ESSI – Scientific Racehorse Conditioning in KY
Just outside of Lexington, ESSI opens their doors to the public – featuring several turf gallops (1 uphill), a 5F training oval, turnout paddocks, and a high speed treadmill imported from Australia.
More here: http://www.essiracing.com/
Full HR/GPS/blood lactate monitoring in real-time, controlled workouts on treadmill, STORM supplementation for all, etc.
I could go on and on, but really all you need to know is found on their website.
A few times each month I hear from owners asking where they can send horses for this kind of treatment – and here is a brand new option in KY. Where better to get started with this stuff than a facility under the careful eye of the man who literally wrote the book on the subject back in 2000:
Training and Fitness in Athletic Horses, by Dr. David Evans: