Understand the purpose of a riding crop and its role as a riding aid in horseback riding.
Learn how to select a suitable riding crop based on size, material, and flexibility for your specific needs.
Discover the correct way to hold and position the riding crop for optimal control and effective communication with your horse.
Explore the different cues and aids you can give to your horse using the riding crop to enhance communication and refine your riding skills.
Understand the appropriate situations to use the riding crop, including reinforcement of aids, correction of behavior
Learn the importance of proper timing and technique when using the riding crop to ensure clear and consistent communication with your horse.
Understand the potential risks of misusing or overusing the riding crop and learn how to avoid causing unnecessary discomfort or confusion to your horse.