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Second Level Test One, connection and response with Cesar Torrente


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  • Second Level Test One 1

    Axel Steiner introduces his plan for this session where they work through a test of the rider choice, in this case Second Level Test 1.  They warm up while he watches, and Axel explains the movements that are introduced in this test including collected and medium trot and canter, 10 meter circles...

  • Second Level Test One 2

    They now ride the beginning of the test and Axel starts with input on how to do the initial salute for the most points.  He corrects the rider on her turn from the shoulder in at E to B, pointing out that you dont straighten the horse before that turn.  He coaches her through the rein-back to the...

  • Second Level Test One 3

    The rider now performs the test as it is called by the announcer and Axel gives commentary. He talks about getting a rhythm to the simple changes in the serpentine, and gives advice on how to ride the free walk. He gives more tips on the geometry of the test and the importance of precision in rid...