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Dressage Solutions: Develop Outside Control and Power in the Canter Pirouette

Try this tip from Lisa Wilcox.

To develop outside control and power in the canter pirouette …

Imagine you are getting impulsion from your horse’s outside hind leg the way a person pushes with a skateboard to turn. That way, your horse can take weight on the inside hind and is set up for correct rotation.—Lisa Wilcox

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Lisa Wilcox won a team bronze medal at the 2004 Olympic Games and a team silver medal at the 2002 World Equestrian Games. Again representing the United States, she earned individual silver at the 2000 Open European Championships. After 12 years in Europe, she is now based in Wellington, Florida.

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