Hunter Jumper

Brian Walker and Tamara 296 at the HITS Ocala Grand Prix in 2015 For years Brian Walker has been regarded as one of the best young talents in the hunter/jumper industry. Brian, a dual Canadian and American citizen, has trained...
Q: How do I keep myself from getting left behind my horse over a fence? A: The first thing you can do is buy a neck strap or make one out of an old stirrup leather, and use it every...
Richie Moloney and Alsvid win the Accumulator Class at the 2015 CP National Horse Show on October 30. Popeye the Sailor Man, also known as Irish show jumper Richie Moloney, took first place on Friday night’s Accumulator Class sponsored by...
Practicing cantering in jumping position over ground poles is one way to help develop your eye for distances without wearing your horse out over jumps. Q: I ride a wonderful horse, but I just can’t seem to get a consistent...
Not everyone can afford a set of custom-made jumps, and there’s nothing wrong with creating your own fences, but safety is still key, no matter how creative you get. Some fences are never safe to use for jumping. These...
Q: My horse has a tendency to completely ignore me at the canter. He shoves his head out and forward, opens his mouth to evade the bit, and runs off. Usually I’m heading to a jump when he gets...
Love them or hate them, flat classes are part of every hunter rider’s world. Bad transitions, blown leads and the dreaded spook in the corner are common mistakes committed in the ring. Fortunately, there are things you can you...
If you’ve ever found yourself approaching a fence with apprehension, or perhaps have had a bad fall or negative experience while jumping, you’re not alone in your jumping fears. Don’t lose hope. There are steps you can take and...
There is an undeniable elegance in hunt seat riding. Despite the inherent risks involved with jumping a horse, it’s aesthetically beautiful: horse and human taking flight together. But let’s be honest. Posers who are merely propped up on their...
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