Show jumping - a popular equestrian sport

Horse Jumping History from Lepping to modern Show Jumping

Showjumping, is a relatively new equestrian sport and was a development of cross country jumping. Initially called Lepping it was brought indoors to allow spectators to view all the jumps without trudging across muddy fields. Today show jumping is one of the most popular equestrian sports

Show jumping position faults

Common show jumping position faults

A look at some common show jumping position faults in the sport of showjumping. A few very common faults with rider position and proper rein release while showjumping. This usually occurs if the rider pinches or grips with the knees, …