An illustrated comprehensive guide to portray a better understanding of the key elements of horsemanship, timing, feel, and balance along with art of Arabian Cavalry and Tent Pegging is the main focus of this book. Perfecting the key elements and understanding the science of motion for the Arabian horse will help the riders’ gain precision in harmony with the horse to the master the art of horsemanship.
The book elucidates the art of tent pegging which originated nearly 500 years ago and was adopted by cavalry regiments as a form of sport using the sword and the javelin by carefully analysing the sport and the light armoury and weaponry used by the Saharan desert nomads whom use mobility and Arabian horses unique characteristics of speed, stamina, and agility to their advantage in cavalry.
By providing the reader with detailed portrayal of the body and the structure of movement of the horse and rider you perceive a finer perspective of Arabian horsemanship. Understanding your horse will strengthen the bond and relationship between you two which will sharpen the precision and timing of cavalry tactics to master Arabian Horsemanship.
The illustrations produced in this book are by the author. Arabian Horsemanship will be published fall 2016 and will be available in Epub, PDF, and print format.
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