HOLDING THE REINS CORRECTLY
HOLDING THE REINS
In this 2 minute snippet I talk how to hold the reins correctly. The tip about thumb positioning and use will help stop reins slipping.
THE HOW OF RIDING
10 RECORDED 1 HOUR SESSIONS
(and unlimited replays) direct from our indoor arenas, using a selection of real riders and horses, to bring The 'How' of Riding to you in a clear, logical way. We'll dig deep into the how of riding to allow your horse to work better for you.
Taught by Peter Dove, author of Master Dressage with star appearances from Mary Wanless BHSI BSc
IN THIS COURSE...
ALIGNMENT & POSITIONCovering stirrup length, leg position, neutral spine, tone and typical positional problems. Includes introduction to stability.
THE SEATCovering seat bone control, seat bone movement, plugging in, weight aids, 'driving with the seat' and supporting your own weight.
RISING TROT MECHANISMCovering how to stabilise the lower leg, how to maintain tempo control, how to land correctly and typical mistakes in rising trot.
DOWNWARD / UPWARD TRANSITIONSCovering upward transitions, achieving smooth transitions, aids in downwards transitions and typical problems.
TURNING AND ASYMMETRYCovering leg, seat and rein aids for turning, typical turning problems and solutions, an introduction to asymmetry issues.
REIN AIDSCovering correctly holding the reins, how to passive resist, turning rein, indirect rein, hand position, rein length and typical errors.
SITTING TROT with Mary WanlessCovering the sitting trot mechanics, pre-requisites, learning strategies and typical problems.
IMPLUSIONCovering tempo control, leg aids, training of the horse, trotting poles and typical mistakes.
CANTER with Mary WanlessCovering sitting to the canter, strike off into canter, typical seat issues (bouncing and seat coming away from saddle) and tempo control.
PROBLEM SOLVING & WRAP UPCovering canter transitions and questions raised by Dressage Training TV members during the course.
All material and techniques used in this course are based wholly upon Ride With Your Mind training techniques. www.mary-wanless.com
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RWYM BHSI BSc
She has B.Sc. Degrees in both Physics and Applied Sports Coaching, and holds the BHSI certificate.
DID YOU KNOW THAT MARY:
Rode with the late Nuno Oliveira, and over the years she has spent many months training in Portugal. Mary has ridden in Germany with the late Egon Von Neindorff and has trained in Germany with Hans Heinrich Meyer-Zu-Strohen.
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