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Poll High and Lowering of Judging Standards

July 2016 by Allan Buck

Dressage is a dance with a horse. 

The beauty of the horse rhythmically moving through movements with arched neck and vertical forehead is watched by horsemen and non-horsemen with great emotion. Currently, riders including lower level and novice riders, strive to attain the stylised forms they see winning in the competitive dressage arenas by emulating the riders and trainers who are considered successful and applauded.