Originally Posted by toto
Bareback riding is wonderful for balance --if she can post in a western saddle she can do it in an english one.. its very simple-- I have OCD so I count 1-2-1-2-1-2 its easy to stay in rythm that way (for me) kinda like a song.. oh and its '2 point' so up at 2 down at 1.. don't stand all the way up in the saddle-- just half way.. I think this is where somethin like rythm beads would come in handy.
Ill have to tell her to try out counting! My horse just has a quick bouncy trot and my friend has a really hard time getting into the rhythm of it so I feel like counting could help her out :) thanks!