The Most Productive Way to Begin Each Ride




As with most things in life, a good strategy is key to you getting the most out of your daily rides. If you can begin each ride in a way that sets both you and your horse up for a successful schooling session, you will find that you will feel less stagnant and frustrated with your riding, as you will make more progress as a team! 

While every horse and rider is, of course, a unique team, and may have different things that they need to focus on... here is a list of ideas for things to do at the beginning of each ride, that will help the majority of riders: