Rider Test 1
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Walk and Trot level.

To be judged on the rider's position and effectiveness of the aids.
Where possible please follow 'rising' and 'sitting' instructions in trot- even if competing side-saddle.

As this is a 'rider' test advice will be given in the comments box at the side where applicable.
1A enter at working trot (rising.) C track right to B 10
2B working trot (sitting) and commence half circle right 10m to X. X change the rein to M. M working trot (rising) to E 10
3E working trot (sitting) and commence half circle left 10m to X. X to H change the rein. H working trot (rising) around the arena to F 10
4F medium walk. A halt. Commence turn on the forehand left 180 degrees returning to F in medium walk 10
5F to X medium walk X turn on the forehand right 90 degrees until facing M proceed in medium walk to M. 10
6Between M and C working trot (rising) to E. 10
7E circle left 20m diameter working trot (rising). E K A working trot (rising) 10
8F X H change the rein working trot (rising) 10
9B circle right 20m diameter. F working trot (sitting) 10
10A down the centre line working trot sitting. Between X and G halt, immobility, salute. Leave arena on free walk at A (please note that this free walk will be scored so remember to keep videoing until A. 10
11Riders straightness 20
12Riders balance and suppleness 20
13Correct application of aids 20
14Total score 160
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.