Walk & Trot Dressage Test A
Name of rider/handler:
Name and age of horse:
Judged by:
Tips and advice by:
Trot to be ridden in rising trot if possible.
All transitions may be progressive unless otherwise stated.
1Enter at A working trot. C track right 10
2M to F shallow loop 5m in from the track 10
3K X M change the rein working trot. Give and retake the reins over X 10
4M to H working trot. H to K shallow loop 5 m in from the track. 10
5F X H change the rein working trot. Give and retake the reins over X. 10
6H working trot around the arena to A 10
7A medium walk. K X M change the rein free walk on a long rein M to H medium walk. 10x2
8H working trot. E half circle left 20m to B. Working trot to C 10
9C down the centre line working trot. A track right. 10
10E half circle right 20m to B working trot. 10
11A down the centre line. Between D and X medium walk. Between X and G halt, immobility, salute. Leave the arena free walk on a long rein. 10
12Regularity and rhythm of paces. 10x2
13Impulsion and desire to move forwards, elasticity of steps and suppleness of back. 10x2
14Submission, acceptance of aids, confidence, balance, lightness and ease of movements. 10x2
15Position of rider, correctness and effectiveness of aids. 10x2
16Total 200
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.