Tag: Legs

Connection in Your Riding; Seat and Legs

Connection in Your Riding; Seat and Legs

Have you ever thought about what you can feel, in the saddle as you ride your horse? The physical connection points you have with your horse each time you’re in the saddle. Often we can become so caught up with our aids and what we ‘should’ be doing, that we forget to focus on the actual points of physical connection…

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Using Your Legs to Create a Channel when Riding

Using Your Legs to Create a Channel when Riding

What this episode is all about & how it can help you:- Sitting straight in the saddle Allowing your legs to ‘drape’ Understanding an active aid versus an inactive one Supporting your horse when he needs support Remember back to when you were first learning to ride.  You possibly saw your legs as being a ‘go button’ of sorts.  Go…

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The Evolution of Your Aids in the Saddle

The Evolution of Your Aids in the Saddle

What this episode is all about & how it can help you:- Understand why your aids are always a work in progress Start on the ground and work up Transitioning groundwork to under the saddle Application, pressure, timing and sequence Have you ever noticed how you feel when you walk away after participating in a good conversation with someone?  There…

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