British Riding Clubs
Preliminary Dressage Test D10 (2014)
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Score:
Percentage:


Approx time 4.5 minutes - Arena 20m x 40m

Trot work may be executed either sitting or rising
MOVEMENTS Max
Mark
JUDGES SCORE COMMENTS
1A Enter at working trot and proceed down centre line without halting. C Track left.
Observations. Clear rhythm, straightness,evenness of contact, balance.
10
2C Working trot. HEKA Working trot.
Observations. Balance & bend through turns. Quality of trot, Straightness & balance along the track.
10
3A Circle left 20m diameter. On return to A transition to medium walk.
Observations. Rhythm & tempo uniform bend of line through the circle, fluency of transition and clarity of walk.
10
4AX Half circle left 20m diameter in medium walk.
Observations. Regularity purpose clarity of walk & uniform bend along the circle.
10
5XC Half circle right 20m diameter in a free walk on a long rein.
Observations. Regularity, relaxation, purpose, stretching forward & down, ground cover.
20
6C Transition to medium walk. M Working trot.
Observations. Fluency of transitions to medium walk & working trot and quality of trot.
10
7MBF Working trot. A Working canter right.
Observations. Clear rhythm, straightness, balance & bend through turns, calm willing transition, quality of canter.
10
8E Circle right 20m diameter. H Working trot.
Observations. Quality of canter shape and size of circle, bend, fluency of transition.
10
9MXK Change the rein showing some lengthened strides.
Observations. Regularity, balance & rhythm showing some difference.
10
10K Working trot. A Working canter left.
Observations.Calm, willing transitions, quality of canter.
10
11B Circle left 20m diameter. C Working trot.
Observations. Quality of canter, shape & size of circle, bend.
10
12HK One loop 5m from the track. KAF Working trot.
Observations. Quality of trot, straightness & balance along the track & through the corner. Shape & size of loop and change of bends.
10
13FXH Change the rein showing some lengthened strides. H Working trot.
Observations. Regularity, balance & rhythm showing some difference.
10
14MF One loop 5m from the track.
Observations. Quality of trot, straightness & balance along the track & through the corner. Shape & size of loop and change of bends.
10
15A Turn down the centre line. G Halt. Immobility. Salute. Leave the arena in a free walk on a long rein.
Observations. Balance in the turn, straightness on centre line. Square halt.
10
16Paces: Freedom and regularity 20
17Impulsion: Desire to move forward, elasticity of steps and suppleness of back and engagement of the hindquarters. 20
18Submission: Attention and confidence, harmony, lightness and ease of the movement, acceptance of the bridle and lightness of the forehand 20
19Riderís position and seat: Correctness and effect of the aids. 20
20Total 240
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.