Level Three Riding

Unit Number

Competence Objective

S/K

Date Achieved

Signature of Coach

3.1

Independently be able to safely lead your assigned pony from the stable to the mounting block

S

 

 

3.2

Independently be able to carry out safety checks and organise yourself ready to mount.

S

 

 

3.3

Mount pony at the mounting block without assistance

S

 

 

3.4

Be able to ride into trot off the lead rein and maintain sitting trot for at least 10 steps.

S

 

 

3.5

Be able to maintain balance and rhythm in the rising trot for at least 1 circuit of the arena time.

S

 

 

3.6

Understand how to ride on the correct diagonal and be able to change diagonals when told.

S

 

 

3.7

Be able to ride on the outer track and 20 metre circles at A, B, C or E in walk and trot.

S

 

 

3.8

Be able to maintain a good posture and balance whilst riding transitions between halt, walk and trot

S

 

 

3.9

Be able to maintain a forward balanced seat out the saddle for one circuit of the arena.

S

 

 

3.10

To be able to take your pony over single trotting poles.

S

 

 

 

Date Completed_____________________Signature of Coach____________________________
Once all of the competence objectives have been achieved, the completed test sheet should be handed in for certification.
All Competence objectives are marked either “S” or “K”.  This indicates whether the requirement is a practical skill that will be assessed by observation, or a knowledge requirement that will be assessed by question and answer .

 

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