Fourth Level

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VIDEO: Janet Foy on the 2019 Fourth Level Dressage Tests

In this video, Janet Foy gives an overview of the new Fourth Level dressage tests and responds to audience questions.

24 Dressage Training Tips

24 Dressage Training Tips from Kyra Kyrklund

Five-time Olympian Kyra Kyrklund shares her dressage training secrets at a Kentucky symposium.

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Examine Rider Body Balance During Extension and Collection

Biomechanics expert Susanne von Dietze critiques a Fourth Level combination.

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Develop a Dressage Training Plan to Move Up

An FEI rider explains how you can create a training schedule for a Second Level horse—but the “planning” principles apply to horses of all levels.

Credit: Illustration by Sandy Rabinowitz The half pass on the left is incorrect; the half pass on the right shows the correct straightness between bends.

Hilda Gurney: Requirements of the Dressage Horse at Fourth Level

An overview of the dressage movements that are introduced at Fourth Level with tips on how to ride them

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How to Ride and Judge the Dressage Zigzags

Janet Foy explains the intricacies of this dressage movement.

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Understanding the New 2015 Dressage Tests

Janet Foy explains how the 2015 dressage tests have changed

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Dressage Test Tips for Fourth Level and Prix St. Georges

Janet Foy explains how to the combine shoulder-in, volte, circle and half pass, with tips on how to ride and judge the movements.