Attn: All saddle seat riders!
   

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Horse Training

Attn: All saddle seat riders!

This is a discussion on Attn: All saddle seat riders! within the Horse Training forums, part of the Training Horses category
  • Saddle seat horse pivot

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
    12-13-2009, 01:54 PM
  #1
Foal
Attn: All saddle seat riders!

Hi there! I am going to be giving a girl saddle seat lessons this winter/next show season. She isn't showing like a circuit she is in 4-H. I know how to ride saddle seat, but I never have shown it. What are judges looking for in Showmanship? Do they want their head low when they trot next to you like in western/english? When they have a pivot are they supposed to actually engage and pivot? I don't know what is expected. If you could give me as much information about different tips for showmanship that would be great.
Also, I am used to training horses to keep their head low, obviously that is not what we want with her horse. So what are some exercises that I could do with her and her horse to make him carry his head like a saddle seat horse.
Thanks so much for all of your help.
~ I'll Ride Anything
     

Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Lesson - can you learn both hunt seat and saddle seat? jjejjohn English Riding 2 08-04-2009 06:49 PM
Hunt Seat or Saddle Seat? HeydayHunter English Riding 10 07-20-2009 07:16 PM
Western saddle seat sizing? dynamite. Horse Tack and Equipment 6 06-25-2009 04:17 PM
Awesome Saddle seat video tempest English Riding 2 06-20-2009 08:34 AM
Stubben Scandica Dressage Sasddle- Attn: Tall riders! $750 jklfarm Tack and Equipment Classifieds 0 01-05-2009 09:17 AM



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:12 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0