The Instructors' Handbook of The British Horse Society and The Pony Club

By: Pony Club Organisation Committee

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Good, solid reprint hardcover showing moderate surface wear, red cloth tape covering 25% of upper part of backstrip. Does not obscure any of the title showing on the sunned spine. internally as new. 149 pp. An invaluable manual written in simple form largely for those who had little experience of teaching groups of young people riding skills. Suggestions for instructors: Learning/ Teaching/ Principles of good instruction/ Various ways of instructing/ Giving a riding lesson/ General consideration/ Voice production. Taking a Ride: Intro/ Terms and expressions used in the manege (fancy word for a riding ring)/ Words of command/ Hints on taking a ride/ Mounting and dismounting by numbers/ Physical Exercises/ School movements/ Example of a simple ride. Instruction in Jumping: What to teach/ Drill for the jumping lesson/ More advanced jumping/ The use of cavaletti. Special considerations for the instruction of the very young/ Literature for instructors/ Appendix 1: Placing the rider in the Saddle/ Appendix 2: Trotting Lesson/ Cantering Lesson/ The Turn on the Forehand/ Shoulder In/ Turn on the Haunches or demi-pirouette. Appendix 3: First Jumping Lesson - Position/ Further Jumping Lessons - Use of Reins/ Appendix 4: Working a Rider on the Lunge/ Appendix 5: Horsemastership Lessons (Dismounted)/ Appendix 6: Preparing a Lecture/ Appendix 7: The Working Rally/ Appendix 8: Properties for a Working Rally/ Appendix 9: Hunting and Country Lore/ Appendix 10: A Syllabus of Instruction/ Appendix 11: Standards of Efficiency/ Index.

Title: The Instructors' Handbook of The British Horse Society and The Pony Club

Author Name: Pony Club Organisation Committee

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: England, The British Horse Society: 1968

Binding: Pictorial Boards

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Pictorial Boards

Size: 12mo - over 6

Seller Id: 28859

Keywords: Teaching Riding Lessons, Teaching Jumping, Riding Instructors.,