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What is horse riding working hunter?

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Wiki User
09/13/2009

Working Hunter is the division of riding that only the professional horse riders ride in with the most athletic hunter horses. Hunters in the horse world is when horse and rider are judged over fences for their style and grace instead of strength and speed for the jumpers. The working hunter is where instead of jumping 3 feet 6 inches like the junior hunters or amateur owner hunters, these horses jump 4 feet.