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Video: Ride Off the Rail with Matt McLaughlin

Matt McLaughlin explains and demonstrates the importance of riding movements such as shoulder-in and haunches-in (travers) off the rail.

Matt McLaughlin explains and demonstrates the importance of riding movements such as shoulder-in and haunches-in (travers) off the rail. This will make sure you are riding straight and not allowing the rail to be a crutch. He also quickly reviews what the two movements should look like and how to ride them.

About Matt McLaughlin

Matt McLaughlin began studying dressage and the art of training horses at an early age. He has successfully trained many horses through Grand Prix as well as multiple horses in haute école including capriole, courbette and levade. He has earned the USDF bronze, silver and gold rider medals and is a U.S. Equestrian Federation “r” judge. Based in St. Cloud, Florida, McLaughlin travels throughout North America and Europe as a clinician.

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