Dressage: A Guideline for Riders and Judges
This valuable contribution to competition dressage has been written by a leading FEI judge who is an eminent figure in international dressage today. The author analyzes the component elements of tests, explains what the judges should be looking for, and why, and offers clear, concise guidance to riders on performing the movements correctly in order to achieve high marks. A comprehensive appendix on Olympic dressage gives a year-by-year record of rules, changes, tests, and results.
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The Dressage Test
Straightness and Bend
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12 steps Anky van Grunsven artistic marks balance and fluency bend cadence and regularity centre line change of leg Change rein circle Coefficient Collected canter Collected trot Collected walk competitors correctly counter-changes Denmark diagonal Directive ideas Marks dressage judge dressage test Ellen Bontje extended canter extended trot extended walk extension and regularity Figure flying changes forehand France freestyle test Germany Grand Prix Special Grand Prix Test half-pass Half-pirouette halt Henri Chammartin hindquarters Holland horse's ideas Marks Coeff immobility impulsion Individual Competition Isabell Werth leg every stride leg-yielding lengthening movement Nicole Uphoff Olympic Games Otto Hofer paces passage to piaffe performed piaffe piaffe to passage piaffer pirouette Proceed in collected Proceed in passage rein in extended rein-back Reiner Klimke result rhythm riding second stride shoulder-in Soviet Union straight suppleness Sweden Switzerland Team Competition Test Directive ideas Total Track Transitions from passage trot sitting