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    05-13-2011, 04:06 PM
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Weanling
Still no clue about half-seat o.0

So I posted a thread about half seat and got really good answerss but im still confused :S Do you basically just hover over the saddle keeping your eg the same and lean over slightly?
     
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    05-13-2011, 04:52 PM
  #2
Weanling
Well a half seat or light seat I would say is exactly what you said. Standing slightly and leaning forward a tiny bit.
     
    05-13-2011, 05:08 PM
  #3
Weanling
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Originally Posted by Sarahandlola    
Well a half seat or light seat I would say is exactly what you said. Standing slightly and leaning forward a tiny bit.
so like jumping position but less out off saddle and less exageratted?
     
    05-13-2011, 05:10 PM
  #4
Weanling
Yes exactly! But keep your hands the same way. And keep your knees bent.

I hate doing light seat!! It killsss my back and I have to stand up totally straight to stretch it out XD
     
    05-13-2011, 05:18 PM
  #5
Weanling
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Originally Posted by Sarahandlola    
Yes exactly! But keep your hands the same way. And keep your knees bent

I hate doing light seat!! It killsss my back and I have to stand up totally straight to stretch it out XD

I havent tried it yet and probably wont to I get new boots, I have just grasped canter and am starting to go out on hacks and to do so I need to learn half seat :)
     
    05-16-2011, 12:49 PM
  #6
Foal



My computer has no sound so I don't knwo what she is saying, but it looked good.
     

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