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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 #7705
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NAME:Beatrix Krause-Sorio
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JUDGE:Ida Norris
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Points Possible:
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Final Score: 60.750%
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USDF INTRODUCTORY LEVEL – TEST C
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TESTDIRECTIVESPOINTS*TOTALREMARKS
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Enter working trot rising.

Halt through medium walk. Salute - Proceed working trot rising.
Straightness on centerline and in transitions; clear trot rhythm.66shoulder to the left and need impulsion, head well above bit
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2CTrack right, working trot rising.Balance and bend in turn.6.56.5fairly steaDY NEEDS LOWER NECK
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3BCircle right 20 meters.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.6.56.5geometry ok , needs a little impulsion and lower neck to connection
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Before A
Circle right 20 meters developing working canter in first quarter of the circle, right lead.

Working trot rising.
Roundness and size of circle; clear canter rhythm and bend.6.56.5inverted at depart and neck above bit
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5(Transition in & out of canter).Balance and smoothness.66not accepting hand
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6K-X-MChange rein, working trot rising.Trot rhythm and straightness on diagonal; bend through corners.66nicely straight and fairly steady but very above bit /hand
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7ECircle left 20 meters.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.77steady energy from horse and looked rounder to hand here
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Before A
Circle left 20 meters developing working canter in first quarter of the circle, left lead.

Working trot rising
Roundness and size of circle; clear canter rhythm and bend.66circle shape ok and steady impulsion / above the hand
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9(Transition in & out of canter).Balance and smoothness.5.55.5inverted and mouth open
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10Between F & BMedium walk.Willing and balanced transition; clear walk rhythm.66some bracing / neck up
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Free walk.





Medium walk.
Complete freedom to stretch neck forward and downward; clear walk rhythm, straightness on the diagonal;

Willing and balanced transition; clear walk rhythm.ground cover.
66only tracks up and very little stretch
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12Between C & MWorking trot rising to A.Willing and balanced transition; clear trot rhythm.66appears to be behind the leg aid, needs to be softer to accept hand
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13A

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Down centerline.

Halt through medium walk. Salute.
Straightness on centerline; willingness, balanced transition and halt.44overshot centerline crooked and sideways , corrected
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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.66back suppleness
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3SubmissionAcceptance of steady contact, attention, and confidence.6212acceptance of contact
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4Rider’s Position and SeatKeeping in balance with the horse6.56.5alignment
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5Rider’s Correct and Effective Use of the AidsCorrect bend and preparation of transitions66
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6Geometry and AccuracyCorrect size and shape of circles and turns66
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Very pretty horse and rider is making a good start. Horse needs to lower neck and be willing to accept contact with reins . keep going!
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POINTS:121.5
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ERRORS:0
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SUBTOTAL:121.5
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SCORE:60.750%
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