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1/2009- Schaudt, M/3rd level, How to activate the hind leg

3rd Level, Third Level, L level, activating the hind end, half pass, 1/2 pass, flying changes, proper poll position

Video Description

Basic warm up begins in trot long, low, deep, work on getting the horse to activate the hind leg, work from behind, opening the neck. Martin continuously stresses that the rider must release the hand and look for the softness. They move into half pass work, beginning with a straighter half pass, not focusing on bend.

Martin Schaudt-GER
2 time German Olympian. 2 time winner of German National Dressage Championships. Competitor multiple year, European Dressage Championships. In 1996 Martin was a member of the German team at the Olympic Games in Atlanta. Ten years later, in 2006, Schaudt