Tag Archives: arthritic hands

Horse Reins: Rubber Grip Equals Better Contact

Horse Reins: Rubber Grip Better Contact A good seat and legs are critical to drive the horse yet it is our hands that receive the engagement. If hands or arm muscles are tight, a horse cannot be soft in the mouth, neck or poll.  ThinLine reins are designed to allow relaxation.  Reins should be soft to […]

Riding Horses Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Riding Horses Carpal Tunnel Syndrome A few aches and pains seem like a small price to pay for a long day at the barn, and most of us simply shake off such minor discomforts. But if you often feel a tingling or burning sensation in your hands—especially the index, middle, and ring fingers—you’ll want to […]