Riding / Training How-To
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Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel—Balancing the Horse
Watch Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel help a horse become more balanced and uphill.
Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel—Creating Better Rhythm and Tempo
This video shows Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel working with a rider on lightening her seat.
Beth Baumert – Balance Your Horse Longitudinally
Beth Baumert explains why your horse loses his balance longitudinally and how to maintain it by riding half-halts and transitions.
Beth Baumert—Balance Your Horse Laterally
Beth Baumert explains why your horse may lose lateral balance and shares exercises to maintain it by riding shoulder-fore.
Training Tips to Correct a Horse Who Gets Too Strong In Canter
Elizabeth Madlener explains how address this issue
Use Transitions to Develop Your Dressage Horse’s Throughness: A Four-Step Exercise
Ride through these four steps from Beth Baumert to improve your horse's throughness.
How to Develop “Feel” as a Dressage Rider and Find Harmony with Your Horse
Explore the definition of "feel" and the prerequisites for it, then try some exercises to develop it yourself.
Finding the Ideal Free Walk
Understand what constitutes a correct free walk and learn how you can help your horse produce a better free walk.
How to Develop Quality Downward Transitions
Lisa Pierson explains how to ride better downward transitions.
Don’t Rush the Basics in Dressage
Courtney King-Dye Explains Why