Nothing new to blog about today, since I didn't ride last night due to Spanish lessons, but -- certainly thinking about what it is I need to work on tonight.
* Clear aids, for one, both on the longe line and in the saddle, with the expectation of near-immediate response from the horse.
* Energetic gaits, both on the longe line and in the saddle, that are regular. (the regularity is, to use an abhorrent bit of corporate-speak, a "stretch goal")
* Balance, as usual! Weight aids, and keeping the correct steady leg position.
* Keeping her neck straight by allowing the left rein to be soft and lots of little gives and takes on the right -- guarding the haunches with my outside leg, as well as outside leg to inside rein.
That oughta keep me and her busy, neh?