Anne Kursinski's Riding and Jumping Clinic: New Edition (Kobo eBook)

Anne Kursinski's Riding and Jumping Clinic: New Edition By Anne Kursinski, Miranda Lorraine, Amber Heintzberger Cover Image
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Olympic Show Jumper Anne Kursinski’s acclaimed guide to riding horses over fences, now updated with hundreds of full-color photographs.

Olympian Anne Kursinski’s acclaimed book on riding horses over fences delivers on-target counsel and the kind of sophisticated, quality instruction you can only get in top barns around the world. Let this medal-winning international competitor show you “how it’s done” with step-by-step descriptions of dozens of exercises to improve your position, your “feel,” and your overall understanding of how to confidently and successfully master a jump course.

Inside, you’ll find a top-notch education in both basic and advanced flatwork and jumping, including:

  • Bending
  • Adjusting stride length
  • Moving laterally
  • Riding straight lines and curves
  • Jumping without stirrups
  • Flying changes
  • Flexion and collection
  • Counter-canter
  • Half-pass
  • Ways to perfect distances and count strides
  • Tips for riding different kinds of combinations, bigger jumps, and natural fences.

Throughout, Kursinski’s explanations are clarified with hundreds of illuminating photographs, completely reshot in full color for this new edition. Even better, the photos feature Kursinski herself in the saddle, and the text includes her illuminating personal commentary describing what she is experiencing in the saddle during a particular exercise. In addition, this revised edition includes an all-new chapter on riding derby-style courses as well as course walks with Kursinski, to give readers a sense of how she plans a winning ride. This classic references offers time-tested techniques and invaluable skills for every hunter, jumper, and equitation rider.

Product Details
ISBN-13: 9781570769573
Publisher: Trafalgar Square Books
Publication Date: November 14th, 2020
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