About the Author
LYNN SALVATORI PALM Lynn is considered one of the world’s foremost and respected horsemen. Her Palm Partnership Training champions the partnership between horse and rider, hence one of her sayings, “Improve the rider, improve the horse.”Her approach to head-to-toe horsemanship does just that, and is one she teaches through her schools at her facilities in Bessemer,Michigan, and Ocala, Florida, as well as at clinics around the world. Lynn’s methods have proven successful for her both as a trainer and a teacher. Her list of accomplishments include being named American Quarter Horse Association Female Equestrian of the Year by the Women's Athletic Association; a record four AQHA Superhorse Wins, including two with the famous stallion, Rugged Lark; and over 34 AQHA World and Reserve World Champions. She’s been invited to give “Bridleless Dressage” exhibitions throughout the United States at such prestigious events as the National Horse Show, the Washington International Horse Show, the International World Cup, and the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2003, she earned the 2003 Equine Affaire Exceptional Equestrian Educator Award. Lynn is a regular commentator on RFD-TV and Horse TV, and is a regular contributor to many equine publications, such as Horse & Rider and Dressage Today. She and her husband and partner in training and teaching, Cyril Pittion-Rossillon, split their time between Florida and Michigan. You can learn more about Lynn at her website: www.lynnpalm.com.