01/15/15 - Daniel Dockx -PSG, Stretch and Collection

Daniel Dockx schools a PSG horse and rider with great info on stretching, half pass and flying changes.  

Video Description

This time we have the pleasure of watching Dani work with a young American rider on a PRE horse showing PSG and I1. In the warm up they show great stretch which continues into the trot. It is fascinating to watch how much better the stretch becomes as they work. Daniel asks that they make down transitions with the head still in the down position. When they start into the work, Daniel first asks them for working trot to collected trot transitions for just a few steps. In the shoulder in he stresses that the neck be in the right position with the inside leg to the outside rein and without running.

Daniel Martin Dockx-ESP
Fresh from the 2012 Olympics, Mr. Dockx rides for the Spanish team. Jose Daniel Martin Dockx lives in Mijas, Spain, outside of Malaga. He has trained and successfully competed many PREs and warmbloods from start to Grand Prix. Some of his riding distincti