Half pass- Riding Aids

| Category: Half pass |

Halfpass 0 243x300 Half pass  Riding AidsAs preparation to the exercise, the rider rides a circle to the right or a shoulder-in to the right. The rider then moves his point of weight towards the diagonal and asks the outside hind leg to step under the point of weight.

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School Jumps

| Category: High School |

The jumps above the ground, also called School jumps, are like all other exercises derived from natural movements of the horse. The horse can also show these movements in the field and in the herd to lose energy, impress others or maintain the hierarchy.

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Preparation

| Category: High School |

Prior to a School jump, the horse carries all its weight on the hind legs. Then the weight is moved upwards by the hind legs. There are four School jumps: the courbette, the croupade, the ballotade and the capriool.

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