Why measure your horse’s heart rate

You can train your horse just by calculating pace. But did you know that there are also other, more efficient ways that can take your training to a completely new level?

Measuring your horse’s heart rate gives you a genuine competitive advantage. By following and analyzing heart rate along with speed and distance, you get to know your horse much better and train them so that they stay healthy and achieve their best. In any discipline – be it for practical purposes, recreational activities or competitive sports – measuring the horse's heart rate has a number of benefits for horses and their owners alike.

With a Polar heart rate monitor, you can adjust each activity session to the right level of intensity, which is the most important and efficient ingredient in any training program. Heart rate monitoring is easy, and there is no discomfort to horses. It’s the best way to keep them happy and healthy, and ensure that they, too, enjoy their athletic activities.