique video presentation illustrates Olympic eventing medalist and five-time US National Champion Jim Wofford's proven system for teaching your horse to jump and improve his performance. Narrated by Jim, the gymnastics are demonstrated by riders including world-class eventer Allison Springer. They are designed to lead you and your horse step-by-step from simple, low exercises for young, inexperienced horses to difficult, complex exercises for talented, seasoned campaigners. Using this program, Jim, whose monthly Practical Horseman column is a must-read for thousands of fans worldwide, has produced top international riders, including members of several Olympic eventing teams.

A regimen of these gymnastic exercises will improve your and your horse's

  • Balance
  • Technique
  • Flexibility
  • Confidence
  • Fitness

Designed to be used alone or with its companion book, Modern Gymnastics: Systematic Training for Jumping Horses is a tool you will use again and again, helping you develop a closer partnership with your horse.

Additional Information

Author: Jim Wofford

Format: DVD

Page Count: Run Time: 87 minutes



By Jim Wofford

Jim Wofford, a three-time Olympian and one of the best-known eventing trainers in the world, died on February 2, 2023. In 2000, Wofford was listed by The Chronicle of the Horse as one of the “50 Most Influential Horseman of the 20th Century,” and he was a Hall of Fame inductee of both the United States Eventing Association and Culver Military Academy, which he attended. Wofford was the author of Training the 3-Day Event Horse and Rider; Gymnastics: Systematic Training for Jumping Horses; Modern Gymnastics, Take a Good Look Around; 101 Eventing Tips; Cross-Country with Jim Wofford; and Still Horse Crazy After All These Years. His legacy of eventing greatness lives on in his many protégés and students.