A Classical Approach to Dressage
This is the follow-up title to Sylvia Stanier’s two best-selling titles The Art of Lungeing and The Art of Long Reining.It is intended that thte reader will understand what has been done on the lunge or the long reins and is now translated into ridden.
The same muscles should be developed and the same logical oriogramme followed.
Being rider orientated, this book contains instructions on where to sit in the saddle, how the rider should use their legs, reins and body weight to achieve the desired result. It also contains extra information on the effects of weather on training and a very clear description of the various lateral movements.
Author Notes: Sylvia Stanier is a well-known trainer who has worked with internationally known names such as Einar Schmit-Jensen and Nuno Oliveira.
She is the author of many books and articles on equestrian matters and currently teaches dressage and breeds and trains horses from her yard in Maidwell, Northants.
Book Title: The Art of Schooling for Dressage
Author: Sylvia Stanier