|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.||RIDER #||7403|
|CADORA TRAINING LEVEL TEST B|
|Enter working trot. Halt. Salute. Proceed|
|Straightness on centre line. Quality of transitions,|
|6.5||6.5||sto be straighter and more balanced /rider to be more level / blanced in both stirrups and at hips and shoulders|
|Track left. Circle left 20m.|
Proceed to F.
|Quality of turn & of trot. Roundness of circle.||6||6||needs consistent forward impulsion/ posting tentative|
|3||FXH||Change rein, working|
|Straightness on diagonal.|
Quality of trot.
|6.5||6.5||hands to be more independent from seat, posting sl. behind the horse , needs energy forward / cut corner at F horse above bit|
|4||Btw C&M||Working canter, right lead. Proceed to B.||Quality of transition. Rhythm of canter.||6||6||needs to sit down to prepare avoid kicking|
|5||B||Circle right 20m.||Roundness of circle.|
Quality of canter.
|6||2||12||poll to outside, horse needs bala and bend|
|6||Btw B&F||Working trot.||Smoothness of transition.|
Quality of trot.
|7||7||4 arms braced but horse steady|
|7||Btw F&A||Medium walk to K.||Quality of transition & trot.||6.5||6.5||needs prep and march|
|8||KXH||Loop, free walk.||Quality & rhythm of walk.||6.5||2||13||needs to look eager, stretch more ( ie ears below withers|
|9||HC||Medium walk.||Quality of transition & of|
|6||6||gets bove biot when taking up reins|
Circle right 20m allowing the horse to stretch forward & downward. Before B,
shorten the reins
|Forward / downward stretch over the back into light contact maintaining balance & quality of trot. Shape / size of circle,|
|5.5||2||11||rider ists down hard: need to focus on the UP and sit lightly down, horse to be more elastic in connection. needs a lot more stretch|
Change rein, working trot.
|Quality of trot. Straightness on diagonal.||6||6||needs bend in elbow sinead horse to be forward and rounder|
|12||Btw C&H||Working canter, left|
lead. Proceed to E.
|Quality of transition &|
|6||6||posted into the canter; need to sit first then canter / horse on 4 hand|
|13||E||Circle left 20m.||Roundness of circle.|
Quality of canter.
|6.5||2||13||horse has lovely canter, needs rounder connection with rider to be elastic|
|14||Btw E&K||Working trot.||Smoothness & balance of|
transition. Quality of trot.
|6||6||lacked prep and balance|
Turn down centre line.
|Quality of trot & turn at A. Straightness on centre line. Quality of transition & halt.||7||7||needs improved bend to turn centerline pretty good|
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.||6.5||2||13|
|3||Submission||Attention, confidence, ease of the movements, acceptance of the bit, lightness of forehand||6||2||12||needs rounder connection/ rider to be more elastic|
|4||Rider||Position and seat. Correctness and effect of the aids.||6||2||12||hands to be more independent / rider left side uop and forward, left leg more forward ie not level at stirrup, seat, shoulders/ weight shifting left and right in the stirrups.. easy to see on centerline|
|what a lovely horse and appears very kind!! Has a good canter! rider work to get balanced in both stirrups and improve posting for using on the Up and sitting down lightly ( no core use today) so the sitting is pronounced affecting horse back. both have talent.. keep going!|