Finding the ideal rhythm when riding is only possible with a well schooled horse. With the help of her student, Lea, who is riding the mare “Donna”, Eva Deimel will show you how to develop the most appropriate warm-up and how to sensitize your horse to your aids. Key points: The correct basic seat and the diagonal aids.
Riding over two ground poles sounds like an easy thing to do. However, you will quickly realize that this exercise only works – in trot or canter – if you have developed the right riding rhythm before and can move smoothly with your seat. You can practice this exercise at home!
Another aspect of this exercise that makes it challenging is that you need to pay attention to your line. There are many requirements here: a balanced horse that responds to the aids, the right riding rhythm, the ability to wait at the right moment and the accuracy of the line. And now? Can you easily do this exercise?
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Eva Deimel is a very experienced show jumping trainer. She passes her knowledge to her students, beginners or professionals, and the multiple Westphalian and Vice German Champion has the right tips for everyone. The basics such as dressage work and the right seat are her special concern, to enable a solid and safe show jumping foundation right from the start.> more
The training of a successful and happy jumper requires a lot of patience, the right exercises and important basics in the flatwork. Jumping expert Elmar Pollmann-Schweckhorst demonstrates in this video what matters when you start riding show jumping.
Duration: 00:18:42 Minutes
Paul Stecken has been passionately passing on his knowledge of fair and correct horse training for decades. In this video, he discusses his latest book, shares his experiences with the viewer and his opinions of modern-day competition horse sport.
Duration: 00:28:17 Minutes
Regular show jumping and cross-country training is a terrific way to improve balance and strength, for dressage horses as well and helps keep young horses motivated and relaxed. Watch as Just Paul pops over his first jumps under saddle.
Duration: 00:12:55 Minutes
The correct introduction to cross country jumps as well as going through the water is an essential foundation for further training of young horses. Riding in new surroundings and on uneven ground increases sure-footedness and self-confidence of the horses.
Duration: 00:21:44 Minutes
Showjumping training, built according to the natural ability of each horse, is a fabulous possibility to gymnasticize and stretch a horse, both on the lunge and under saddle. Philippe Karl feels it belongs in the training of every horse.
Duration: 00:09:02 Minutes