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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 #7860
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NAME:Katie Allen
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JUDGE:Ida Norris
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Points Possible:
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Final Score: 65.313%
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USDF INTRODUCTORY LEVEL – TEST B
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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 and walk rhythm.6.56.56.5not on centerline at entry , unbal at halt
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2CTrack left, working trot rising.Balance and bend in turn.77
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3ECircle left 20 meters, working trot rising.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.77wide hands , poll dropping at times
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4Between K & AMedium walk.Willing and balanced transition; walk rhythm.66against hand, rider needs to sit down first before trans
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5F-EFree walk.Complete freedom to stretch neck forward and downward; clear walk rhythm, straightness on the diagonal; ground cover.77need long steps
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6E-HMedium walk.Willing and balanced transition; clear walk rhythm.66poll twisting from hands
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7Between H & CWorking trot rising.Willing and balanced transition; clear trot rhythm.77contact somewhat restrictive
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8BCircle right 20 meters, working trot rising.Roundness and size of circle; clear trot rhythm and bend.6.56.5wide hands and braced, poll low3 and some poll twisting from hands
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9A

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Down centerline.

Halt through medium walk. Salute.
Straightness on centerline; willing, balanced transition and halt.6.56.5not clearly on centerline and unsteady from hand motions and wide hands
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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.6212wide hand bracing connection causes low poll and some neck/poll twisting
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4Rider’s Position and SeatKeeping in balance with the horse6.56.5not centered on both seat bones and both stirrups ( needs even weight) hands wide
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5Rider’s Correct and Effective Use of the AidsCorrect bend and preparation of transitions66see submission
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6Geometry and AccuracyCorrect size and shape of circles and turns6.56.5centerlines to improve get on them sooner
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A talented horse with potential! Ride more back to front with elastic elbow and hands closer together.
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POINTS:104.5
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ERRORS:0
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SUBTOTAL:104.5
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SCORE:65.313%
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