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Teaching a Shoulder-In In-Hand

2021 Dressage at Devon winner and USDF Bronze, Silver and Gold medalist Michael Bragdell explains and demonstrates executing a shoulder-in in-hand.

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The Insider’s Guide to Shoulder-In at All Levels

After learning the basic tenets of shoulder-in, see how this movement progresses as you advance up the levels.

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How to Ride a Shoulder-In

Grand Prix trainers and competitors Todd Flettrich and Ruth Hogan-Poulsen discuss and demonstrate riding the shoulder-in.

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Straightness and Suppleness for the Dressage Horse

Sabine Ense explains what straightness means and how you can achieve it. Only a horse who is supple can be straight.

Instruction

How to Find the Right Amount of Elastic Contact on Your Dressage Horse’s Outside Rein

Instruction

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.

Instruction

Dressage Schooling Notebook: Transitions with Cindy Ishoy

Strengthen and supple your horse with a series of upward and downward transitions.

Instruction

Monica Theodorescu: The Purpose and Value of Lateral Work

A discussion of this indispensable element in daily dressage training

Instruction

How to Ride Renvers (Haunches Out) with Lauren Sprieser

Learn how to ride this helpful movement and understand its purpose and benefits.

Blog

How to Use the Training Scale to Simplify and Troubleshoot Your Dressage Training

Dressage Today blogger Jenna Arnold shares some advice on how to focus on the root of your training challenges, rather than the symptom. Plus, try her exercise of the month that hones in on square turns.

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