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        01-24-2013, 12:08 AM
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    So, this. Was so much fun to do with my mare, this her second time ever doing something like this, and I am very proud of her, and I think she did awesome(:
    (tell me if she didn't)

    I know she didn't jump the first jump, it's a cross rail, and those apparently aren't jumps anymore.

    I really have to tell her to jump, like a good nudge just before the cross rail, or she tries to fit a stride in between the two. Well more just like she gets a quarter of a stride and then jumps, which makes it not so good at all. Haha

    As for myself, my leg slipped back some, and I think I landed a hair too soon, that's been my problem lately.

    Thanks everyone(:

         
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        01-24-2013, 12:09 AM
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    It's much more clear if you watch it in 720p, btw (:
         
        01-24-2013, 12:10 AM
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    Very nice! Althought it was very fast!
         
        01-24-2013, 12:13 AM
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    Yeah! I thought it was fast, but I think it's because I had to really push her around the turn. It's like she slips with her back feet around that one corner.

    The turn is too tight maybe?
         
        01-24-2013, 04:47 AM
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    Fast? No way, maybe could have been a touch slower, but not by any means fast.

    As for your position I thought it was very good, little hard to tell though.

    For your horse not have done anything like it she tackled it very well.
    Good job!
         
        01-24-2013, 12:37 PM
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    Thank you!!
    It's my lower leg. It slides back, but my heel stays decently down. I think i'm pinching with my knees
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