“Lightness” represents the highest achievement between horse and rider. There are no shortcuts on the road to its success. It is a pure partnership built on trust and reward. Lightness is accomplished when full use of the riders correct aids have maintained the horse in balance, cadence, and carriage. When a horse is taught to “balance himself” and not rely on the riders hands to hold him in-frame, lightness occurs. MORE >
The Cowboy Dressage® competition, although simple in nature, can be challenging in execution. Most riders new to Cowboy Dressage® come from different equine styles or traditions, and there can be a substantial learning curve in order to make the transition.
The professionals at Stormwalker Ranch joined with the experts from Cowboy Dressage World to bring you the finest training in Cowboy Dressage® in existence, available to you online, 24/7, allowing you to proceed at a pace that is comfortable to you.
Watch, re-watch and re-watch again. It will generally take several viewings and the taking of notes in order to fully glean all you can from the extensive eLearning “Nuggets”. Go to the Course Catalog for a list of available training or to Memberships to see your options and to get started now!