How to Ride a Horse

How to Ride a Horse

Learning how to ride a horse is a wonderful, but sometimes slightly nerve wracking process. I know lots of people who’ve been anxious before their first lesson to know what it’s going to be like. So today I thought I would tell you all about how to ride a horse – just so you’re prepared …

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Horseback Riding Exercise

Horseback Riding Exercise 6

I’ve written a couple of posts recently about how horseback riding is a strenuous sport. And it definitely is! But today I wanted to write about how you can use other horseback riding exercise to complement your riding training, and become the best rider you can. I’m a really competitive rider. You may have guessed …

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Horseback Riding As Exercise

Horseback Riding As Exercise

There’s this terrible impression, outside of the horseback riding world, that horseback riding isn’t good exercise. It makes me a little grumpy, to be honest. People assume that because you’re mounted, the horse is doing all the work… Well, today I want to put that theory to bed once and for all! So we’re going …

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Why Horseback Riding Lessons?

Why Horseback Riding Lessons?

I think I will always have an ongoing relationship with riding lessons. I have been horseback riding for nearly 20 years now, but I really frequently take a few lessons, even now. So today, I’m going to answer your question: why horseback riding lessons? In general, I think we should always try to keep learning. …

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