How children learn to ride
The new issue of Galloping to Rio de Janeiro tells about teaching children the basics of riding. Little riders usually get into the saddle starting at four - already at this age a child begins to develop athletic character.
In the beginning, a trainer secures a child’s safety holding a horse on a lunge. This way it works under control of an adult. Little riders ride mainly on ponies. After all, they are calmer and more good-natured than horses but it happens that they can show their character as well...