training schedual:) any opinions ?
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > English Riding > Eventing

training schedual:) any opinions ?

This is a discussion on training schedual:) any opinions ? within the Eventing forums, part of the English Riding category
  • Powered by vBulletin five minute workout
  • Training schedual

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-15-2011, 08:13 AM
  #1
Weanling
training schedual:) any opinions ?

Howdy!!

So me and Chase are going in are 2 season in eventing and were goign in entry next season :) so exited !!! Sense were out for the winter season, I decided to start on my training schedual and my goals and stuff :) I youd love your opionion on it or if you guys have any other ideas that be great
Thanks :)

Chase and my training schedual




In a week!!!


● 2 conditioning: -Transitions!!!!! Transitions in the pace trot and canter ( lengthen and shorting strides)
- practice proper gallop. Control speed
- mix of walk and some trot on firm ground to strengthen bones, tendons
and ligaments - working on soft ground = more flexibility
conditioning of 2 = best results -strength and flexibility


● 1 long low session: - control, muscle toning, switch between frame *SPIROLES*
Lengthening and shorting strides et boxes


● 1 flat- make sure to have a good warm up before, CONSISTENCY** in frame & riding
-more natural and comfortable movement, No forced high frame!
-when on verge of falling apart is when chase and I look best
leg yielding
lead changes ~
hind end more power no speed
bring him under himself!
weight distributed =
high, GIVING hands
leg, seat aids ( riding with no hands )
less interferences is gooder!
NO micro managing

● 1 hack/flat: - new place when possible * long low relaxing




Jumping!! When ever you feel the need to or when Chase feels the need to


● *CONSISTENCY* over jumps BALANCE
● Build self-esteem over jumps and XC-Country
● Grid work for straightens, control, stride adjusting (nice natural jump)
● less interference from me! Better jump Chase will have !
     
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
    12-17-2011, 09:12 AM
  #2
Weanling
Anybody?
     
    12-18-2011, 12:16 PM
  #3
Started
I wasn't exactly following your schedule - exactly how long are you giving your horse to come back into shape after having the winter off?

Just yesterday I read an article about fitting a horse and it said a horse need 3-4 weeks to achieve cardiovascular fitness, but his tendons/ligaments/bones need much longer to prepare for hard work.

The most muscle fitness is achieved by walking and trotting. 5 minute trot sets are very effective when intersperced with 5 minute walk sets. Every 5th workout, add 3 minutes onto the trot set until you're trotting for 25 minutes.

If he was very fit before the winter, you could probably bring him back in about 4-5 weeks. If he wasn't very fit, he'd probably need 6-7 weeks.

If he was fit: Only walk and trot for the first 2 weeks, building trot sets gradually. Third week, add in a little canter and increase trots. Fourth week, extend canters and trots as appropriate for the horse. After this, your horse will have a solid baseline of fitness, from here you can further condition him for events.
     
    12-18-2011, 01:26 PM
  #4
Weanling
Okai thank you yeah he had a good fightness level last summer certainly more at the end of the summer, im hoping to get him fit in 3 mounth but if needed I will extend that, depending on the weather also the first 2 mounth alot of walk trot like you said (as soon as the snow melt we do alot of on the road work cause there no were else to ride) . I'll take it slow less changes of ingeries.

Thanks again :)
     

Quick Reply
Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

Already have a Horse Forum account?
Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

New to the Horse Forum?
Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in

Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


Old Thread Warning
This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Schedual for bringing my horse into shape, without him going lame. mselizabeth Horse Riding 1 10-29-2011 11:26 PM
Deworming Schedual Help? FoxRidgeRanch Horse Health 2 07-25-2010 11:46 AM
help with training / opinions darkwillow Horse Training 22 03-06-2010 12:46 AM
Your opinions on training? Lucara Horse Training 12 01-28-2009 05:36 PM
Training/excersize schedual to get rid of hay belly SonnyWimps Horse Training 13 09-29-2008 11:22 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:47 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0