12 min

Riding Smooth & Balanced Upward Transitions with Your Horse Daily Strides Podcast for Equestrians

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How well do you ride upward transitions?  It can feel a little frustrating & ironic how many of them are anything but 'upward' as far as energy & lightness go!  In fact, some feel quite the opposite; flat.

Upward transitions are part of every ride with your horse. From the halt to walk one immediately after mounting up, to all of the others throughout the ride.

The quality of each upward transition will directly impact where you find yourself with your horse immediately after the transition. 

How well do you ride upward transitions?  It can feel a little frustrating & ironic how many of them are anything but 'upward' as far as energy & lightness go!  In fact, some feel quite the opposite; flat.

Upward transitions are part of every ride with your horse. From the halt to walk one immediately after mounting up, to all of the others throughout the ride.

The quality of each upward transition will directly impact where you find yourself with your horse immediately after the transition. 

12 min