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Video is a Dressage Competitors Best Friend…

This video is from the Calgary Alberta area 2010 Anderson Ranch Dressage Series.  I like my halt and the overall score was good ( 67.3).   I have worked on my shortcomings,  recent videos show Roderick as much more balanced and supple.  There is always something to improve on.  Overall this ride was a good example …

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Riding Acurate Figures Helps your Horse….

from the home of CalgaryDressage.com…your Calgary Alberta area portal to all things Dressage… I didn’t believe it at first.  It’s true.  Learn how to ride a circle.  In Dressage, we start with a 20 meter circle, because that is the width of our competition ring.  A circle is perfect.  It is very difficult and takes a …

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Consider Riding a Freestyle

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  I’m adding more sample choreography and music to this page.  Stay tuned for a sample 1st and 2nd level Kur for you to try. The Freestyle classes are so well recieved by the public, sponsors and the media.  I want to encourage  Dressage riders to take the plunge into experiencing riding a  freestyle .