Originally Posted by Marecare
Try to stay on top and hang on hard!
If this does not work then....
Always try to land in a soft spot.
I was going to say pretty much the same thing. The soft spot is really important. I usually go for my butt instead of my head, its much
If I was in your place I would start at the very beginning. Do lots of ground work to make sure the horse has the basics before you get in the saddle.