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  1. English Riding
    Hello, I don't have a problem keeping my heels down while riding, but it's keeping my toes pointed in that kills my position (mostly when jumping). Sometimes, my toes are pointed in so much that when I hop off, my ankles hurt. I really need to fix this problem, any tips and tricks would be...
  2. English Riding
    Hi, Many people have pointed out that my feet stick out, and I'm just riding off the back of my calf. It's like I have duck feet when I ride, and I know this is not a good thing. I cannot figure out how to fix this problem though... When I try to bring my toes in/forward my ankles roll over and...
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    I have recently switched to english from western and have started doing hunter/jumper. I have decided to call myself "Ankles down" Since I hear that more than I hear my name from my trainer, unless its yelled as "Beth ANKLES DOWN!!" I purchased a used saddle that came with iorns but I...
  4. Dressage
    I recently moved from a jumping saddle into a dressage saddle ( since getting a new horse i no longer needed to use the lessong tack, which was a jumping saddle). My trainer told me how to hold my legs, and i can hold them nicely against my horses sides ( although slightly difficult, my muscles...
  5. Horse Riding & Horse Activity
    ok guys, now, i am an endurance rider. i went training yesterday afternoon, and after a night out, i went to bed. at about 3:15 in the morning, i woke up with a terrible pain in my shins (i believe you call them 'shin splints' for thouse of you who do track and field. ) and ankles. i was lying...
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