Lessons in Lightness: Expanded Edition – Mark Russell, Hela Russell, Jillian Kreinbring M. S.
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Maintaining both relaxation and balance in a forward mindset can be a difficult state to achieve. Lessons in Lightness Expanded Edition offers in-depth guidance on how to create this often elusive combination.
Progressions include: • Accessing the horse’s jaw and spine. • Teaching the horse that the bit is an indicator of relaxation. • Development of the horse’s often over-looked balance-inducing postural muscles. • Development of flexion and strength through lateral movements and rein-back in relaxed postures. • Necessary for success, each lesson begins in hand before progressing under saddle.
A new chapter entitled The Hidden Influences of the Bridle: The Stomatognathic System by Jillian Kreinbring M. S. underlines an expanded focus on equine biomechanics. Understanding the horse’s functional anatomy is highlighted throughout this edition; it is the key to avoiding many common roadblocks. All color hardback coffee table style definitive edition. In the 1980’s Mark studied with Master Nuno Oliveira. He practiced Tai Chi and Chi Gong for decades. Later Mark infused certain Natural Horsemanship philosophies into his practice. Mark’s gifts were to see, understand, and maintain an approach that did not stray from these unifying philosophies. Mark Russell lost his life on June 12, 2016. Mark’s wife, Hela, is committed to preserving his life’s work. For more information, visit www.naturaldressage.com
|Nakladatel:||Xenophon Press, 2019|
|Rozměry:||28 x 1.6 x 21.6 cm|