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dressage

1. the method of training a horse to perform manoeuvres in response to the rider's body signals
2. the manoeuvres performed by a horse trained in this method
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At one stage we threatened Moscow with going eventing, but he didn't think much of cantering around a dressage arena.
Add to that the exercise and lunging area with kick boarding and the Olympic-size dressage arena, all-weather, of course.
HORS LA LOI, winner of the 2002 Champion Hurdle but forced into early retirement during the summer, could make a return to action in the dressage arena, writes David Milnes.
Those three seconds are equivalent to a car, driven at 30mph, travelling the length of a dressage arena.
Since February 2010 the cross discipline rider has amassed an incredible 37 first places from 52 rides in the dressage arena.
But at the moment, her ambitions lie in the dressage arena.
Smales finished only two penalties less to second-placed New Zealand International Rider Caroline Powell's aptly named Onwards and Upwards while consistent over obstacles, showing a marked improvement in the dressage arena.
He has an exceptional temperament, elastic movement and powerful jump and is already doing well in the dressage arena ( certainly a stallion with a great future.
In the first phase ( in the dressage arena ( Rayef was put through his paces to a Novice 25 test and led the small field by one point, just ahead of Lester Grant's Californium.
Riding OVH again, she said: "At Houghall College, Durham, I won in one dressage arena with 70% marks while Zetland's Jaquetta Straker qualified in a second arena.
He can be quite hot in the dressage arena and can loose marks being fizzy.
Kelso-based New Zealand rider Caroline Powell (Softly Softly III) and Nicola Tweddle (Skiver) from Northallerton were awaiting the dressage arena yesterday .