Anne Kursinski

Stride Counting

Tune up Your Turns and Distances

Five-time Olympian Anne Kursinski’s simple stride-counting exercise will have you and your horse flowing through turns with better balance and finding distances with greater ease.

1: Cantering around the cone in the turn makes me see a straight line over the two fences, even though I’m riding to the first fence at a slight angle. Once I find my line, all I need to do is stay on it, maintaining my pace and rhythm.

Build Your Jumping Skills with Anne Kursinski

Ride a line of jumps two ways to hone your eye and establish the correct pace and track.