Natural Crooked Canter

Natural Crooked Canter

Horses will canter crooked naturally, unless you train them from the beginning to canter straight. Crookedness is ok if they aren't weight bearing, but when you ride a horse it is your duty to ensure ... ...more

Coaching ,Jumping &Musing

June 11, 20243 min read

Get Straight To The Point- EOTW

Get Straight To The Point- EOTW

Improve your horse's straightness with our latest exercise of the week. Learn essential tips for maintaining balance and power, ensuring successful jumps. All you need is a flat area, cones, and a cam... ...more

Jumping ,EOTW

May 28, 20242 min read

Tactical Tack Check - EOTW

Tactical Tack Check - EOTW

A gear check is about more than just fit and suitability. This week's exercise focuses on essential checks to enhance your horse's balance and your training effectiveness. ...more

Coaching ,Jumping &EOTW

May 25, 20243 min read

Lazy Trainer's Poles - EOTW

Lazy Trainer's Poles - EOTW

A special set up with only 5 poles that allows walk, trot, and canter without repositioning anything! ...more

Jumping ,EOTW

May 01, 20244 min read

Cloverleaf - 3 barrels - EOTW

Cloverleaf - 3 barrels - EOTW

This exercise helps create really rideable horses. It is borrowed from Working Equitation, and suitable for riders and horses of all levels ...more

Jumping

April 15, 20243 min read

Egg-ceptional Contact Challenge - EOTW

Egg-ceptional Contact Challenge - EOTW

Exercise of the Week - Egg-ceptional Contact starts here! ...more

Jumping ,EOTW

March 29, 20243 min read

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Classical Jumping

Take the gear off so your horse will want to take off

Jumping strategies so that you can create a bond that is safe, trusting and willing...no matter what!

Classical Jumping

Take the gear off so your horse will want to take off

Jumping strategies so that you can create a bond that is safe, trusting and willing...no matter what!

Copyright 2024 © Thomson Equestrian