How to Unlock Your Wrists to Create Softer Contact with Your Horse
USDF gold medalist Barbro Ask-Upmark explains how unlocking your wrists can create softer contact
How to Find the Right Amount of Elastic Contact on Your Dressage Horse's Outside Rein
USDF gold medalist Dennis Callin explains how to keep an elastic feel on the outside rein.
The Best Dressage Connection Builds from 'Nothing'
Yvonne Barteau explains that the best connection starts from nothing but an independent relaxed seat and the quiet, neutral absence of aids.
Dressage Schooling Notebook: An Exercise of Circles
Improve your horse’s straightness and contact with this dressage training exercise from Gerhard Politz.
Developing Elasticity in the Dressage Horse with Isabell Werth
How elasticity and suppleness allow your horse to do his job well
Sharon McCusker's Favorite Dressage Training Exercise: Canter Transitions
These transitions, when done properly, keep the dressage horse forward, loose and working through his body.
Can Wiggling My Fingers Help Get My Horse on the Bit?
USDF gold medalist John Zopatti offers an honest opinion on wiggly fingers
Dressage Solutions: Help Your Horse Stay Round and Forward Throughout Half Halts
Try this tip from Robert Dover.
How Connection Varies from Horse to Horse in Dressage Training
Jennifer Roth explains this important lesson in dressage.
How to Determine If Your Horse Is Behind the Vertical (Without Mirrors!)
USDF “S” judge Marilyn Heath offers advice on how to tell if your dressage horse is going with his poll at the highest point and his nose slightly in front of the vertical.
Develop the Quality of Submission in Your Dressage Horse with Helen Langehanenberg
German dressage star Helen Langehanenberg explains the training quality of submission and shares how you can develop it in your horse.