Foundation Exercises Part 1: Loping Circles with Martin Black

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 3

Martin Black presents a series of foundation exercises that can benefit horses and riders at any level of experience. In part one, Martin demonstrates one way you can help your horse to lope round even circles. Encourage a horse to seek relief rather than escape from pressure. Build your horse’s problem-solving abilities and responsibilities. With some consistency, pretty soon your ideas will become his ideas.

The original length of this clip is 12 minutes 22 seconds