Basics of the Rundown: Staying Straight Ryan Rushing goes over the basics of the rundown and the importance of staying straight before you ask for a stop. By H&R Editors | December 26, 2021 | 1 minute read Before you can ask your horse to do a sliding stop, you need to ensure that your horse is comfortable going straight when asking for more speed. Ryan Rushing goes over the basics of the rundown so you can improve your stop. Click here to watch now! What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!