Terre à Terre: The Aids

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  • The rider rides this combat gait one-handed, holding the reins in the left hand.
  • With the other hand he holds the whip (in the past he held his weapon).
  • The rider first asks the horse into levade.
  • Then the rider drives the hind legs forward in the moment the front legs are put down.
  • To prevent the horse from raising in the front, the rider keeps his left hand as low as possible.
  • An independent seat is a requirement not to lose balance during the short and fast jumps.

Terre á terre: variations

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Terre a terre history 1 300x220 Terre á terre: variations

The redopp, school canter and carriere are variations on the terre á terre.

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