Neue Schule have conducted extensive research on bit designs and subsequent poll pressure caused. Our research can be found in here [link to Poll Pressure page], and each of our bits has a value between -1 (a poll relieving effect) and +4 (40% of rein forces act on the poll). To find out more please click here [link to Poll Pressure page]. It is possible to offset some of this poll pressure using wider, ergonomically designed headpieces that have a larger weight bearing surface that distributes some of this pressure over a wider area.
Showing is a discipline which can be overlooked by most professional riders in other disciplines. What makes our discipline different is the art of producing and training a show horse […]