Synopses & Reviews
In this detailed introduction to the most demanding of the equestrian disciplines, Barbara Ripman offers expert advice for all novice riders who want to gain a deeper knowledge of schooling the horse for dressage. A clear, readable text includes information on the riding posture, balance, rhythm and tempo, lateral aids, and progressing to competition. It is superbly illustrated with specially commissioned photographs and line-drawings.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 94) and index.