Welcome to the Training Course Library. You can access all the various training courses here on The Dressage Coach from this page. Simply use the buttons to select the course you wish to view and the lessons will show below.
In this session, we'll be looking at what the ideal rider position should be and how we can achieve it as well as some exercises to test your own position.We'll also explore how your position effects the horse in both positive and negative ways
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In this final session we'll talk about engagement. What it is, and how to achieve it.
We'll talk about training extension and collection as well as discussing how to train various types of transitions
Welcome to the first of 4 sessions on Rider Biomechanics. In this session, we'll cover an introduction to the subject as well as go through the four key areas which contribute to good rider biomechanics and how we can achieve them.
We'll be learning about the differences between Flexion and Bend and how to use (and not to use) them to achieve better movement from your horse.
We'll also talk about true straightness, how to achieve it and some techniques to stay on that centre line!
Finally we'll go through 9 different ways of turning the horse and the pros and cons of each way.