for Dressage and Jumping

Ingrid and Reiner Klimke

$31.95

Code: CAVA18
Available to Ship
Cavalletti, Revised 4th Edition
Cavalletti, Revised 4th Edition
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Cavalletti, Revised 4th Edition

for Dressage and Jumping

Ingrid and Reiner Klimke

$31.95

Code: CAVA18
Available to Ship

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About the Author

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A revised 4th Edition with new photos and updates!

Every horse, no matter the riding discipline, benefits from working with cavalletti. Dressage and eventing rider extraordinaire Ingrid Klimke explains how training with ground poles and cavalletti is one of her secrets of success. Cavalletti training improves the gaits; promotes rhythm, suppleness, and cadence; and increases fitness and agility.

This handbook describes how to work with cavalletti on the lunge, provides valuable new schooling ideas for dressage work, and numerous exercises for gymnastic jumping. It provides detailed instruction on

  • Free-schooling
  • Cavalletti work on circles
  • Jumping on a circle
  • Grids for novice horses
  • 4 to 6-week plan for basic training
  • 4 to 6-week plan for a dressage horse
  • 4 to 6-week plan for a jumping horse
  • Ideas for young riders
  • Since its first publication in 1969, Cavalletti has become a standard reference book that all riders should have at hand. 

    About the Author

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    Ingrid Klimke is an international trainer of dressage, show jumping, and event horses, and currently competes for Germany as an event rider. She had always been able to call on her father Reiner Klimke's experience but has also been greatly influenced by Fritz Ligges, Ian Miller, and Anne Kursinski. She's appeared at five Olympics, from 2000 to 2016. With her horse Abraxxas, she won two gold medals in team eventing, at the 2008 Summer Olympics and the 2012 Summer Olympics. She won a team silver medal with Hale Bob at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio. She placed seventh at the 2002 Dressage World Cup Final with the horse Nector van het Carelshof. She lives and trains in Münster, Germany.

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    Author Ingrid and Reiner Klimke

    Format: Hardcover

    Total Page Count: 156

    Illustrations: 138 color photos, 24 color diagrams

    ISBN: 978-1-57076-927-6