What's the first thing you are going to do after you get into the saddle? Walk! What's the second thing? Whoa! These will be your very first skills as you learn to ride a horse. They are skills you will likely work on and use for the rest of your riding career. How to Walk and Halt While Horseback Riding
helps you take those first steps on a horse and describes how to stop once you get going.
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