Tips on how to train your horse in a fair and logical way.
The far end of the arena may be the most neglected part of a dressage test.
I was gratified recently to hear a former U.S. team rider tell of an experience early in her career. She was just riding in a field, practicing some movements, with all going well. Ok, she decided, I’ll run through the test. Suddenly her horse seemed to change, from loose and relaxed to stiff and tense.