Emergency Dismounts - Page 3

       The Horse Forum > Riding Horses > Horse Riding

Emergency Dismounts

This is a discussion on Emergency Dismounts within the Horse Riding forums, part of the Riding Horses category

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        10-27-2008, 01:19 AM
    I never was able to get those down, cause by the time im going off im in mid air or on the ground. And the only one I remember is grab the neck and slide down so your still hanging on the neck but you can start to place your feet on the ground and I guess start to run on the side of the horse...LMAO isnt that just funny!
    I don't really see the point of them I mean if my horse is galloping like in idiot and I have to get off I would just I dunno kick off?
    Sponsored Links
        10-27-2008, 09:21 AM
    Instead of learning how to fall, learn how to stay in your saddle.
        10-27-2008, 12:20 PM
    Super Moderator
    Originally Posted by Löhnr    
    Instead of learning how to fall, learn how to stay in your saddle.
    aahhh geee... that's real helpfull...

    Are you related to John Wayne? What did he used to say, something about saying as little as possible to get your point across???
        10-27-2008, 12:50 PM
    If you can picture a cat flying through the air and landing on their feet then you can picture my "emergency" dismount. Things happen so fast sometimes that there is no reaction time.
        10-28-2008, 06:57 PM
    When you land aim on facing the horse and running forwards with the horse. If you jump off and don't move forwards, the forward momentum from ebin on the horse will pull you forwards and you'll fall over.
    Keep your eyes and head up to keep your balance!
        10-28-2008, 07:24 PM
    Super Moderator
    ....I am SO going to practice this! (at a trot because I'm a wuss)
        10-28-2008, 07:45 PM
    I WANT VIDEO!!!!!!!!
        10-28-2008, 09:08 PM
    Haha me too!
        10-29-2008, 09:24 AM
    I've never practiced them but had to do one this year. I was "test driving" a mare and when I asked her for a canter, she reared and then started throwing these little bucks. After buck #3, I wanted off and somehow landed on the ground beside her on my feet. It's trippy-I have NO clue how I did it. I've fallen off before, but this was intentional (I think). My guess is that instinct just kicked in and during a buck I threw my feet out of the stirrups and pushes myself away from her.
        10-29-2008, 05:54 PM
    Super Moderator
    Originally Posted by Dumas'_Grrrl    
    I WANT VIDEO!!!!!!!!

    Ok... I'll try to get it on vid. I'll probably do it on Pistol because, although he's obnoxious, he's bomb proof. He's skinny from last months colic and becuase he's old so if I get the video - no meanie heads... Or... maybe I'll do it on Blue boy.... not sure how he'll react to that.....

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.

    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:
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:


    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

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    EMERGENCY QUESTION!! Brandon Horse Health 14 09-29-2008 08:50 AM
    Shipping Boot Emergency! 0-0Dublin0-0 Horse Shows 4 01-04-2008 12:15 AM
    EMERGENCY help. megan28937 Horse Tack and Equipment 1 09-16-2007 11:17 PM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 08:35 PM.

    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0