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  1. Horse Riding Critique
    Alright everybody, I've got a couple questions for you about what I'm doing wrong with my riding. You see, I have this problem with bad heels and lower leg movement at the posting trot and canter. However, I only have these problems with stirrups. You see, when I'm riding without stirrups, I...
  2. English Riding
    For the past year or so, I rode a green horse that required excess attention. He had been trained very well in dressage but then his owner let him sit for a few years without anyone riding him so he lost a lot of his basic training. Another riding also let him get away once with bolting and he...
  3. Hunters and Hunter Seat Equitation
    HELP! I am having trouble keeping the position of my lower left leg. My right leg is fairly secure and in the correct position, but my left leg wants to keep sliding forward. I feel like my left leg is useless and it's just there. For many years I rode with my heals jammed down and my leg too...
  4. English Riding
    I have been riding for many years but I still find that my lower legs move a great deal whenever I post the trot. I have been doing plenty of "no stirrup work" but they are still not strong enough so they slide back whenever I jump. Does anyone know of some other excersizes to strengthen a...
  5. English Riding
    Hey guys! So i have been riding for about 3 years and to give you a little background i started with a saddleseat trainer for 1 year and she tried to teach me hunt seat and well it didnt work well. But she was HUGE on EQ so i had an overall amazing position. Moving to my new trainer who does...
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