Here we are one day in the barn with her:
We also canter. Although I have canteered on Sophie before, on this particular evening, she decided she was going to test my boundaries, and see just what kind of rider I was going to be.
Here is how the lesson got started:
The idea is to keep my bum glued to the saddle and disengage her hindquarters if she tries to get bucky, right? Yes, indeed. Finally at the end of the lesson, I got my pelvis into gear. To see more of the lesson, look here:
Meanwhile on the way home:
I am so thankful for my blogging award and I haven't even squeezed it into this post! Don't worry, I have not forgotten!