An investigation into the effect of the relationship between spinal vertebrae alignment and the performance of FEI international 1* event horses at a British Eventing competition.

Poster presentation at Alltech Hartpury Equine conference, May 2018.
Poster presentation at Equine Performance Conference, Bishop Burton, July 2018


  • Event horses that had a lower total number of misalignments were more likely to be placed higher in a FEI 1* eventing competition.
  • Further research of effects of correcting misalignments on performance parameters is recommended.

Keay, R., Hedderly, S., Hunnisett, A. (2018)