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ChingazMyBoy 07-02-2009 07:24 PM

How High Can You Go?
 
Hey,

I was just wondering how high can you and your horse(s) jump?

juniormylove 07-02-2009 07:30 PM

The highest I've ever jumped was way back in the day when I still rode Junior. We jumping 3ft a few times. Haha not THAT big. But I'm with a new trainer now, and on a monster horse who has incredible potential, so hopefully that will get higher soon (:

Pinto Pony 07-02-2009 08:21 PM

1.05m or 3'4 on my 14.1hh pony :D

PoptartShop 07-02-2009 08:34 PM

Right now, about 2'3. I can jump higher (about 2'6-3ft) but Daytona needs some more work. ;) So, right now I'm working on getting her over 2'6.

SpiritJordanRivers 07-02-2009 08:41 PM

Highest I ever jumped was 2'8 . . . I think, yeah pretty sure . . . either 2'8 or 2'6 (It was a while ago) on a school pony. My horse broke his leg when he was little and he can't jump very high (I don't like to jump him at all really). But I LOVE jumping and I miss it SO much! But I wouldn't trade him for the world <3

IheartPheobe 07-02-2009 09:32 PM

I can jump 2'6 and think I could comfortably go close to 3'0. =]

Spyder 07-02-2009 09:39 PM

I personally jumped 5' on a dare and will not do that again. Before my dressage career I was jumping stake at about 4'.

My present horse has free jumped 6' but under saddle with a rider highest was 4'6".

barefoot 07-02-2009 10:14 PM

My old Gelding was an amazing jumper - I schooled him 5' and we competed in Level 4 Jumpers (3'9 - 4').
My Mare had a comfort height at 3'6 but we had done 3'9.
My little guy.. well, we've jumped 2'6 so far but he LOVES jumping. He's only 4, we'll see someday what he can do :)

Fire Eyes 07-02-2009 10:22 PM

On my Standardbred I can jump 2'5". No higher due to lack on coordination and well, tallent. Haha.
I think it's about 4' that I jump on my TB mare. :)

LiveToJump 07-02-2009 10:59 PM

I competed in 4' Jumpers with a TB I used to train.

Now, I am at 2'6 because the last two horses I've worked with have been youngsters and getting started in their training.

My gelding is around that height currently too. He is only 5, and just starting his jumping career. He clears 3'6 with ease already though. Super talented.


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