Subscribe: Balanced Rider Blog
Added By: Feedage Forager Feedage Grade A rated
Language: English
back seatbones  flying part  flying  half pass  horse  horses  mane event  part  ride  training  work  young horse  young horses  young 
Rate this Feed
Rate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feedRate this feed
Rate this feed 1 starRate this feed 2 starRate this feed 3 starRate this feed 4 starRate this feed 5 star

Comments (0)

Feed Details and Statistics Feed Statistics
Preview: Balanced Rider Blog

Balanced Rider Blog

Thoughts and ideas about riding and training horses

Published: Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0700

Copyright: Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Irina Yastrebova

Flying changes. Part 3.

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:00:00 -0700

Moving my rides to a big hay field due to snow. Strategy to restart my work on flying changes in the new environment. How it worked out.

Flying changes. Part 2.

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 19:23:00 -0700

How to ask for a flying changes - aids. Several exercises to pick from to start this work. Chica's first flying changes.

Flying changes. Part 1.

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 19:34:00 -0700

The short overview of what is required of horse and rider before attempting flying changes

Education and training of a young horse

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 19:44:00 -0700

A young horse's training must include not only ground work to know how to be with humans, they also must receive training from the ground that teaches them how to be ridden. Without it it is too big of a gap from one stage to the next.

Mane Event

Thu, 18 May 2017 15:39:00 -0700

Santo and I were chosen to ride in Mane Event with Shannon Dueck. Here is the report of the experience. :)

Symmetry in the contact

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 17:15:00 -0700

What it is all about and why it is important. How to work toward achieving it.

Young horses

Thu, 16 Mar 2017 20:22:00 -0700

A letter to my student regarding general principles of work with young horses. A list of blogs on work with Arroyo.

Actual reality versus expectations

Sat, 11 Mar 2017 16:00:00 -0700

Have you ever had a wonderful ride only to have a disappointing one next time? This is because you expected it t be a very good ride...


Thu, 23 Feb 2017 20:25:00 -0700

This blog is about common mistakes I see riders make when executing a half-pass. What these mistakes lead to and how to correct them.

The back of the Seatbones

Mon, 30 Jan 2017 15:10:00 -0700

Why it is important to sit closer to the back of the seatbones rather then the front. Consequences of these two different positions. Prerequisites for developing supple seat.