Day 1 of the Succeed/USDF FEI Level Trainers Conference, featuring Jan Brink of Sweden. This conference features riders schooling at all levels. Training correct contact, frame, gaits, balance, lateral work, flying changes, tempi changes, pirouettes, half steps, piaffe and passage.
Michael Etherly, part 1, day 1, Michael takes the horse a little too deep, but Jan explains the reasoning. They work on the flying changes and then after he relaxes they move to the tempis. A discussion ensues about the mental framework of the horse.