Articles With Laura Graves

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VIDEO: Advice from Laura Graves on Riding a Tense Horse

In this video, Olympic dressage rider Laura Graves shares some strategies for riding tense horses.

Credit: SusanJStickle.com Laura Graves competes the 14-year-old Dutch Warmblood gelding, Verdades, at the 2014 Alltech World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France.

Steffen Peters and Laura Graves: The Biomechanics of Olympic Dressage Riders

Susanne von Dietze explains what makes these Olympic riders so skilled.

Credit: Arnd Bronkhorst - Arnd.nl American Laura Graves and her 12-year-old Dutch gelding, Verdades (Florett AS x Goya), took the dressage world by storm this past year. At 27 years old, Graves and Verdades, aka Diddy, arrived in Europe as the underdogs and ended up in the top tier of riders at the 2014 Alltech World Equestrian Games in Normandy, France.

Laura Graves: Tools for More Successful Connection

America’s dressage sensation gives advice on developing the perfect partnership.