Pole work inspiration

If you thought ground poles were boring, check out these layouts. This is inspiring me to set up some grids in the outdoor! Advertisements

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Using ground poles effectively: A lesson remembered

About 20 years ago I was fortunate enough to take several lessons with the great horseman Ronnie Mutch. Obviously, he made a great impression on me because I can still play back those lessons in my mind. One of the real “light bulb” concepts that he introduced to me was how effectively you could use […]

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Lessons remembered: Practise your jumping over ground poles

Developing your eye for jumping takes practice. But maybe you don’t always want to jump your horseĀ  — either your barn doesn’t allow jumping outside of lessons or your horse doesn’t need the extra pounding. Try jumping ground poles. It’s a lot harder than it looks! This is something we always did when there was […]

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