Good form over jumps?

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    06-18-2010, 01:57 PM
Smile Good form over jumps?

This is Chance, my appendix gelding.
I'm just wondering if he has good form over jumps for the hunter ring.
The jumps are shorter than what we usually jump because we both had had 3 weeks off of jumping. We jump 2'6-3' usually.

riding vids :: riding022.mp4 video by gypsievanners - Photobucket

Thanks for watching!

P.S I know my form is a bit sloppy. But as I mentioned, I was off jumping for 3 weeks. And I need to work on keeping my heels down more.
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    06-18-2010, 02:00 PM
Video does not work.
    06-18-2010, 02:18 PM
Hmmm. It works for me.
I wonder why it wont work?
    06-18-2010, 02:20 PM
It says file has an invalid structure.
    06-18-2010, 04:59 PM
Green Broke
Because the jumps are so low, she isn't really trying, therefore, it's hard to even tell what her form is like.
    06-18-2010, 05:08 PM
Originally Posted by StormyBlues    
Because the jumps are so low, she isn't really trying, therefore, it's hard to even tell what her form is like.
This. Try getting some jumps at LEAST 2'3" if you can.
    06-18-2010, 05:45 PM
The jumps are to low to know if she's got good form. Work your way up each week to see and get some pics of her free-jumping over stuff and get pics. That's a way to help or videos either one. :)
I won't critique your riding. Because as you said you were off 3 weeks you were just WAYYY to far on her neck and leaning to much. Anyways,
Good job can't wait to see some videos/pics
    06-18-2010, 07:49 PM
Ok, I'll try to get some video of higher jumps this weekend or next week.
I agree that I am leaning to far into his neck. I'll work on it next ride. :)
Criticism is good, when it is constructive! :)
    06-19-2010, 12:13 PM
Hi I just joined how do I start my own forum?
    06-19-2010, 12:15 PM
I haven't started jumping yet but i'm close can yall give me some tips?

appendix, form over jumps, hunter jumper

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