Horse riding is usually not something you can learn on your own, you will need some essential items and training .
The most important things you need will be clothing, like long pants, long shirt, boots and helmet. And equipment for the horse like saddle, saddle pad, briddle and bit. Before even attempting to get on your horse, you will want to spend some time with it. Walk with it and groom it. If your uneasy when trying the ride your horse, it will give you a harder time trying to ride it. To get up on your hourse you want to put your left foot in the stirrup closest to you, then grab the rope close to the neck and hoiste yourself up. To change speeds, you will either make a clucking sound with your mouth or you put pressure on it will would calf.