LEVEL 1 - THIS IS ACCOMPLISHED AT A WALK

 

You must complete each maneuver  - 2 hands on the reins - 1 hand on the reins - no hands on the reins or Bozzage reins with sticks only, before moving on to Level 2

 Horse and Rider Evaluation Test - 1 12 Foundation Basic Handle - Completing this level - rider and horse are only achieving 25%

2H       1H       NH

___      ___      ___      1.   Posting trot on the correct diagonals on Straightaways & Circles

___      ___      ___      2.    Forward north walking Stops  - Then back up 5 steps

___      ___      ___      3.    Back south -  150' or 50 yds.

___      ___      ___      4.    Forehand turns - R&L - 1 Revolution

___      ___      ___      5.    Sidepass east  150' at a walk - fence & no fence

___      ___      ___      6.    Sidepass west  150'  at a walk - fence & no fence

___      ___      ___      7.    2 track north east forward  150' at a walk

___      ___      ___      8.    2 track north west forward  150' at a walk

___      ___      ___      9.    2 track south east backward - 150'

___      ___      ___      10.  2 track south west backward - 150'

___      ___      ___      11.  Circle left  - 50, 25, 6 Walking Spin -  3 revolutions (ea. size)

___      ___      ___      12.  Circle Right  - 50, 25, 6 Walking Spin  -  3 revolutions (ea. size)

11 Ways to pick up a Lead L&R leads 22 Total

Fence and no fence  - only 5 is required in Level 1

___      ___      ___      1.    From a Trot - pick up a left or right lead

___      ___      ___      2.    Forehand turns into the correct leads , 1-2-3 revolutions

___      ___      ___      3.    From a Walk - pick up a left or right lead

___      ___      ___      4.    From a Standstill - pick up a left or right lead

___      ___      ___      5.    From a Back up - pick up a left or right lead

 

180 degree rolls north to south L& R leads   8 Total

Fence and no fence

___      ___      ___      1.     Left lead -  rollaway out the opposite lead  - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      2.     Left lead -  same lead roll out the opposite lead -  walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      3.     Left lead same lead roll out the same lead - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      4.     Left lead -  rollaway out the same lead - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      1.     Right lead -  rollaway out the opposite lead - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      2.     Right lead -  same lead roll out the opposite lead - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      3.     Right lead same lead roll out the same lead - walk in , come out a canter

___      ___      ___      4.     Right lead -  rollaway out the same lead - walk in , come out a canter

12 Lead changes x 2 Lft & Rt = 24 Total - ONLY 1 in Level 1

___      ___      ___      1.    Drop to a trot simple change, fig 8's & straight aways

___      ___      ___      9.    Counter to counter changes - Drop to a walk, canter out, Fig. 8's & Circles

___      ___      ___      10.  Rollaway 180 degree changes - walk in, canter out

___      ___      ___      11.  Same & out 180 degree roll changes - walk in, canter out

CONGRATULATIONS, YOU ARE NOW A LEVEL 1 ACCREDITED BOZZAGE INSTRUCTOR

Boz Saddlery/Bozzage Training/Annie's Piggly Pines   58348 Meadow Lane "Ponderosa"   Springville, CA 93265

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