I'm going to agree that 5'6" on a 12hh pony sounds a bit ridiculous. I know in the hunter world, adults ride even the small ponies all the time.
What would be the maximum weight for a little 11-12hh sec A pony? I have had a lady reply to my advert, about the possibility of riding him for.
I grew up in the h/j ring, where ponies were strictly kid's horses. I can count on one hand the number of times I saw adults on ponies, and usually it was because said pony had been December 13, 2017 at 12:20 pm. Love.
after my daughters 12 hh welsh pony whilst she goes away to uni, she two 12 hand ponies to break in. i can just cope with a 13hh but a 12hh i . age, but ALL adults that ride ponies are very aware of weight and balace.