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How To Stop Leaning To the Inside

Many riders lean to the inside in one direction, and as a result they grip with the outside leg to stay on. Leaning also contributes to your horse feeling stiff on that side as he tries to balance himself under your extra weight. Let’s take an example of leaning...

How To Supple Your Horse’s Poll

It’s important to supple your horse’s poll, so that the energy you create from behind can travel uninterrupted through his body and be recycled back to the hind legs. Here’s an exercise to help you loosen and supple the poll. Start in the halt on the...