Cavaletti

Cavaletti

Cavaletti

Description:
Simulates fallen trees and branches.  3-6 poles set at 2’8″ to 3’6″ apart for a trot and 11′ for a canter or lope.

Options:

  • Maybe asked to go over in-hand
  • Poles may be of varying heights
  • Uneven spacing
  • Poles not parallel
  • Log gam!
  • Stop between poles or sidepass over a pole

How is it Judged?

  • Penalties for rubbing the pole
  • Stiff penalties for stepping on or dislodging a pole
  • Rider should remain balanced and at a slight rise off the back