Lunge
The cord is an auxiliary tool for working with horses in the hands, it is a cord about 7 meters long, which is held in the left hand, driving the…

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Steeplechase competitions
Steeplechases are among the equestrian events that are widespread in many countries. Steeplechase, or steeplechase, is held on a specially equipped track up to 8 km long, which runs through…

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Allure Lynx
Movement on the trot: The trot is one of the fastest gaits of a horse. Moving at a trot, the horse alternately crosses the diagonal with pairs of legs: right…

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About trick riding

Fancy riding (Turk. Dzhigit-a skilled and brave rider), a race during which the rider jumps off the horse and sits on it again, picks up various objects from the ground and performs a number of other gymnastic exercises and acrobatic tricks.

Dzhigitovka has long been popular among the peoples of the Caucasus, Central Asia and Kazakhstan. Currently, there are sports and circus fancy riding.

Sports trick riding rider develops flexibility, agility, perseverance, daring, a sense of balance. The horse thus jumps on a straight flat track with a length of 360 m and a width of at least 10 m.
By complexity, all exercises are divided into three groups.
The first includes bumps on the ground with landing in the saddle.
The second group includes pushes performed at the same pace with a grip on the front or back of the bow, as well as scissors and lifting rings from the ground.
The most difficult exercises of the third group: the Ural turntable, a shoulder stand, pushes at a pace of 2 l.
Fancy riding
Circus jigging is a kind of stunt riding. Artists-dzhigits perform at a whirling pace the most difficult tricks: a turn around the neck and around the body of the horse, shooting at the target from different positions, various jumps.

 

How to maintain balance while sitting on a horse
Keeping your balance on a horse is no more difficult than, for example, keeping your balance while walking along a curb - just in this case, you need to learn…

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How to maintain balance while sitting on a horse
Keeping your balance on a horse is no more difficult than, for example, keeping your balance while walking along a curb - just in this case, you need to learn…

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Stirrup
In the second century ad, an important invention was made in India: two belts with small rings at the ends were attached to the saddle. Now the rider was mounting…

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Macedonians were the first to use spurs
The function of spurs was originally the opposite of the modern one. They were used as brakes, not gas. If the horse quickened its pace, the rider began to dangle…

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