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Twisted Truths of Modern Dressage: A Search for a Classical Alternative

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One of the most outspoken critics of the modern dressage world reveals some disturbing facts about the physical, anatomical, and mental effects through official dressage guidelines as issued by the German Horse Society (FN) on horses. By comparing these with philosophies of masters of classical riding such as La Gueriniere and Baucher, he shows possible solutions to the challenging situation of modern competitive dressage. After describing the effects of modern dressage, breeding, and business, the author suggests a classical alternative—the philosophy of "legerity."

About the Author

Philippe Karl is a breeder and rider, and former member of the Cadre Noir, the French elite riding school in Saumur. His other titles include Long Reining.

Product Details

ISBN:
9783861279532
Author:
Karl, Philippe
Publisher:
Cadmos Books
Subject:
Equestrian
Subject:
Horses - Riding
Subject:
Pets-Horses Miscellaneous Activities
Subject:
Horses - Care
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Publication Date:
20081131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
11 x 9.5 in 1 lb

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