The two point exercise is beneficial to all horses, it is a great way to encourage the horses back to come up. Horses have to think that this is fun, so try it in the field or on a trail ride! Here trainer Lara Muller demonstrates how two point helps her jumper mare to lift her back and better utilize her top line. This flat work helps build her mares back muscles which improves her jumping. Does anyone know why two-point is called two point? Let me know your answer and check back to find out.