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UPDATE: So, have I improved? (video, and many piccies!)

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        05-16-2007, 05:37 AM
      #11
    Started
    OH. MY. GOD!
    He is so cute.
    Your heels are down which is good but you need to bend your elbows a bit. Other then that your perfecto!
    He is such a cute horse! I LOVE HIM!
         
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        05-16-2007, 06:48 AM
      #12
    Foal
    I could be wrong but at one stage on the video it looked like you were bouncing and not rising. I think it was just before the corner closest to the camera. I could be wrong because the camera was bouncing a bit.
         
        05-16-2007, 12:18 PM
      #13
    Foal
    Lol, my poor attemp at a sitting trot, I'm afraid, but I'm getting there.
         
        05-16-2007, 06:46 PM
      #14
    Yearling
    No, it literally means to bend a horse's entire body around a circle or turn. You will learn how to do this as you progress. You are doing very well. I'd like to see your toes turned in a bit, your arm brought back a bit while maintaining a bit of flexion in the arm. Thumbs pointed toward the sky, and head up! Good job.
         
        05-17-2007, 04:08 AM
      #15
    Foal
    Thanks, that's great advice. More posts like that, and I can improve much more easily. Thanks, Kristy.
         
        05-17-2007, 04:25 AM
      #16
    Foal
    Well you will get there good luck.x
         
        05-17-2007, 06:33 PM
      #17
    Yearling
    Not a problem!
         
        05-22-2007, 01:41 PM
      #18
    Foal
    Don't you all think I need to push my pelvis more forward when rising in rising trot?

    I had a go at the canter and a little jump today, and really improved my sitting trot. 'twas fun, and amazing to seen how much you can fit into a half hour lesson.
         
        06-01-2007, 02:53 PM
      #19
    Foal
    You look great, just, instead of rising so high and straight up, try rising a little less and come a little more forward. I know that sounds like weird riding, but trust me once you try it it does look good and it works(helps keep your balance) I love your horse!you two look like a match made in aheaven!
         

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