02/21/14 - Cesar Torrente, First level - Leg Yields, and Impulsion

Judge Cesar Torrente teaches the leg yield to a First Level rider and horse.  Total running time for this two part video is 21:26.

Video Description

Judge Cesar Torrente works with a First Level rider that performed the First Level Test One the day before. They start out with a lovely trot, much improved from the day before. He has the rider flex to the left and right as they warm up, and then moves into leg yields starting with the walk. He gives a very clear explanation of the proper aids to use for the leg yield.

Cesar Torrente-COL
Cesar Torrente is a native of Colombia who in addition to being the first judge to graduate through the new FEI 3* system, is also an avid rider and FEI competitor. His unique combination of a judge’s perspective and a rider’s experience make him a