Christian Schacht

Sport Horse Conformation

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Christian Schacht

Sport Horse Conformation

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SPORT HORSE CONFORMATION WITH CHRISTIAN SCHACT

Learn to recognize a horse's strengths and weaknesses, from head to hoof!

~Discover the Equine Conformation System (ECS).
~Study the physical ideal and geometrical factors for determining the horse's athletic potential.
~Understand the modern demands on today's dressage, jumping, and event horses.
~Consider the importance of the horse's center of gravity on his ability to perform.
~Examine the horse's gaits and movement.
~Journey through the horse's body, from the front end, through the trunk, to the hind end.
~Gain a respect for the balance between the horse's character and temperament, and his physical qualities.
Hardcover, 136 Pages

Christian Schacht is a veterinarian, riding instructor, and breeding and horse management expert certified by the German National Equestrian Federation (EN). Since 2006, he has been the Breeding Director for the International Sporthorse Registry and Oldenburg Registry North America. Schacht teaches equine sciences at Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, Virginia. In addition, he is an international show jumping judge and gives courses and seminars in the United States and Europe throughout the year.

1 Hardcover - 136 Pages
Pub Date: 2012
List price: 27.95
Item #: 2262