Keeping Your Horse’s Hip Beneath Him Molly Powell breaks down the importance of keeping your horse’s hip beneath him and how to achieve this. By H&R Editors | April 26, 2021 | 1 minute read Watch now! Your horse’s hindquarters are the motor that drive him. Keeping his hip beneath him allows him to be in the correct position to move quickly in and out of the turns. To watch click here. What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!