Dressage Test

A sequence of exercises performed by horses and riders in a rectangular arena.

Dressage tests are usually ridden during competitions, either in dressage are during the dressage phase of eventing shows. The difficulty of the exercises featured in each test depends on the level of the competition.

The purpose of a dressage test is to get feedback on how well your riding reflects the goals described in the training scale.

Related terms: Dressage, school figures