In this session, the following was covered:
0 mins 22 : Introduction and Riding for Lightness plaques
2 mins 37 : Groundwork not transferring to ridden work - rushing?
5 mins 00 : Less back muscle to sit on - harder to get left seat bone up and on
8 mins 51 : Moving hind legs when asking for front leg abduction - how do I stop this?
12 mins 28 : Horse hollowing in transitions - what should I do?
16 mins 29 : Arab horse - having problems with head lowering/ taking the contact when ridden
19 mins 52 : Hollowing in walk - what to do to improve and stretch down
22 mins 15 : Head shaking and tripping - possible reasons?
24 mins 22 : Slingshot - explanation of what it aims to achieve and how to do it
28 mins 41 : Transitions, please explain 'just change your horse's legs' (Note - Chantal and Mia are part of the 'From Green to Great' series)
30 mins 28 : Working in trot without stirrups - recommended?
32 mins 27 : Thighs not snug - how to get them closer
34 mins 18 : Rider's position in transition from trot to canter
36 mins 20 : Ride Align tops - no longer available?
37 mins 25 : Riding for Lightness - final part of Module 3 coming soon & Mary Wanless' new course starting in June
40 mins 30 : Wrap up
42 mins 33 : What rein contact when horse is head shaking?