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Dressage Bit and Noseband Considerations

How selection, fit and use affect the subtle conversation between dressage rider and horse.

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How You Can Help Equestrian Sports Grow and Thrive

FEI gold medalist Ayden Uhlir shares her thoughts on seven ways we can all pitch in to promote equestrian sports.

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US Equestrian Launches Pilot Phase of U.S. Dressage Coaches Support Network

The goal is to is to establish a group of like-minded dressage trainers to support U.S. dressage program events and initiatives

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The Slow Death of Dressage: The Horse Show Entry

A longtime dressage competitor explains why she believes the multitude of required memberships and complicated show entries are a detriment to the sport.

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Finding Dressage Talent

How the U.S. Equestrian Federation is fostering the next generation of dressage riders.

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Choosing a Dressage Instructor

FEI dressage rider and instructor Judy Kelly gives advice on choosing the right instructor to get you started in dressage.

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Tips for Dressage Show-Season Prep

Use this timeline and checklist to plan ahead for a less stressful year.

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Shopping for Quality Dressage Horses in the United States

Dressage experts discuss the pros and cons of horse shopping at home in the U.S.