Shool Figures

School figures are determined patterns that should be ridden by horse and rider in a specific way when training dressage.

There are several types of school figures:

  • Circles of various sizes
  • Changing of direction such as diagonals
  • Lines such as going down the centerline or the quarterline
  • Looping figures such a the figure-eight or serpentine

Related terms: Dressage