Level of Horsemanship (1)

Level of Horsemanship (1)

See your rating on how well you ride and work with horses. Are you beginner, advanced, or somewhere in between?

published on August 16, 2012232 responses 1 4.8★ / 5

What is the fastest gait you have done?

Walk
Trot
Canter
Hand-Gallop
Gallop
What is a gait?

What is the highest you have ever jumped?

1'-2'
2'-3'
3'-4'
4'-5'
Higher than 5'
I have never jumped before ...

What type of jumps do you do?

Crossrails only
Verticals, gates, stuff like that
Wide Oxers
Triple Bars, Hogsbacks, Liverpools, Jokers
Everything, even Cross Country

About how many shows do you do a year?

I don't show
Countless
1 or 2
3-6
6-10
10-30

Have you ever ridden without stirrups or reins, if so to what extent?

I am not sure what stirrups or reins are
I can trot without them both
Only trotting without stirrups.. it's hard
I can canter and hand-gallop without them
I've jumped low fences without stirrups or reins... beat that!
Girl, I have galloped and jumped bareback countless times

How many times have you fallen?

Never
1
2-4
5-8
9-20
Countless

But... how exactly do you fall off?

I don't fall off for Pete's sake!!
I fall off when my horse spooks or bucks
Over jumps when my horse trips or refuses
Rears, flips, and wild horses only get me off baby!
I've been riding so long- I'd have to do something pretty stupid to fall off that easy!

How long have you been riding?

0-1 year
1-3 years
3-6 years
7-15 years
16 + years

How many jumps are you capable of doing in a course?

0
8-10
3-6
20 +
12-16

Have you ridden without an instructor before, just practicing on your own?

No, I'm not allowed yet
Yes, but only walking, trotting, and cantering ... I'm not yet "authorized"
DUHH- I own my horse, we do everything together ... especially jump and gallop and do cross country courses
Yup, I can jump safely without instructor's guidance
Yes, I can do what ever I want- when ever I want...

Are you capable of loading a trailer, turning out horses, and keeping score at competitions?

NO WAY!
Yes, easily on my own
With assistance, yes
I can do everything except loading a trailer..
I can turn out a horse...

You see a fallen tree on the trail. You are on tough terrain and on slippery area, with a dangerous river nearby. What do you do?

Jump it. It's just a log ...
Go around it
Carefully step over it
Get off, and walk your horse over
Turn around and leave the group you are with..

How many different disciplines or seats can you ride in?

Just English or Western
Bareback, english, hunt seat, western, and dressage
Hunt seat, English, dressage, western
Every thing that ever has existed.. yes, even lady's side saddle
Umm.. dang it I forget what it's called