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USDF/Adequan 2006 Symposium featuring Ingrid Klimke, Performance Through Fitness Using Cavelletti

Two-time German Olympian and World Champion event rider Ingrid Klimke, daughter of the late six-time Olympic gold medalist, Dr. Reiner Klimke, will focus on the importance of cavalletti exercises for dressage. "It is variety - dressage, jumping, hacking - that builds up different muscles in the horse," she explains. "Classical training is always multi-faceted, and fitness is the one result."

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Welcome and Introduction. Explanation of how to first introduce the horse to the cavaletti. How to walk and trot over polls and how to use your position. Placement between poles should be approximately 1.20m or 5 feet apart approximately.

Ingrid Klimke-GER
German, Reitmeister, Olympian Eventer and International Dressage Rider and Trainer. Ingrid comes from a long line of successfull riders. Seeing many international competitions the world over, her name is world reknown in the equestrian sports for multiple