There’s a Leg for every Discipline

I love to ride both English and Western, and I have done this all my life.  Over the last 52 years, I have seen some serious style changes.  But one thing that has never changed is our dedication to what creates the foundation of balance. Remember? The ole ear, shoulder, hip to heel, alignment? That straight line should underly every …

Training Tip Tuesday: Leg pressure

Training tips for horses and riders: When applying pressure on the left side of the horse to turn right, be SURE to release the pressure on the right side of the horse. Make the right side feel like your leg is a rolled up wet towel. This is the “when you close the left door, be sure to open the …