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piaffe

[Fr.] a strut; a horse dressage gait in which the horse moves actively but stays in place. The action is high.
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On December 4, Piaffe Presents and Leamside Equestrian welcome Carl Hester, who will also host a one-day masterclass.
53) Penhold Rowing 54) Piaffe Cycling 55) Dobok Table tennis 56) Flunge Synchronised swimming 57) Catching a crab Taekwondo 58) Rouflaquettes Triathlon 59) Mount line Dressage 60) Deckwork Fencing A LOAD OF BALLS The best of the rest 61) Paul Wood played on for 20 minutes in the Super League Grand Final despite rupturing a testicle.
Dressage to impress in Spain Anyone who knows their piaffe from their passage will hail Spaniard Rafael Soto as one of the finest dressage riders in the world, and this holiday offers keen equestrians the opportunity to be taught by him.
The event runs over four days and takes place at the National Agricultural Centre, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire from September 26-29, where the best of British will piaffe and passage their way towards the coveted title of Mercedes-Benz National Dressage Champion, currently held by international rider Peter Storr.
These include shifting between different stride patterns - the walk, the trot and the canter - but look out for more complex moves like the half-pass, in which the horse trots on the diagonal, and the piaffe, where it does it on the spot.
Class 1 Pairs: 1 Luna Dreyer & Bling with Susie Pope & Angel, 2 Rania Hanbali & Zolo with Lucy Lunt Bell & Lime, 3 Ellen Piaffe & Eid with Baris Ural & Prince.
She says: "He does a lot of beautiful things on stage and has been trained in classical Spanish high steps and specialises in the Piaffe, a fast trot on the spot.
It is the power with which he pumps off the floor in piaffe and passage that particularly distinguishes him along with his ease of elevation.
He's got natural ability to piaffe and passage which I hope he hangs onto until required.
Le roman regorge de scenes de liesse populaire et musicale, a commencer par la fete foraine oU "des piaffes, des poussees, des cris de ralliement, des sifflets eclataient de toutes parts" (212).