What can you do to make riding the horse’s trot easier? Earn the Horseback Riding badge! 1. What can you do to make riding the horse’s trot easier?[Get Hints] Stand in the stirrups until you pass the two-mile post. Then sit in the saddle, halt and rest. Popular horse blogs recommend that you never try that gait. Gently rise in the saddle with the rhythm of one of the horse’s front legs, also known as the “post”. Focus on a post in the distance, which will help your body auto-adjust to the gait. Loading… Share this:ShareFacebookTwitterPinterestLinkedIn Related Related posts: When riding a horse Hunt Seat at a trot, canter or gallop, how far should you lean forward? How should you hold your reins when riding a horse? In horseback riding, what are soft eyes? What are The Four Basics of riding a horse?