Pairs Dressage Test B
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
'Dressing' is the term used to access the ability for the pair to work 'together' when riding side by side and when riding apart.

Rider 1 starts the test to the RIGHT of rider 2.
Please make sure that the zoom is set so that the whole of the A end of the school is in the frame (this may mean it not being set to full zoom- or may mean using the zoom whilst videoing if you have this facility) and please do not follow any particular rider when riding apart.
1A enter at working trot side by side- C track left side by side- working trot around the arena to E 10
2E commence half circle left 20m to B –proceed in working trot around the arena to H 10
3H on the diagonal to X- X proceed down centre line to A 10
4A track right working trot to E 10
5E commence half circle right 20m to B- proceed in working trot around the arena to K 10
6K on the diagonal to X- X proceed down the centre line to C 10
7At C rider s split -rider 1 track right- rider 2 track left 10
8Rider 1 change rein M X K- rider 2 change rein H X F passing nose to tail over X and left shoulder to left shoulder at A 10
9A commence circle 20m diameter passing left to left over A and X 10
10On returning to A medium walk- rider 1 change the rein F to E - rider 2 change rein K to B -free walk on a long rein crossing nose to tail over centre line returning to medium walk at E and B 10
11Just after E rider 1 commence half circle right 10m circle onto centre line –just after B rider 2 commence half circle left 10m onto centre line proceed down centre lint to A side by side 10
12At A riders split- rider 1 track right to K- at K turn onto on diagonal to X –At A rider 2 track left to F -at F turn onto the diagonal to X 10
13At X side by side and proceed down centre line- Just after X working trot and proceed down centre line to C. 10
14At C riders split- rider 1 track left rider 2 track right– working trot all the way around the arena at A. 10
15A down the centre line side by side- Just before X walk- just after X halt- immobility salute leave arena free walk on a long rein where convenient. 10
16Overall impression of horses working in harmony together. 20
17Ability to work as a pair side by side and keep ‘dressing’ 20
18Ability to work apart and keep ‘dressing’. 20
19Total score 210
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.