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Lexiie 01-23-2013 11:08 PM

The Bounce
 
So, this. Was so much fun to do with my mare, this her second time ever doing something like this, and I am very proud of her, and I think she did awesome(:
(tell me if she didn't)

I know she didn't jump the first jump, it's a cross rail, and those apparently aren't jumps anymore.

I really have to tell her to jump, like a good nudge just before the cross rail, or she tries to fit a stride in between the two. Well more just like she gets a quarter of a stride and then jumps, which makes it not so good at all. Haha

As for myself, my leg slipped back some, and I think I landed a hair too soon, that's been my problem lately.

Thanks everyone(:


Lexiie 01-23-2013 11:09 PM

It's much more clear if you watch it in 720p, btw (:

Muppetgirl 01-23-2013 11:10 PM

Very nice! Althought it was very fast! :lol:

Lexiie 01-23-2013 11:13 PM

Yeah! I thought it was fast, but I think it's because I had to really push her around the turn. It's like she slips with her back feet around that one corner.

The turn is too tight maybe?

iloverains 01-24-2013 03:47 AM

Fast? no way, maybe could have been a touch slower, but not by any means fast.

As for your position I thought it was very good, little hard to tell though.

For your horse not have done anything like it she tackled it very well.
Good job!

Lexiie 01-24-2013 11:37 AM

Thank you!!
It's my lower leg. It slides back, but my heel stays decently down. I think i'm pinching with my knees
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