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Exercise for Training Level

Training Level exercise diagrammed and explained with link to see it performed within a video. *Previously pertained to listed movement below in previous years' test....

Exercise for Training Level

Training Level diagrammed exercise with description of how to perform and a link to see it performed with a video. *Previously pertained to listed movement below in previous years' test....

Exercise for Training Level

Training level diagramed exercise with description of how  to perform, and link to view it within a video where it is used. *Previously pertained to listed movement below in previous years' test....

Article Archive

On Meaning and Aims of Dressage, by Uwe Spenlen

On Meaning and Aims of Dressage By Uwe Spenlen Dressage education of riding-horses is essential for all occasions and events in the saddle. Therefore it does not only serve as preparation for all participation in dressage events but provides in general the horse with qualification and the basis for all equestrian purposes and use. The German and meanwhile International Training System is mainly based on French Riding Master Gueriniere's instructions. He lived more than 20...

The Endo-Tapping Method, by Dr. Cindy Reynolds PhD and JP Giacomini

The Endo-Tapping™ method of JP Giacomini ~ By Dr Cindy Reynolds Ph.D Senior Researcher (Biochemistry), Howard Hughes Institute of Medicine, University of Washington, Dressage Rider & Certified Body Worker (Massage etc.) "Research is to see what everybody else has seen and to think what nobody else has thought." Albert Szent-Gyorgi. The difficulty in writing about this method is that there is so much to say about it and so many ways in which it is inte...

What it takes to Train with a National Dressage Team, by Catherine Haddad Staller

TRAINING WITH THE TEAM The Thirteenth Year in Germany, By Catherine Haddad, November 24, 2006 In a nutshell, to train and succeed at an international level with your sights on becoming a team member,  you need the right horse, the best trainer and unwavering financial backing to succeed. The politics are sometimes difficult to overcome, but good riding does persevere in the end. The learning curve is steep; so enjoy the climb! 1. The Horse Catherine Haddad and Maximus JS...