Tag Archives: hunter judge

Hunter Under Saddle

We as judges have formed opinions based on our own experiences. He is consistent, and reliable, and consistent and reliable is what an under saddle horse should be. Steady comfortable paces which a rider may have done to and from the field hunt. Continue reading

Posted in Horse Show | Tagged , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Hunter Under Saddle

The Course Walk – Not Just a Stroll in the Park

Walking a show jumping course is not to be sneezed at. You have to:   be focused have a plan understand the questions the course is asking.  

Posted in Horse Show | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on The Course Walk – Not Just a Stroll in the Park

Jumping Position Balance – Top tips to stay in the centre of your horse

“Oh, I got left behind”, this is a common occurrence in the show ring and training arena. Here are some top tips to help you stay in the centre of your horse when jumping or riding in general. Continue reading

Posted in Tips, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Trouble Shooting Your Walk- Using Placing Poles to Establish Your Walk

Do you ever use poles to help your horse THINK where his feet are?   Most horses do not think they have big honking hooves at the end of their spindly legs. Help your horse out by educating him on … Continue reading

Posted in Tips, Training | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments