Wow, what a reaction to our last exercise, thank you to everyone who liked & shared it. I have upped my game since & I can safely say I am happy to deliver a fabulous new grid/pole exercise for you all. I have incorporated a mixture of everything, from pole work to some jumping inContinue reading “Exercise 2 – Oh Poley God!”
Category Archives: Schooling Exercises
Exercise 1 – Flat To The Mat
It has been some time since an exercise has been done here at No Bucking Way. I certainly feel a little rusty especially when it came to planning & thinking out some exciting exercises to set up & try out for you guys. Don’t you worry though, I have decided to start the year withContinue reading “Exercise 1 – Flat To The Mat”
Two Simple Pole Exercises for Young Horses
Polework is so important when schooling your youngster but its also important not to overdo it with anything too difficult or overly complicated. So below are two simple polework exercises I’ve done with Cosmo since I bought him.
October Exercise – Coming Full Circle
It has been forever since we have done an exercise post here at No Bucking Way. We have so many new exciting ideas for our exercises & with the addition of Cosmo to the gang we have really had to think hard going back revisiting & reviving our older “young horse” exercises. Prepare to beContinue reading “October Exercise – Coming Full Circle”
August Exercise – Attack Those Poles
It is safe to say that it has been quite some time since we posted an exercise for you guys to try out! With a lot of focus recently being put on our jumping, we have finally taken some time out to focus more on our pole work. This is mainly to focus on growingContinue reading “August Exercise – Attack Those Poles”
June Jumping Exercise #2 – “The Mercedes”
Looking for something fun to do in your next jumping session? Well this one is definitely worth a shot. Perfect for practicing for jump offs, setting a rhythm and having a bit of fun, The Mercedes is bound to be a new favourite!
June Jumping Exercise – The Saucy Snake
Keeping things interesting, we pieced together this saucy little exercise! Incorporating some jumping while still keeping it quite technical. It gave both horse & rider some great results. With the riding festival coming up this weekend, this is a great exercise to brush up on your tight turns, approach to fences and landing on theContinue reading “June Jumping Exercise – The Saucy Snake”
May Flatwork Exercise – Pain in the Pole!
This exercise was quite deceiving, going to ride this exercise, myself & Orla were slightly cocky in a sense that we thought it was going to be a simple flatwork exercise, well it couldn’t of challenged us more … This Incognito evil pole exercise tests you, your patience & your horses suppleness! Be aware, itContinue reading “May Flatwork Exercise – Pain in the Pole!”