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Fri, Sep 30


Currituck County Rural Center

Sept 30 - Oct | Powells Point, NC, Course 2: Rhythm

THE FIRST RIDING NECESSITY: A three-day course focusing on helping horse and rider develop and feel. Marie Pruden | 301-988-3141

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Sept 30 - Oct | Powells Point, NC, Course 2: Rhythm
Sept 30 - Oct | Powells Point, NC, Course 2: Rhythm

Time & Location

Sep 30, 2022, 9:00 AM – Oct 03, 2022, 5:00 PM

Currituck County Rural Center, 184 Milburn Sawyer Rd, Powells Point, NC 27966, USA


About the Event

Contact Host For Registration: Marie Pruden 301-988-3141

DAY ONE Friday ~ Finding Neutral Posture in the Rider

Lecture: Focus on the Human Element

o Learn about neutral pelvis and posture.

o Discover the differences between men and women riders.

Individual Session: Riders balanced in the saddle by Jillian

DAY TWO Saturday ~ Feel the Movements of the Horse

Group Sessions: Assisted Lessons with Eyes Closed to Enhance Feel

o Define rhythm, tempo, and length of stride.

o Feel horses’ movement through a stride sequence.

o Develop skills to influence rhythm.

DAY THREE Sunday ~ Individual Lessons

Learn exercises to build rhythm and trust with your horse.

o Questions addressed in closing circle

DAT FOUR Extra Lesson Day ~ Individual Lessons

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