Tag: Feel

  • Feel – what exactly is it?

    Feel – what exactly is it?

    Feel is something that is often talked about in equestrian circles but what exactly is it?  The concept is elusive, and many horsemen have tried in vain to define what it really is, but it is elusive, it can’t be boxed up or written down in any singular expressive sense that can be comprehensively understood. […]

  • Mechanical versus feel

    Mechanical versus feel

    Every action we make in developing a skill or an art starts out as a mechanical action.  Bruce Lee once said: “Before I learned martial arts, a punch was just a punch, and a kick was just a kick. When I studied martial arts, a punch was no longer just a punch and a kick was no longer just a kick.  But now that I […]