Rikkie Miller Other | 2 Questions | 28 Answers

Hello! I've been a barrel racer throughout my riding career. I want to be proficient in eventing though and I'm 18 and leaving for college soon. Options?

Hello! I've been a barrel racer throughout my riding career. I want to be proficient in eventing though and I'm 18 and leaving for college soon. Options?
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I think what I'd do is probably just take some basic flat lessons just to turn your postition into a more "English" position and just get used to a different style of riding. Then I would start taking jumping lessons once you're ready and then X-country etc. It may take 1 year or a few depending on how fast you pick it up and your dedication! Good luck!!
Thanks! But I'm wanting to start and English eventing career. But I have looked into cow horse work as well including reining and cutting. I'm wanting to start fresh with new disciplines and am no longer wanting to proceed in barrel racing. But I really appreciate your response!
Hello Rikkie !

It's a great idea to want to improve your level in barrel race ! I know a ranch who they are teaching to students !

You can see more informations in the website: http://www.barrelracers.com/HOME/Josey_Students.html
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