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Research article2009Peer reviewedOpen access

Basic kinematics of the saddle and rider in high-level dressage horses trotting on a treadmill

Bystrom A., Rhodin M., von Peinen K., Weishaupt M. A., Roepstorff L.


Potential relevance: Knowledge about rider and saddle movements can further our understanding of, and hence possibilities to prevent, orthopaedic injuries related to the exposure of the horse to a rider and saddle.


horse; collected trot; equestrian dressage; kinematics; rider; saddle

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Equine Veterinary Journal
2009, Volume: 41, number: 3, pages: 280-284