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I don’t have a lot of confidence when jumping, but I really enjoy it and it is something that I want to do in the future. Any tips on how to have more confidence?

I don’t have a lot of confidence when jumping, but I really enjoy it and it is something that I want to do in the future. Any tips on how to have more confidence?
Just think about an idol, and go for it
Placing poles, grids and more gymnastic exercises are awesome since it really gets your eye working for striding. Odds are the more practice you have seeing a stride, the more confident you get. Even just putting down a few poles scattered around the arena/paddock and counting your canter stride between each jump really helps. Then start counting down to a pole even if it's just counting the last stride then build up to as many as you can! Once you've nailed that pop a tiny cross bar up etc etc. And remember it's suppose to be fun! It's extra fun doing it with a friend and seeing how many strides you can fit between poles, then seeing how few :)
My friend has the same problem! I️ would say just go over a lot of small jumps consistently and when you feel comfortable start raising it a bit at a time
Thank you guys! This will help a lot! :)
Jump small fences, like 20cms and so on until you get bored and eager to go higher. That’s what helped me and improved my jumping as well
If your hotse is quite and won't stop theres nothing ti worry a