So, last night Maggie and I had a lesson. We were outfitted with the running martingale, which is working well, although it got adjusted a bit tighter. Beauty of the running, it only engages when you need it and it doesn't help you actually ride your horse or get it round. It also takes away Maggie's favourite game of throwing her head in the air and doing whatever the hell she really wants to do... always a bonus.
So, we warmed up and then out comes the longe whip. Now we're…Continue
Added by MagsNMe on August 12, 2010 at 8:00pm — No Comments
7 Steps to a Better Ride
STEP 7 – COLLECTION – THE SWEET REWARD
Added by Deborah Hopkins on May 30, 2010 at 10:18pm — No Comments
We often can see rider's setting their horse's heads by pulling the reins back and forth and the horse ends up in a head set, without experiencing true collection.... so how can we get our horses to offer collection and a nice round head set?…Continue
Added by Lindsey Forkun on April 27, 2010 at 10:30pm — No Comments