By: Kottas-Heldenberg, Arthur,Rowbotham, Julie
Trafalgar Square Books: August 2010
Seller ID: 298083
Condition: Used - Very Good
"Kottas on Dressage" is a distillation of the practice and philosophy of one of the most highly regarded international trainers of the current era. Having stressed the need for the rider to establish correct posture and a thorough understanding of the aids before attempting to train the horse, the book goes on to highlight the value of establishing a rapport with the horse, enhancing his mental responses, and developing his physique with groundwork before progressing to work under saddle. Following this, the text focuses on thorough, incremental development of the basic gaits, explains the val... View More...