This Manual will benefit anyone wishing to improve their overall performance jumping fences and will help develop the full potential of both a horse and rider.
The Manual is easy to follow and is filled with exercises, information, explanations and tips.
It begins with simple pole exercises – which form an essential base to training, encouraging accuracy, lightness, flexibility and calmness in a horse.
It then moves through progressive stages of gridwork – a training method using poles and fences set at pre-determined distances.
For the horse – gridwork exercises will:
For the rider – gridwork exercises will:
Every diagram details individual distances for Horses, 148cm (14.2hh), 138cm (13.2hh) and 128cm (12.2hh) ponies in both imperial and metric measurements.