Dear Amy, I was recently at a recognized dressage show as a spectator before I attempt competing. I was curious about some of my observations. I was wondering if you could explain some things to me. First: Everyone seemed to have a different way to get to the exit at A. Some people just turned
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Questions about dressage with Amy McElroy. In Amy’s popular column, written for “The Aiken Horse,” she answers readers questions about dressage.
Dear Amy, I am looking forward to competing in dressage shows this season. I am new to competition and I have a few questions. First, is there a proper side on which to wear your number? I have seen many variations. Second, if I choose to have a reader, do they need to have any qualifications,
Dear Amy, I have just purchased an FEI dressage schoolmaster and I am hoping to be able to show at the Prix St. Georges level locally very soon. I want to know, if my horse was born in the United States does he need a passport to show at this level? Also, people keep asking