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Instruction

The Magic Square

Improve your accuracy, collection and connection with this straightforward, but exacting exercise.

Theory

What is the Difference Between Rhythm and Tempo in Dressage?

Heather Blitz explains the difference between these two terms used commonly in dressage.

Instruction

Rhythm and Tempo with Ali Brock, Part 1

U.S. dressage Olympian Ali Brock explains the terms with a focus on rhythm.

Instruction

Rhythm and Tempo with Ali Brock, Part 2

U.S. dressage Olympian Ali Brock elaborates on these terms, now focusing on tempo. She also shares advice to help you control your horse's tempo.

Instruction

How to Regulate Your Dressage Horse’s Canter Tempo

Claudia Garner offers tips for turning a runaway canter into a controlled, cadenced movement.

First Level

10 Tips for Better Dressage Trot Lengthenings

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

Theory

Dressage Terminology Explained: “In Front of the Leg”

Heidi Chote explains what it means for a horse to be "in front of the leg."

Instruction

How to Develop a More Elastic Trot in Your Dressage Horse

Dressage judge Sandy Hotz offers advice on how to make a dressage horse's trot more elastic.

Theory

Training The Overachieving Dressage Horse

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

Theory

Is the Training Scale Fit for Iberian Horses?

Matt McLaughlin answers this reader question.

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