In hunter circles it is customary to “whoop” after a good round. Like taming loose locks with a hairnet and judging style on par with substance, it’s just a more refined approach to horse riding.
George Morris explains the origin of The Whoop.
He also has a lot to say on hunt caps angles.
Here he gives a quick demo on jumping the water.
And last but not least, a graphic tutorial on correct positioning for the hokey pokey.
Is there NOTHING George Morris can’t do?!
[All videos by Alan Korotkin of Castlewood Farm in Wellington, FL.]
Carley Sparks covers show jumping and related ridiculousness at getmyfix.org.