Motivation

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Training The Overachieving Dressage Horse

You need a variety of strategies to train this type of horse.

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Four Skills to Help You Become a Better Dressage Trainer

How to structure your lessons and help students overcome training hurdles.

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How to Keep Dressage Students Encouraged

Jennifer Roth explains techniques to keep your students positive and motivated.

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Motivate Your Dressage Horse with Uta Gräf

German Grand Prix rider Uta Gräf explains how to train using the rider's moral obligation to the dressage horse.

Felicitas von Neumann-Cosell rides Hosanna, an 11-year-old Hanoverian mare. Hosanna shows the difference from a working trot to a more powerful and cadenced trot, with clearly more expression and change of balance toward her hindquarters. | Photo by Mary McKenna

Create Positive Tension for a Better Dressage Frame

FEI trainer Felicitas von Neumann-Cosel explains the training tools that can motivate and guide the horse to create positive tension and carry himself in a dressage frame.