Canter Depart

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How to Regulate Your Dressage Horse's Canter Tempo

Claudia Garner offers tips for turning a runaway canter into a controlled, cadenced movement.

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First Level Frustrations

If you want to set yourself apart at First Level and earn points that others don’t, check out these two movements where mistakes are commonly made.

Credit: Arnd Bronkhorst - Arnd.nl The Netherlands' Irene van Seggelen and her horse, Esther de Jeu, demonstrate a canter transition that offers harmony, lightness and ease.

The Elements of a Balanced Canter Depart

Doreen Horsey explains an ideal upward transition into the canter.