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Seems I can never keep my reins even

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  • Suffolk Web/Rubber Dressage
  • Keeping split reins even

 
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    07-29-2010, 07:28 PM
  #1
Green Broke
Seems I can never keep my reins even

The title says it all.
I use a single loop rein as I reaaaally suck at split reins and do not like them. But I still can't seem to keep my reins even. I concentrate on it every day trying to but seem to have issues. Do you think if I draw a line down the middle it would help?
     
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    07-29-2010, 07:35 PM
  #2
Yearling
Dover Saddlery | Suffolk Web/Rubber Dressage Reins . Reins like these have markers, which helps a lot.
     
    07-29-2010, 07:36 PM
  #3
Weanling
I have the same problem!! I recently had to get a new bridle and all I have is split reins I put a rubber band on the top and make them seem like a one piece reins it helps a little
     
    07-29-2010, 07:45 PM
  #4
Green Broke
Well I just got a new rein and like them because it's soft and made of nylon which helps my hands not sweat like leather reins...looks kinda like a lead rope :)

I can't spend any money anytime soon on tack since money is tight. I wish money grew on trees but don't we all.

I will put two rubber bands where I will hold the reins( I usually use two hands) that way they act as markers,vivache. It's the ghetto way but it might help. I noticed in a pictures that one rein was hanging lower than the other side...it's annoying and can be embarassing but I suppose I'm not the only one with this issue.
     
    07-29-2010, 07:58 PM
  #5
Weanling
That works! Ya leather reins do tend to make ur hands sweat the nylon reins aren't really my thing though lol
     

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