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Col. Christian Carde: My Equestrian Life During the COVID-19 Pandemic

This former chief rider at the Cadre Noir of Saumur, French national dressage coach and "I" judge reflects on how his life at the barn and in the saddle have changed during the pandemic.

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What is Doma Vaquera?

Manuel Trigo explains this Spanish term, which can be loosely translated as a Spanish version of Western dressage.

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From France to Tryon

Blogger and USEF judge Margaret Freeman shares tales from her trip to France before her time at the World Equestrian Games.

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Lessons in Légèreté With Michel and Catherine Henriquet

My magical visit to Les Écuries de la Panetière outside of Paris

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Correcting Rider Asymmetry

Centered Riding founder Sally Swift discusses the importance of being a symmetrical rider and gives several exercises to correct asymmetry.