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donovan 04-05-2012 02:44 AM

Critique my form!
ok so this is me and my standy jumping 50cm as he is fairly new to the world of riding advice on how to fix him/me big and little things would help

HorseyGirl12345 04-05-2012 01:15 PM

Make sure you keep your shoulders back and also give a little more of a release. Hope I could help! :)
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justxride97 04-05-2012 03:26 PM

Shoulders back, Raise your hands up his neck more and overall just go forward more. Sink ALL your weight into your HEELS. You really need to give more of a release. Try looking at pictures and videos of people jumping to help you get an idea of what you need. Here are some to look at:
Jumping position - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia This is a really good article.
But really, watching videos on youtube of people jumping really does help!

Good job!

sapphiresrider 04-05-2012 03:33 PM

You need to keep your shoulders back - from what I can see, your elbows are sticking out a little.

Chopsticks 04-06-2012 09:53 AM

not bad. for a new jumper i would work on gymnastics. give him some ground poles to help him find his spots. his knees are hanging and not even so he needs all the help you can give him to develop his form. bounces, cavaletti, etc will help

Black Beauty 94 04-08-2012 09:46 PM

I would put your shoulders up, lean upward a little bit and give more of a release.

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