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Upcoming webinars

Biomechanics of Dressage and Jumping Horses

Sunday 16 June 2024

Biomechanics of Dressage and Jumping Horses with Dr Russell MacKechnie-Guire The horse is a miracle of bioengineering which has the ability to perform complex movements and tasks such as raising its centre of mass in order to jump obstacles.

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About us

Centaur Biomechanics was found in 2006 by Dr. Russell MacKechnie-Guire who graduated from Warwickshire College in 2006 with a BSc (Hons) in Equine and Human Sports Science and now holds a PhD in Equine Biomechanics graduating from the Royal Veterinary College in 2019. Russell’s thesis was titled ‘The Relationship between Saddle and Rider Kinematics, Equine Locomotion, and Thoracolumbar Pressures in Sports Horses’.

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