7. Riding: Feeling the Rhythm Moving into the various speeds and knowing what you horse is doing.
A. Feeling the rhythm. Knowing where each of the horses legs are and riding the “beat”
B. How to “sit” the trot or post when the horse is trotting, riding the gait
C. Transitions into lope, changing leads
D. Developing skills to meet the goals you have for you and your horse.
As you "feel" where the feet are you can encourage your horse to a better gait, and you will ride the horse more comfortable.
"THE MORE EVEN THE BEAT THE SMOOTHER THE RIDE"