Riding any style - Page 10
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Training Horses > Natural Horsemanship

Riding any style

This is a discussion on Riding any style within the Natural Horsemanship forums, part of the Training Horses category

    Like Tree40Likes

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        08-18-2011, 05:48 PM
      #91
    Yearling
    These photos are all great! I think the whole NH people don't ride thing Is that we see a lot of them that just lunge lunge lunge and ride for a short amount of time. Not all do, but I have seen a fair share of them.

    I have always tried to do a little bit of everything with my boy. We started out western / trail riding got into Barrels and gymkhana, then moved into english / jumpers. We still have a long ways to go, but its a fun journey.

    Trail riding a few years ago. Nice dirt road with trees for shade.


    Barrel Practice


    Flat work, ignore me, it was a year ago when I started to take my english riding seriously. He sure looks fab though <3


    He is a rather powerful jumper.
    Tianimalz likes this.
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        08-18-2011, 05:54 PM
      #92
    Showing
    Horsesdontlie - I am so in love with your boy's right hind leg! What a cool marking :)
    rlcarnes likes this.
         
        08-22-2011, 02:50 AM
      #93
    Trained
    Usandpets, I want to go riding in the Badlands so badly one day. I did once when I was about 13 on those trail rides they offer. Fun, but not nearly as much as it would be if I was adventuring through the park.

    Anyway, my pictures! I'm not exactly NH either. I certainly don't follow any particular trainer, but I've read about different techniques and have done join-ups with my mare. These pictures are at the summer camp I work at. Unfortunately, it's over for the summer, so I don't have these pastures to ride in anymore. However, I'm not required to wear a helmet until next summer! (Not a fan, but we're not getting into that debate here.) These are also the only pictures I have of me riding Abby.
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg DSC_5472.jpg (59.2 KB, 127 views)
    File Type: jpg DSC_5469.jpg (97.6 KB, 127 views)
    File Type: jpg DSC_5484.jpg (98.5 KB, 126 views)
    File Type: jpg DSC_6218.jpg (97.7 KB, 125 views)
    File Type: jpg DSC_6226.jpg (54.7 KB, 124 views)
         
        08-23-2011, 01:56 AM
      #94
    Green Broke
    Abby's gorgeous!
         
        08-23-2011, 02:45 AM
      #95
    Trained
    Thanks! Those pictures are at rather flattering angles, to be honest. She has zero topline and her hindend has less muscle than I would prefer.. I plan to start her on a muscle building supplement after I get the samples from SmartPak to see which she'll eat.
         
        08-25-2011, 05:41 PM
      #96
    Yearling
    A post from one who is not in with the beautiful crowd here.

    I was looking for a photo from my fear of camera years, I was on Pengie the nasty tempered Black & White mare in the pic below. It was of a line up of a lot of horses where we got 2nd place in barrels at a Fun Show:

    I didn't find it.




    But, I did find these from the following year, where I also got a second place but in Walk-Trot HUS and Equitation in a class of about 5 of the under-12 year old students.



    Frisco is a Standardbred I worked with for a year or more, he was unmanagable and his owner could not ride him. Then she went on a high risk maternity leave, and I babysat him until the baby was about 6 mo old.

    She returned to the barn but still would not ride him, until this fun show which she came to watch. I gave her both the red ribbons, he did so well that she began again and has been going strong ever since.

    A small victory.
    tinyliny likes this.
         
        09-21-2011, 02:27 PM
      #97
    Yearling
    So my birthday was last week and my sister asked if I had a pic I wanted her to do a 'painting' of (she is a photojournalist).

    I sent her the pic I posted in the first post when I started this thread and asked if she could even take out the sagging breast strap.

    She sent this back to me, looks like she took out a few other things that were sagging too !! I want a nice print out of this.

         
        09-21-2011, 03:48 PM
      #98
    Showing
    Beautiful painting Ann!
         
        09-21-2011, 04:28 PM
      #99
    Yearling
    Thanks, I was using the orig pic on my computer at work as a background, I'm going to switch it to this and see if anyone says anything.
         
        09-21-2011, 04:45 PM
      #100
    Weanling
    This is best I can do ;) this is me and slup and her ear shot...im always eather behind or alone conveniently avoiding the camera.... I just ride no special title just ride every moment I can....i have distinct advantage of having my horses on my property and the mountains in my backyard...
    Attached Images
    File Type: jpg 185900_100597153355092_100002144221873_2860_4736628_n[1].jpg (15.0 KB, 52 views)
    File Type: jpg 051.jpg (79.1 KB, 52 views)
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    What style of riding is this? MsKibibi Horse Riding 24 07-21-2011 10:24 PM
    what style riding is this? thealabamaredhead Horse Riding 8 03-06-2011 10:21 PM
    General riding style!! ShadowSpazzz Horse Riding Critique 10 08-12-2010 09:31 PM
    fave riding style?(poll) phonix Horse Riding 6 04-14-2009 03:55 PM
    Riding Liberty Style whitetrashwarmblood Horse Training 19 11-06-2008 02:07 PM



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:38 AM.


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