WELCOME TO THE PLAIDCAST!
The Plaidcast is a weekly horse show inspired podcast hosted by Piper Klemm, PhD, publisher of The Plaid Horse magazine and Sissy Wickes, USEF “R” judge, rider, trainer and Plaid Horse editor. Guests include Olympic equestrians, top hunter/jumper and equitation riders, trainers, horse show managers and industry insiders. Tune in for in depth conversations on topics that matter: horsemanship, collegiate equestrian, the state of our sport and horse show how to’s for riders at every level. Hear insider stories about how The Plaid Horse magazine comes together every month. One episode each month is devoted to the mental side of your ride with nationally recognized Mental Skills Coach and author Tonya Johnston (Inside Your Ride). Don’t miss an episode!
MEET THE HOSTS
Piper Klemm, Ph.D.
Piper is an active member of the hunter/jumper community, owning a fleet of lease ponies and showing in adult hunter divisions. Her goal is that everyone would take the time to be as educated about horsemanship and hunter/jumper sport as possible.
Sissy is a Princeton University graduate, a lifelong rider and trainer, a USEF R rated judge, a freelance journalist, an autism advocate and Editor of The Plaid Horse. Her illustrious resume includes extensive show hunter and jumper experience.
Tonya Johnson, MA
Tonya is a Mental Skills Coach and author who works with riders all over the world. Tonya specializes in working with equestrian athletes. Tonya’s book is called “Inside Your Ride: Mental Skills for Being Happy and Successful with Your Horse.”