Riding Update

       The Horse Forum > Keeping and Caring for Horses > New to Horses

Riding Update

This is a discussion on Riding Update within the New to Horses forums, part of the Keeping and Caring for Horses category

    Like Tree7Likes
    • 7 Post By LilacsBloom

    LinkBack Thread Tools
        06-24-2014, 10:08 AM
    Riding Update

    I thought I would give a little update. I think the last time I posted about lessons, I was working through some almost debilitating fear. I'm so happy to say that I have made it to the other side, and am enjoying my lessons!

    I ride a very mild lesson horse whom everyone says has a super-smooth trot. He's a great fit for me -- I think everyone who rides him feels that way. My instructor had great instincts about when, how, and how far to push. Bless her heart for sticking with with the girl who was terrified of doing the posting trot on the lunge line.

    A few weeks ago we spent some lessons trotting over poles. Last week I did sitting trot for the first time, and this week I'll be doing some riding without stirrups.What a relief to have moved beyond my "too terrified to move" phase!
    Drifting, beverleyy, dlady and 4 others like this.
    Sponsored Links
        06-24-2014, 01:02 PM
    I'm happy to hear things are going well for you, LilacsBloom.
        06-24-2014, 01:04 PM
    Good for you! I'm glad that you have overcame your fear and is enjoying your lesson.
        06-24-2014, 10:30 PM
    Now you can start having fun!
        06-24-2014, 10:39 PM
    Super Moderator
    Bless your instructor~! She sounds like a good one.
        06-25-2014, 06:10 PM
    Good for you! Glad to hear you are moving past the fear. Your instructor sounds like a gem.
        06-25-2014, 06:17 PM
    Green Broke
    Glad to hear things are going well~
        06-25-2014, 06:22 PM
    So happy for you!

    Thread Tools

    Similar Threads
    Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
    update on son's riding littrella Horse Talk 9 05-27-2014 10:41 AM
    Riding update :) Hidalgo13 Horse Riding Critique 5 05-08-2011 05:01 PM
    Update on my riding *New Trainer* JamieLeighx English Riding 0 04-20-2011 02:43 PM
    UPdate on my leg and riding! Hidalgo13 Horse Riding Critique 2 03-26-2011 05:01 PM
    Update on Cinder and a riding when pregnant question CinderEve Horse Talk 9 12-19-2010 11:11 AM

    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:36 PM.

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