Originally Posted by Trissacar
All of this depends on how experienced the rider is and if the horse is up to these heights. I have seen a horse jump 9foot like it was a crossrail. So I don't think most of the people are seeing the entire picture(s). They don't see the training,and the care the horses get afterward. Sometimes people don't have to push their horses over a 7 foot fence they just glide over it because they can.
Than how come they aren't the World Record holder? Ha
Really, no matter how much training they get, it's still going to be hard on their joints.