Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Can you keep a light rein in the trot canter transitions? Going back to...

"Have you noticed that your hand "bumps" your horse in the mouth when you are working on the canter?  What about the canter trot transitions?"

In this session Trudy focuses on keeping an even feel and connection with the reins at the canter..  Many riders start tightening their reins at the canter, especially in the transition up and down from it. Now you can watch as Trudy discovers how to use her legs and seat to keep Melody on her aids and soft on the reins.

Have you ever thought about how you are using your reins for the canter? What did you learn from this video?