|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.
CADORA TRAINING LEVEL TEST C
|Enter working trot. |
Halt. Salute. Proceed working trot
|Straightness on centre line. Quality of transitions.||6||6||tilt from right rein and then falling right to halt|
|2||C||Track left. Proceed to H.||Quality of turn & trot.||6||6||to be rounder to bridle|
|3||HXK||Loop, working trot.||Quality of trot & bends.||5.5||5.5||needs energy and c=rounder connection/ necklow and on 4 hand|
|4||FXH||Change rein.||Quality of trot. Straightness on diagonal.||5.5||5.5||neck pulled to the right , slightly above the connection. nee3ds to be straighter|
|Working canter, right lead.|
Circle right 20m. in diameter. Proceed to B.
|Quality of transition. Roundness of circle.||5||5||reins and rider not in connection / hands to be closer to the neck/front of saddle and shorter reins with soft rein connection horse out of balance|
|6||Btw B&F||Working trot. Proceed to F.||Balance of transition. Quality of trot.||5.5||2||11||has ener4gy, head is to outside, rider to sit more.. slightly in half seat|
|7||KXM||Change rein.||Quality of trot. Straightness on diagonal.||5.5||5.5||riders balance tilting right several times while posting/ needs to get weight even on both stirrups all the time every stride / horse to be rounder to connection|
|Working canter. Left lead.|
Circle left 20m. in diameter. Proceed to E.
|Quality of transition. Roundness of circle.||6||6||prompt but leans in to depart and tuen= horse gets on 4 hand / horse nose to outside on circle|
|9||Btw E&K||Working trot.||Balance of transition. Quality of trot.||6||2||12||need smoother balanced transition / rider shifting weight right/left|
Loop. Proceed to C
|Quality of trot & bends.||5.5||5.5||over steering in neck and neck often over bent|
|Circle left 20 m in diameter allowing the horse to stretch downward / forward. Before C, shorten the reins.|
Working trot to H
|Forward / downward stretch over the back into light contact, maintaining balance & quality of trot; bend / shape of circle; smooth, balanced transitions||4||2||8||non shown, outline and balance/frame the same|
|Medium walk |
|Straightness on half- diagonal. Transitions into & out of medium walks.||6.5||2||13||looked straighter in the free walk|
Turn down centre line.
|Quality of trot & transition. Straightness on centre line. Quality of transition & halt.||5.5||5.5||neck right and horse fell right/ check out correct elegant salute 4 video :):)|
Leave arena in free 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|
|3||Submission||Attention, confidence, ease of the movements, acceptance of the bit, lightness of forehand||5.5||2||11||needs rounder connection and more correct turning aids. be careful of neck it was often pulled to the right|
|4||Rider||Position and seat. Correctness and effect of the aids.||5||2||10||chair seat, need thigh down and back , arms lower near neck and soft rein connection|
|this looks like a confident rider.. now needs to get balance, get legs down and back and get hands closer together and more elastic.|
Elegant Salute tutorial