DVD 1 in the Dressage Training series by Dr. Reiner Klimke features the first three volumes from the original legendary 10 part instructional series of the 1980s. Dr. Reiner Klimke explains the early correct way of training young dressage horses. The many times World and Olympic Champion explains and demonstrates the correct training of horses according to classical principles, without any tricks, sound and simple training which is more than ever relevant today.
DVD 1 features:
Volume 1: The basic training of young horses
World Champion Dr. Reiner Klimke: "The basic training of young horses is meant to establish a sound basis for the future training. The horse should get used to the rider’s aids and to the rider’s instructions that it is supple, in rhythm, engaged and straight. This is the goal of basic training."
Volume 2: Working towards Elementary level
World Champion Dr. Reiner Klimke: "Following the basic training of approx. one year, the horse will be introduced to the exercises of elementary level. It is now five years old. Contact with the bit and suppleness will be improved, we teach the horse to adapt to the curb bit and train exercises at elementary level."
Volume 3: The training of the horse at Elementary level
World Champion Dr. Reiner Klimke: "After the horse has reached elementary level, it is important to consolidate the skills learned. The individual exercises have to be accomplished safely, and the horse will mature and improve collection."
Language English & German
Approx running time 82 mins.