Introduction to the Garrocha with Alice Trindle

Excerpt from the Horseman’s Gazette Issue No. 32

In this segment you will begin to understand the traditions of the Garrocha, an historical cattle handling tool from Spain and how it can benefit you and your horsemanship. Alice Trindle walks you through her experience with the Garrocha and how she would prepare on foot before riding. She will teach you basic handling techniques and how to feel the balance of the pole before stepping into the saddle.

The original length of this clip is 27 minutes 49 seconds