Tag: Riding Exercises

Riding the Same Simple Exercise Through the Different Filters of Position & Influence

Riding the Same Simple Exercise Through the Different Filters of Position & Influence

There are hundreds, even thousands, of different exercises we can ride when schooling our horses. Often riders think that they have to get more and more complicated with their exercises in order to make progress in their riding.  However, I personally believe that, for the most part, simple works better. In this episode of the Daily Strides Podcast, I want…

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7 Circles, 5 Serpentines, 4 figures of eight; on repeat…? What’s Your Riding Routine?

7 Circles, 5 Serpentines, 4 figures of eight; on repeat…? What’s Your Riding Routine?

What does your average ride or training session with your horse look like?  Do you have a riding routine that you follow? If yours is leaning towards, or if it already is, a little too predictable; maybe it’s time for a change?  While riding the same sequence often can sometimes be beneficial to your riding and training (more on that…

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