The more you know, the more you will realise that you don’t know!
I have made a lot of mistakes, had my expectations shattered and I’ve wanted to throw in the towel many times. So today I want to share 11 Dressage lessons I’ve learned. No instructor is going to give you these dressage lessons in the arena, you’d probably not want to waste your saddle time talking to them about this stuff. It is all about finding out about yourself as a rider and how you are going about making the changes you need to make.
It’s a long article, so grab a cuppa!
Dressage Lesson #1. Pah! Advice
I’m going to start with one of the biggest lessons I’ve learned, which is to learn to filter advice. Yes, even my advice. In the end, what works for me may not work for you. You have to listen to your inner GPS and see what feels right for you, then do that. Continue reading 11 Dressage Lessons Your Instructor Will Not Give You