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flying change

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Definition of flying change in English:

noun

A movement in riding in which the leading leg in the canter position is changed without loss of speed while the horse is in the air.
Example sentences
  • The more difficult dressage test caught several riders, with the counter canter to flying change section appearing to cause the most difficulty.
  • Pat and Magic continued to wow the crowd with canter half pass to flying change to canter half pass, perfect halts, and trotting backward.
  • ‘Most of the mistakes come because we are too quick with our aids,’ Schumacher said, whether that is in a trot-walk transition or a flying change.

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