Jan works with rider, Jeremy Steinberg, on making the mare more adjustable in the gaits. USDF FEI Level Trainers Conference. Day 2. Focus is on developing the trot and introducing the half steps, with different ways to get more reaction from the horse.
Jan discusses proper contact and the feel in the hands versus the elbow and proper position of one's hands. Jan, rides Jeremy's horse to get a feel for the horse. Jan discusses riding in the comfort zone and what is required to ride a bit low deep and low. They discuss and show how to ride the horse with more activity to find the best trot for this mare. Getting the right activity behind and using that power to improve the gait is what is trying to be obtained. Jan attempts to bring the horse into more uphill balance.
USDF FEI Level Trainers Conference, 2007, Featuring Jan Brink, Day 2, Training Demonstrations
Day two of two. Demonstration training rides led by international superstar, Jan Brink. Jan works with horses and riders from various levels thru Grand Prix. The focus is on giving trainers additional tools to use for training horses and riders at all lev