Tag Archives: equestrian

The Winning Walk – Get the Judges Attention

Ever wonder if the judge really looks at the walk? Well in a word YES! – You can be sure if your horse is jig-jogging or stopping, balking and rearing it will effect your placings. AND a good walk will … Continue reading

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Show Ring Savvy – Give the Judge What They Want to See

  Have you ever entered the ring and really not understood what the judge is looking for? Well then keep reading. These pointers outline the necessary information to get you into the competition with confidence and discover the secrets to … Continue reading

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Hunter Judging, Don’t Beat a Good Horse With a Bad HOrse

Don’t beat a good horse with a bad horse. As judges, we try to have the best horse win. The best horse should be the best jumper and this horse should jump: high round scopey soft.   Jumping ‘out of … Continue reading

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Hunter Ring Etiquette, Should I Use My Crop In The Show Ring?

The short answer is no, you shouldn’t use your crop in the show ring. Crops are allowed and the rules state crops are permitted and there is a length restriction. The maximum length is 75cm when going over fences and … Continue reading

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