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  1. Horse Talk
    I am a student in the Equestrian program at my college, and we have what's called a winter drill coming up. I ride a big paint horse named Bandit, and I am in need of costume ideas, as we are all supposed to dress up our horses (and ourselves) according to the theme. Our theme this year is...
  2. Rodeo
    I am doing drill team for the first time this summer and I am really exited. I am also a little nervous, but who wouldn't be? There are three performances and we ride in a parade. Does anyone have any advice on anything?
  3. Horse Tack and Equipment
    Hey all! I recently started riding with a trainer again, and she recommended using a different bit for drill than I do for WP and showing. I currently ride my horse in a sweet iron medium ported curb bit which she works great in, and have tried her in a sweet iron jr cowhorse. She just didn't...
  4. Horse Training
    I am in Drill Team with my LBE horse. She is pretty good stopping in the barn at my arena and i ride with a few other people. However once she is in the huge arena at the fairgrounds with all of the other horses, she becomes almost uncontrollable using two reins and I have to do a one rein stop...
  5. Horse Training
    I ride on a rodeo drill team on a 12 year old QH gelding that has an absolutely awesome handle.... However, the better he learns the pattern, the faster he thinks we need to take it. Not a good plan! It's gotten to be an incredible battle to rate him in the maneuvers where he's not the lead...
  6. Horse Riding Critique
    ok i ride drill team and i have to do a circle and half and land in the middle of the arena as everyone goes around me but i have trouble staying in the saddles when i do a dead run circle any tips on how to stay in besides heels down i do that. my horse is FAST!!!
  7. Horse Riding & Horse Activity
    There are a lot of riders in my school and I was wondering how I could get everyone together and start a team. I don't know anything about what it would take. Does anyone have any experiance was riding on a team? Most of us ride at differant barns, and I don't know of any other high school teams...
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