|SIZE:||235 x 165 mm|
|INSIDE:||55 black & white photographs, 30 line drawings|
The Crowood Equestrian Series is designed for the beginner who wishes to take their interest in a particular subject to a fairly advanced standard. Highly illustrated, these guides provide all the information needed to build a successful partnership between horse and rider.
Basic Ridinq is aimed at the younger rider. It is a thorough introduction which dispels the myths surrounding riding and clearly explains all the terminology and different techniques. It covers preparing to ride, lunging, communicating with the horse or pony, working through the transitions, how to ride each pace, choosing a riding school and riding across country. This excellent guide will give all novices a thorough background and a sound basis on which to develop their riding skills.