About the Podcast
I began following Olivia Towers via her YouTube vlog, and I was happy to learn she also hosted a podcast. I immediately subscribed. She’s a UK dressage rider who is passionate about mindset, competing, fitness, and–of course–dressage!
Her podcast has the same friend-to-friend vibe as her vlog, and her personality and transparency keep listeners coming back for more. If you need riding advice, inspiration, or a mindset reset, look no further.
- Olivia: She hosts the podcast and is the main narrator.
- Wilfred: Olivia’s main mount, Wilfred is working his way up the levels into Grand Prix movements.
- Eagle: Olivia’s up-and-comer is also working up the levels and gaining a lot of competition experience.
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10 Reasons to Subscribe
- Olivia knows first-hand that riding success is largely dependent upon what happens between your ears…aka mindset! Her personal experience with mindset is a common podcast topic and one we can all learn from.
- Her episodes aren’t all high-level “think pieces.” She also goes deep on specific riding questions and challenges she hears about from her followers and students.
- She loves teaching, and that passion comes across plainly in every episode. Olivia genuinely wants to help, pass along her knowledge, and see her fans succeed.
- Olivia also discusses her fitness and health journey and why it matters when she’s in the saddle.
- Struggle with competition? Her podcast often touches on her showing history, lessons learned, and tips for the ring.
- From time to time, Olivia interviews guests to discuss particular topics related to riding, mindset, and more.
- One of the best things about Olivia is her willingness to open up when things don’t go well. That’s when we learn the most.
- The production is professional, and the sound quality is high so you won’t be distracted by poor audio levels or background noise.
- She shares the back stories behind her relationship with the horses, including dedicated episodes about her journey with Wilfred and Eagle.
- This is a perfect podcast to listen to while you’re in the saddle warming up, cooling down, or before a show!
Horse Rookie’s Top 5 Playlist
Not sure where to start? Here are 5 episodes that help give you a sense of the content and decide if this podcast is right for you.
- Positive Pre-Riding Pep Talk
- Am I Good Enough For My Horse?
- Interview with Libby Towers (aka Sass Queen!)
- Creating Healthy Habits
- Wilfred and I | Story Time
How to Listen
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