I think a lot of American riders have a distinctive style; they seem to let the horses travel a bit more and sit in more of a forward seat. They are very very fast and competitive!!
Personally I’m not that brave to be so forward between fences and to let the horses run! I’m better on a short turn back – which they are also very good at!
I think style is very individual but you are influenced a lot by the people you train around.
Thanks for your question!