How you steer with your reins affects a horse’s body position and movement. Practice guiding your horse with a simple training exercise from Texas horseman Trey Pool.
The horse best known as ‘Gunner’ changed the face of reining, quite literally, and earned legions of fans for his talent, personality and distinctive looks.
Founded in 1966, NRHA has dedicated itself to promoting the athleticism of the reining horse. Through affiliate programs and breeding, the sport has jumped overseas where the talent in both horse and rider has continued to thrive.
On the trail or in the arena, every rider wants a smooth gait and balanced movement in their horse. To achieve this, reining trainer Casey Deary suggests three steps to gaining collection.