Schooling Exercises for Flatwork and Jumping: A Handbook for Instructors and Riders by Eleanor Ross
Model Number: 9781872082318
School Exercises is a graphic, clearly presented ‘cookbook’ of ideas and specimen exercises, compiled particularly for trainee instructors and also very useful for more experienced instructors and for riders schooling their own horses or ponies.
The book is divided into groups of related exercises, each exercise being accompanied by a full explanation, the aids, words of command, teaching hints, advice on likely problems, safety, and suggested variations.
Straight line exercises
20-metre and smaller circles
Half circles and inclines
Lateral work: leg yielding, turn on the forehand and demi-pirouette
Jumps and courses
Double ride work
School Exercises shows how to make imaginative and constructive use of a 20m x 40m schooling area, adding variety and interest to lessons and riding sessions for riders, horses and teachers.