Spanish Riding School

tempel lipizzans ted goad

Tempel Farms: An Educational Landmark

In celebration of the facility’s 60th anniversary, we take a look at the past, present and future of this iconic home of classical dressage training.

Braveheart 3-21-14 Back View

The Miracles of Systematic Dressage Training

How knowledge-based dressage training revealed a gem of a horse and saved a life.

Credit: Doug McGlothlin Training the young horse on the long lines often will be safer and more productive with a front handler.

Training the Piaffe with Long Lines

Kathy Connelly explains how taking that first step toward the ultimate goal in dressage can be simplified by proper execution of this productive technique.

First Rider Klaus Krzisch poses with Elève Sojourner Morrell and a 3-and-1/2-year-old Lipizzan stallion at the yard of the stables at Vienna's historic Hofburg palace. | Photo by Herwig Prammer

Becoming an Elève: A Female Rider at the Spanish Riding School

U.S. female rider Sojourner Morrell is accepted to the Spanish Riding School in Vienna, Austria.