Crit me and my horse
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Horse Riding Critique

Crit me and my horse

This is a discussion on Crit me and my horse within the Horse Riding Critique forums, part of the Riding Horses category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        04-07-2007, 06:02 AM
      #1
    Foal
    Crit me and my horse

    Ok here some pics of my horsey and me...what do you think... dont be nice please!

    Standing






    Trot















    Canter
    [IMG]
    Http://i44.photobucket.com/albums/f50/CapitalRouge1/LumiereConcentration.jpg[/IMG]








    Jumping

         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        04-07-2007, 06:29 AM
      #2
    Green Broke
    Gosh how can we not be nice, you both look awesome!

    You look to have a good, deep, and relaxed seat. Great leg position.
    Great conformation and paces.

    Only thing I did notice, is you seem to be looking down a lot, but hey that's probably just timing with the photo's. And your hands, are in good, soft position, but you need to have thumbs on top.

    Well done you, you look great.
         
        04-07-2007, 02:28 PM
      #3
    Foal
    wow..you look reallygood togather!!! You're excellent at dressage and jumping..on and off the ground!!!!
         
        04-07-2007, 03:31 PM
      #4
    Foal
    Thanks guys

    Its taken two years for this horse and I to "click" so its been a long hard journey that's finaly paying off and I am glad I didnt just give up and sell him even though I came really close to it at times.

    Megs ye I have terrible hand position everyone tunes me chicken hands hehe
         
        04-07-2007, 09:38 PM
      #5
    Yearling
    Did you mean to post the second picture? I'm not sure what's supposed to be critiqued.
         
        05-22-2007, 05:11 PM
      #6
    Foal
    A few things that I noticed are that in some of the pics your horse is actually behind the bit. Also, a few pics it appears that he is heavy in your hand which is pulling your upper body forward, this is affecting his ability to move off of his haunches because your weight gets put onto his forehand. Otherwise really cute horse awesome stretch in the hind end. One more thing. I believe you are leg yielding in a couple picks. In leg yield there should be no bend in the horses neck or basically he should be straight througout his body, and you are leaning!
    I love the pics though, he is gorgeous I wish my horse had that much extension in his hind end!
         
        05-22-2007, 07:01 PM
      #7
    Foal
    Well I'm not going to critique the dressage ones because I don't ride dressage. But I absolutley love the last jumping one. You two look in sync. You may want to lower your stirrups a hole or two is the only thing that I can see. That will put your butt a little more in the saddle, but it is still a beautiful picture!
         

    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



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:49 AM.


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