Tuesday, July 1, 2014

Going back to the basics. Canter and counter canter. Camille and Polo



"What are your hands doing at the canter? Adding the counter canter.  Going back to the basics"

In this session we move into the canter to see how Camille is following Polo's mouth through her rein connection (as a result of Polo being in front of her leg aids)  Camille is surprised to see how often she tightens her inside rein for the turns. She also discovered that she was holding more on the reins instead of following through her seat.  This is common with many riders. To add a little fun we added the counter canter which is new to both of them.  

What are your hands doing at the cante