Traffic

Traffic

Traffic

Description:
Riders will encounter “traffic” on the trail and must calmly and safely pass.

Options:

  • Be prepared for any type of traffic! May be something as simple as a hiker or biker or as exotic as other livestock
  • Lower divisions will pass a stationary object
  • Open division could encounter a moving object

How is it Judged?

  • Horse should be calm and willing to move forward
  • Penalty for backing or bolting
  • Points awarded to riders who yield the hind quarters away from “traffic” demonstrating safety and courtesy to humans on the ground.