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AGEQ 1300 ENGLISH EQUITATION I

Course in basic equitation skills, including handling, saddling, bridling, mounting, riding, grooming, safety, and basic health care. Topics will include correct riding position, leg strengthening exercises, and balance exercises. 32 lecture + 32 laboratory hours.

At the conclusion of the course a student will be able to: Identify and employ basic handling and riding safety practices; identify and care for equipment and tack; and demonstrate proper leg, seat, and hand positions as they relate to riding techniques.



3 credit hours