In Need of Inspiration?
Are you looking for something to do with your horse? In need of a few ideas? Here’s a selection that should keep you busy whatever your plans may be.
No school? No problem! Nothing is impossible if you want it enough. Check this out – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/09/10/working-out/
Whether you’re at a show or schooling at home your warm up sets the standard for the rest of your session.Check this out – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/12/17/use-your-head-to-warm-up/
If the weather is against you or you’re just not in the mood for circles try this – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/01/24/when-you-know-you-should/
But don’t forget – if you’re out for a hack to enjoy yourself – let your horse do the same! Check this out – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/06/13/on-the-bit-or-on-the-buckle/
Is your horse on box rest? Isn’t that just typical when you have time to ride?! Don’t waste time worrying about it. Put your feet up, grab a biscuit or two and try this – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/05/21/think-about-it/
Is your horse –
On his forehand? – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/10/15/your-whole-horse-in-your-hands/
Or just plain average? – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/04/02/c3-could-try-harder/
Don’t forget that your horse’s problems are often caused by you! Try this (your body) – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/10/29/pull-up-to-ride-forward/
Or this (your hands) – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/07/09/light-in-your-hand-not-non-existent/
Or this (your legs) – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/03/08/theres-more-to-legs-than-kicking/
Fancy a go at lateral work? Try this easy exercise – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/05/07/one-step-at-a-time/
Want to know how to get your horse on the bit? Try this – http://www.schoolyourhorse.com/2011/03/13/on-the-bit-or-off-it/
The main aim of schoolyourhorse is to give all riders ideas and inspiration. Hopefully there’s something on here for everyone but if you can’t find what you’re looking for there are at least another 50 waiting to be read. Key your problem in to the search box and see what comes up.
Good luck and enjoy your schooling!