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PURPOSE: To introduce the rider and/or horse to the sport of dressage. To show understanding of riding the horse forward with a steady tempo into an elastic contact with independent, steady hands and a correctly balanced seat. To show proper geometry of figures in the arena with correct bend (corners and circles).RIDER #6944
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NAME:Mandy Collier Lindsay
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JUDGE:Aviva Nebesky
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Points Possible:
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Final Score: 64.688%
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USDF INTRODUCTORY LEVEL – TEST A
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TESTDIRECTIVESPOINTS*TOTALREMARKS
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1A

Between X & C
Enter working trot rising.

Medium walk.
Straightness on centerline and in transition; clear trot and walk rhythm.66seemed straight but needs more relaxed topline
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Track right.

Working trot rising.
Balance and bend in turn. Quality of transition.6.56.5straight and active, hollow into trot then nicely through
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3ACircle right 20 meters, working trot rising.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.6.56.5steady tempo and showing bend, bouncing a bit in connection, more square shaped than round
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4K-X-MChange rein.Clear trot rhythm and straightness on diagonal; bend through corners.66leaning on rider's right leg out of corner at K, bouncing in bridle acrodd diagonal
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5CCircle left 20 meters, working trot rising.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.66inconsistent in the bridle but showing bend and energy
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6Between C & HMedium walk.Willing and balanced transition; clear walk rhythm.77fluid, forward transition
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7H-X-FFree walk.Complete freedom to stretch neck forward and downward; clear walk rhythm, straightness on the diagonal; ground cover.77nicely swinging through the back with some ground cover and honest reach to rider's hand
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8F-A




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Medium walk.




Down centerline
Willing and balanced transition; clear walk rhythm, bending in corner and turn.

Straightness on centerline.
66tactful riding and excellent use of leg/seat aids to maintain straightness on wiggly CL rather than using rein
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9XHalt and salute.Straightness; willing, balanced transition at halt.66
immobile but fussy, tactful rider
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Leave arena in free walk. Exit at A.
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COLLECTIVE MARKSPOINTSTOTALREMARKS
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1GaitsFreedom and regularity77
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2ImpulsionDesire to move forward with suppleness of the back and steady tempo.77
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3SubmissionAcceptance of steady contact, attention, and confidence.6212
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4Rider’s Position and SeatKeeping in balance with the horse77
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5Rider’s Correct and Effective Use of the AidsCorrect bend and preparation of transitions77
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6Geometry and AccuracyCorrect size and shape of circles and turns6.56.5
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Lovely horse and talented, soft, tactful rider. Horse is apparently green and learning about connection but rider stays very quiet and correct and allows horse to find her way. SUPER potential for this well suited pair. Best of luck and congratulations on starting with such correct training.
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POINTS:103.5
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ERRORS:0
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SUBTOTAL:103.5
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SCORE:64.688%
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