Category Archives: Training

Posts regarding horse training or training exercises, lessons, or how to resolve issues.

Horse Show Tip # 2 – Horse Performance Trumps Horse Quality

When at a horse show, your horse’s performance is paramount. Your horse show results depend on your performance. Your horse’s performance is far more important than your type of horse. Focus on your performance first.         Related … Continue reading

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Horse Show Tip # 1 – Get To The Jump

When riding in a horse show, you must get to the jumps. It doesn’t matter how gorgeous your horse is, if it doesn’t jump the jumps, you won’t place. Leave a comment below if you have seen this happen, a … Continue reading

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Horse Training – Is Your Horse Tense?

Is your horse tense? Do you know when your horse is traveling correctly? How do you tell? When the horse is moving comfortably and correctly, the poll should and needs to be presented as the highest point within the ‘arc’ … Continue reading

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Horse Training Tips – How to Feel Your Horse’s Hindlegs

What ever stage you are riding, you can improve by learning to feel what your horse is doing. If you are an ‘educated’ rider, then feeling which hindleg your horse has left behind will mean you can ask him to … Continue reading

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