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    02-02-2011, 04:40 PM
  #1
Foal
Smile Please Critique:) Crossrails and Flatwork


This is me and the horse I ride (he's not mine ) flatwork (i think that's what its called) and jumping cross rails... Please Critique! This is only my second or third time jumping recently. Thank you! I know the video is really blurry, sorry:(
     
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    02-02-2011, 05:57 PM
  #2
Foal
Anyone? Thnx
     
    02-02-2011, 09:18 PM
  #3
Trained
It's a good start, but you're too far forward over the fence. For cross rails that size, you're upper body should not change. The only thing that should move are your arms forward for the release. Pick an object in the distance to focus on, (with soft eyes) and really concentrate on using your lower body, (knees mostly) to absorb the motion of the jump. Ideally when you jump, your upper body shouldn't change. It's the horse's jumping effort that closes your hip angle and creates the illusion that the rider is leaning forward.
     
    02-03-2011, 10:42 AM
  #4
Banned
Good Job I think the same thing about being to forward for the cross rail^^^^. It is a pretty horse too .
     
    02-03-2011, 06:26 PM
  #5
Foal
Ok, great, I will work on those things:) thanks!
     

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