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    So at my old barn, the trainer told me to "bend" over the fences, she basically wanted us to throw ourselves onto the horses neck. I have recently started jumping 3', and the horse I ride really jumps up, since he can only jump 3'. But I find I am over bending and throwing my hands up his neck...
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    Does anybody here have any advice for improving heel or leg position over fences? My leg slips back and my heels slip up whenever I jump, and I get the whole idea of just putting more weight in your heels and less in my hands, but are there any specific exercises to help with it? I would really...
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