A style of riding in which a rider remains seated while a horse is trotting, rather than rising from the saddle on alternate strides.
- Begin on a large circle at the sitting trot.
- I started with a walk and got to a sitting trot - I am going to save the other two speeds for next time.
- Yesterday those devoted to dressage lined the main arena to watch every move, every stop, every step back and each canter, circle and sitting trot.
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Syllabification: sit·ting trot
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