Manners Ability and Performance (walk and trot) - Lunge Test 1
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Score:
Percentage:
For horses and ponies 2 years old and over.

To be lunged on both reins.
No tack to be lunged in a lunge caverson, a head collar or a suitable bridle.
Lunge rein must NOT be attached directly to the bit only.
Boots and bandages ARE allowed.
Hat, gloves and correct footwear strongly recommended.
Minimum required movements;
Walk and Trot on both reins. Two halt transitions.
Transitions within the pace.
To be no longer than approx. 4 mins.
Scores awarded as per template below.
MOVEMENTS Max
Mark
JUDGES SCORE COMMENTS
10Regularity, rhythm, freedom, balance and quality of walk on left rein 10
11Regularity, rhythm, freedom, balance and quality of trot left rein 10
12Regularity, rhythm, freedom, balance and quality of walk on right rein 10
13Regularity, rhythm, freedom, balance and quality of trot right rein 10
14First halt- balance, responsiveness and immobility 10
15Second halt- balance, responsiveness and immobility 10
16Overall balance, and suppleness 20
17Overall willingness and responsiveness to handlers aids including clarity of aids 20
18Condition and turnout of horse 20
19Total score 120
Tips and advice:
SCORING EXPLAINED; 0=Not performed. 1=Very bad. 2=Fairly bad. 3=bad. 4=Insufficient. 5=Sufficient 6=Satisfactory. 7= Fairly good. 8= Good. 9=Very good. 10= Excellent.
Half marks may be used.