Suspension

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The Secret Behind a Springy Trot: Lead and Keep Your Horse's Rhythm

Susanne von Dietze explains how creating and maintaining rhythm will allow your horse to produce a springy trot.

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10 Tips for Better Dressage Trot Lengthenings

Advice on how to ride an essential dressage training tool: the trot lengthening.

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Charles de Kunffy's 3 Principles to Create a Dancing Partnership with Your Horse

Ride your horse's hindquarters to create impulsion, suspension and balance, without confining his movement and rhythm.

Credit: Terri Miller The collected walk requires concentration and feeling.

How to Improve Your Dressage Horse's Collected Walk

An FEI judge gives exercises and advice for riders and judges.