Originally Posted by Equuestriaan
Slide your hands up his neck about halfway and grab the mane in one hand and his crest in the other, that's what I do. XD Hope that helps. I haven't jumped bareback in ages but that's what I do when my pony takes a big leap.
Other than that you look awesome. How high do you jump?
I've jumped 2'3", my horse has jumped 2'6"...im going to get to 2'6" sooooon!