This course covers the history of taping, all basic cuts, and applications. You will have hands-on time learning applications with actual case studies from Christa’s practice. You’ll work with regular and advanced tapes: wide Cotton, Satin, and Lymph. Upon completion of the course you will gain practical skills to tape your own horse.
No anatomy experience is required for this level. This course is open to owners, practitioners, riders and trainers. Manual and tape will be provided. You’ll receive a certificate of completion
Instructor: Christa Veinotte, Equine Rehab Specialist and Developer of Hestaband Kinesiology Tapes
Established in 1999, Christa has been a registered massage therapist in 3 Canadian provinces with over 60 000 career treatments completed. Her focus is equine rehabilitation and treating high performance athletes including world cup and Olympic horses in almost every FEI discipline.
She specializes in advanced Lymphatic Drainage and Craniosacral therapies and in 2013 became the 1st Canadian to study Equine Kinesiology Taping. She is a respected clinician, published author and course developer.
In 2018, Christa finalized the prototypes for her own line of equine kinesiology tapes. Late in 2020, she formed the company Hestaband which now sells kinesiology tape for animals around the world.
A fierce advocate for teamwork, Christa aims to support other therapists by providing them with a premium quality kinesiology tape so they can enhance the lives of horses they treat.