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Responsiveness 1


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  • Responsiveness 2

    They move on to canter work and Laura continues to work with them on responsiveness. While keeping him straight, Laura asks them for suppleness over the topline. She has the rider ask for counter flexion and wait for a give before she gives and rewards him.

  • Responsiveness 3

    Laura talks about what the responsibility of the horse should be including going forward and seeking self carriage. In preparation for the canter pirouette, Laura has them ride haunches in on a circle, being very precise about the size of the circle and the responsiveness of the horse. They then ...

  • Responsiveness 4

    In this final video, the rider keeps her horse on a small circle while maintaining the haunches in. Laura coaches her to be quicker with her corrections when he breaks from the canter. They end the session with some canter-walk transitions.