Bridge

Bridge

Bridge

Description:
All horses must WALK not Trot or canter over bridge

Options:

  • Halt on Bridge
  • Back off Bridge
  • Stop after Bridge
  • Pickup or drop off something on Bridge
  • Dismount before bridge and lead over

How is it Judged?

  • Horse to proceed without hesitation
  • Horse may inspect bridge but must cross when cued by the rider
  • Long hesitations penalized
  • Refusals or disobedience penalized (ie backing up, head toss)
  • Proper rider balance, riders may look where they are going but not to focus downward