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PURPOSE: To confirm that the horse demonstrates correct basics, and in addition to the requirements of Training Level, has developed the thrust to achieve improved balance and throughness and maintains a more consistent contact with the bit.
All trot work may be ridden sitting or rising, unless stated.
JUDGE:Robyn Nunnally
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RIDER #6045
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NAME:Hailianne Schawo
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Max Pts:290
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Final Score:62.241%
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USDF FIRST LEVEL TEST 1
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TESTDIRECTIVESPOINTS*TOTALREMARKS
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1A

X
Enter working trot

Halt, salute
Proceed working trot
Regularity and quality of trot; willing, clear transitions; straightness; attentiveness; immobility (min. 3 seconds)77fairly straight entry
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2C

E-X
Track left Half circle left 10m, returning to track at HRegularity and quality of trot; shape and size of half circle; bend; balance; straightness66be smoother over x. show more left bend and steadier contact. Slight nose wag
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3B-XHalf circle right 10m, returning to track at MRegularity and quality of trot; shape and size of half circle; bend; balance; straightness6.56.5better suppleness this way
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4C

Before C

C
Circle left 20m in rising trot, allowing the horse to stretch forward and downward while maintaining contact Shorten the reins Working trotForward and downward stretch over the back into a light contact, maintaining balance and quality of trot; bend; shape and size of circle; willing, clear transitions7214good stretch. keep better contact to improve
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5H-P

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Change rein, lengthen stride in trot Working trotModerate lengthening of frame and stride; regularity and quality of trot; straightness; consistent tempo; willing, clear transitions; bend and balance in corner5.55.5show more power and longer steps
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6AMedium walkWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of walk; bend and balance in corner; straightness6.5213prompt trans but walk a bit sluggish
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Change rein, free walk Medium walkRegularity and quality of walks; reach and ground cover of free walk allowing complete freedom to stretch the neck forward and downward; straightness; willing, clear transitions6212started well but need to maintain stretch longer and show more energy. Neck became tight near R
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8M

C
Working trot Working canter left leadWilling, clear transitions; regularity and quality of gaits; bend and balance in corner6212prompt trans but counter flexed
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9H-VLengthen stride in canterWilling, clear transition; moderate lengthening of frame and stride; regularity and quality of canter; straightness; consistent tempo55need more thrust and length
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10VCircle left 15m Develop working canter in first half of circleWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of canter; shape and size of circle; bend; balance77correct bend
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11F-X-H

X
Change rein Working trotWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of gaits; bend and balance in corner; straightness66some unsteady contact after X
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12CWorking canter right leadWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of canter; bend and balance in corner6212neck becomes stiff
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13M-PLengthen stride in canterWilling, clear transition; moderate lengthening of frame and stride; regularity and quality of canter; straightness; consistent tempo5.55.5minimal effort
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14PCircle right 15m Develop working canter in first half of circleWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of canter; shape and size of circle; bend; balance77fairly supple
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15AWorking trotWilling, clear transition; regularity and quality of trot; straightness; bend and balance in corner77
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R
Change rein, lengthen stride in trot Working trotModerate lengthening of frame and stride; regularity and quality of trot; straightness; consistent tempo; willing, clear transitions; bend and balance in corners5.55.5quickens vs lengthens
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17E

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Half circle left 10m Down centerline Halt, saluteBend and balance in half circle; regularity and quality of trot; willing, clear transition; straightness; attentiveness; immobility (min. 3 seconds)77straight
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Leave arena in free walk. Exit at A.
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COLLECTIVE MARKSPOINTSTOTALREMARKS
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1GaitsFreedom and regularity66could be more elastic with freer shoulders
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2ImpulsionDesire to move forward; elasticity of the steps; suppleness of the back; engagement of the hindquarters6212develop lengthenings with greater pushing power and longer frame
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3SubmissionWilling cooperation; harmony; attention and confidence; acceptance of bit and aids; straightness; lightness of forehand and ease of movements6212nose wag and head tilt = not quite supple enough to maintain steady connection
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4Rider’s Position and SeatAlignment; posture; stability; weight placement; following mechanics of the gaits6.56.5sit back with shoulders for more effective seat
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5Rider’s Correct and Effective Use of the AidsClarity; subtlety; independence; accuracy of test66develop stronger balance with half halts and use corners to improve balance
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Willing horse. Develop more suppleness and straightness in the connection, then power from behind will be easier to find.
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POINTS:180.5
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ERRORS:0
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SUBTOTAL:180.5
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SCORE:62.241%
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