|All trot work may be ridden sitting or rising, unless specified. Halts may be through the walk. To be ridden in an ordinary snaffle with the reins in both hands.||JUDGE||Ida Norris|
|CADORA TRAINING LEVEL TEST A|
|Enter working trot. |
Halt. Salute. Proceed working trot.
|Straightness on centre line. Quality of transitions,|
|7.5||7.5||really straight until last step before halt, then fell right :(:(:// slight tilt from right rein|
|2||C||Track left. Proceed to K.||Quality of turn & of trot.||7||7||steady|
|Working trot. |
Change rein, working trot.
|Quality of trot. Straightness on diagonal.||6||6||slightly poll out thru turn and horse came off bit|
|Working canter, right lead.|
Circle right 20m. Proceed to M.
|Quality of transition. Roundness of circle.||5.5||5.5||need to sit down first to get a clear depart/ this was disorganized/ the circle needs to be rounder don't use arena corners)|
|Working trot. Change rein, working trot.|
Proceed to A
|Quality of transition. Straightness on diagonal.||7||7|
|Circle left, 20m in diameter, rising trot, allowing the horse to stretch forward and downward. Before A, shorten the reins. |
|Forward & downward stretch over the back with light contact maintaining balance & trot; size of circle; balanced transitions||5.5||2||11||right hand is tight and poll is to the right, horse has trouble turning the circle with head out and difficulties stretching|
|7||Btw A&F||Medium walk.||Quality of walk. Transition||6.5||6.5||angle of right hand affecting lateral poll position ( causing tilt and poll to right while going left)|
|8||FXM||Loop, free walk.||Reach & ground cover of walk allowing complete freedom to stretch forward & downward||6||2||12||need more ground cover and stretch|
|9||MC||Medium walk.||Quality of walk; transition||6.5||6.5|
|10||CE||Working trot||Quality of trot; balanced transition from walk||6||6||started posting BEFORE horse trotted.. need to use leg first / poll was right|
|11||E||Working canter left lead & circle 20m in diameter. Proceed to K||Quality of transition & canter. Balance, size & roundness of circle||1||1||got wrong lead as horse bent to outside ? right hand problem / rider did not try to get the left lead / most of circle in trot|
Turn down centre
|Quality of turn. Straightness on centre line. Quality of transition & halt.||7||7||could be just a little straighter at the steps into the halt|
Leave arena in walk.
|1||Gaits||Freedom and regularity||7||2||14|
|2||Impulsion||Desire to move forward. Elasticity of the steps. Suppleness of the back and engagement of the hind quarters.||6||2||12||hind legs /engagement|
|3||Submission||Attention, confidence, ease of the movements, acceptance of the bit, lightness of forehand||5||2||10||left lead canter not shown|
|4||Rider||Position and seat. Correctness and effect of the aids.||6||2||12|
|cool horse. must try to get the lead.. too many points lost when you don't! :):)|