Credit: Richard Malmgren To develop a suppleness, I teach horses to bend, move laterally, go forward and come back. The goal is to work fully through the horse’s back and body. Here I’m working with my wife, Susanne.
Position 101 In dressage, rider position and balance affect everything—the horse’s rhythm and tempo, his longitudinal and lateral balance and his willingness to go forward and come back. Being balanced in the
Develop the Extended Trot~I love riding the extended trot on my dressage horses. When I ask my Grand Prix dressage horse Alina to move into an extended trot as she straightens onto the diagonal, it feels like it is her idea, a