Originally Posted by DancingArabian
Balancing with your reins is basically pulling on the reins in order to stay balanced on the horse, or if you start to fall, using the reins to prop yourself up. It's very uncomfortable to painful for the horse.
Over time you will get a sense of balance and not hold on to anything for balance.
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ok well what if the saddle starts to slip like it did my first lesson? My instructor had to keep paddy gator still while I fixed the saddle