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    Centaur Biomechanics

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    Centaur Biomechanics

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    Centaur Biomechanics

  • Welcome to

    Centaur Biomechanics

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    Centaur Biomechanics

Upcoming webinars

Biomechanics of the Equine Back with and without a Rider

Sunday 14 August 2022 at 14:00 HRS, BST

This popular 2-hour course will present new research on the biomechanics of the equine back, including the region of the back beneath the saddle, from elite and non-elite horses during various exercise conditions with and without a rider.

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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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