The passage can be improved with the following variations:
- Transitions piaffe – passage. This increases the control over carrying and pushing.
- Transitions passage – extended trot. This increases the forward movement and the flight moment.
- Turns and serpentines in passage. This enhances a more round movement and bending in the front legs.
- All side movements in passage. This also enhances a more round movement and bending in the front legs. It also stimulates the proper activity in the hind legs.