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    03-15-2012, 02:53 PM
Green Broke
Question Tell me what you see and how to improve :)

These are pictures fromm all this winter, spring is creeping up on us and would like to hear what you have to say about these pictures:)

What have we improved on?
What do we need to still work on?

Right now my biggest thing is getting my upper body to relax and my shoulders back, my ride is drastically better in helping support and balance him when I have my shoulders back.

Just gotta keep telling my self to pretend Im showing off a million dollar bra
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    03-15-2012, 02:57 PM
Green Broke
The pictures are not in order sorry.

The first two are the most recent frm last week.

3rd picture is from November

4th-6th pictures in right after christmas

7, 8 and 9 are from first couple weeks in October

Last picture is one of my first rides on him
    03-15-2012, 04:23 PM
Overall, you look great! Yes, bring your shoulders up. Also, have more bend in your elbows, in a few of the pictures they look almost completely straight
    03-15-2012, 04:40 PM
Really short stirrups in a lot of those photos. Good form and remember to round out your shoulders
    03-15-2012, 04:43 PM
Pretend that you have two huge, heavy angels wings attached to your shoulder blades that are pulling your entire upper half back and down. Sounds crazy but always works for me. Oh, and put a little more bend and flex into your elbows
    04-02-2012, 07:47 PM
You look great! All I would say is remember to keep a bend in your elbows! : )
    04-02-2012, 09:40 PM
I agree with others on the elbows and stirrups. It also looks like you're pinching with your knee in a couple of the pictures but that may just be the angle as I only see it in a few. Overall very nice.
    04-08-2012, 09:52 PM
In the second photo I believe your stirrups may be a little short.

Just keep your shoulders rounded/back.

You look great! :)

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