Compassionate Training for Today’s Sport Horse – Topic 9




This is the ninth topic of a course that consists of 37 video lessons on 4-D training  – presented over 10 topics. The topics may be taken in sequence or if there is a specific area that you are interested in, you may choose to do which ever one(s) meet your needs.

In topic 9, Dr Karin Leibbrandt of 4dimension dressage at Equicare Plus in Holland introduces you connecting the loose rein to improve vertical balance.

At the end of this topic, you should be able to:

  • Explain the difference between the loose rein and the hard rein
  • Identify mistakes related to connecting the loose rein
  • Discuss connecting the loose rein going to the right and to the left

You may test your knowledge at the end of the course through the quiz. If you score over 70%, you can download a free certificate and an electronic badge to share on your LinkedIn and social media profiles to show you have passed this topic.