Now that we’re warmed up on the flat, we’ll start our jumping work just by trotting over a small vertical to help warm up the horse. And we’re go back over it the other way.…Continue Reading
We’re now going to add on another element to our gymnastic line. We’re going to add another bounce. This time ten feet away. So, we’re going to have three big steps and one extra foot,…Continue Reading
So what we’ve got today is a mounting problem and a lot of you are going ‘well how the hell did you get on it, there isn’t that much of a mounting problem?’ This mare’s…Continue Reading
We’re now ready to start jumping. We’ll begin by just trotting a small fence from each direction. I prefer to have a cross rail, that’s what helps to keep the horse straight and we also…Continue Reading
Once again, we’ll jump through twice, once from each direction. Now we’re ready to begin and I’ll jump once from each direction.
I love this time of year. I call it the Quiet Season. I love riding out to the Great Salt Lake through the farmland, where there is little or no traffic. I rarely see other…Continue Reading
Once again, I’ll jump through once from each direction.