Originally Posted by Nike
I have never made that connection before, Arlosmine! Whenever I heard to close my hands, I closed all my fingers, which would last until I half halted or such. That REALLY helped!
That helped me too! I used this trick today and WOW what a difference in my rein contact and in the fact that my reins rarely slipped!!
Don't know if this works for Dressage but GM's training technique for a hot seat in the H/J world is put tacks on the seat of the saddle. Sure fixes an electric seat pretty quick.