I rode Envy for our third ride on Thursday and we had a really great lesson with one of my instructors. For now we will mainly be focusing on encouraging him to stretch down at the walk and trot and smoothing out transitions a bit. For some added fun and to keep things fresh we will work on some pole exercises and start hopping over some small jumps.
Here is a snippet of our Thursday ride:
Envy had Friday off and on Saturday it was time for some race conditioning work, so he did some canter and galloping out in the XC field with Chris:
Sunday we brought the horses to the track so they could breeze…