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International Grand Prix Dressage Rider Allison Kavey Reflects On Educational 2021 Wellington Season 

After rounding out twelve weeks of showing, Allison Kavey of Rivendell Dressage is happy to reflect on...

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A Dressage Professional's Candid Advice for Happy Barn Hunting

Beyond making us all question our desire for social interaction and rendering encyclopedic our knowledge of Netflix...

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Why Dressage IS Circus

Ninety degree angles, white pants, white leg wraps, white saddle pads, shadbellies…this is not the circus. Buckle up; this is not the anthem you are anticipating. Of course dressage riders clean stalls, throw hay...

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Dressage Competitor Allison Kavey Brings A Fresh Outlook to Riders of All Disciplines

When she first made the trip to Wellington in 2002, she couldn’t have dreamed what the world’s... 

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Working Students in the Dressage World: An Analysis from the Trainer's Side

This morning at 7:05 when I pulled in the barn driveway, the brave individual working for me during the Florida season...

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Allison Kavey: Learn More, Work Hard and Be Better

Allison Kavey, a USDF gold and silver medalist, was a serious figure skater as a child, dreaming of performing in an ice show to a medley of music...

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Breaking Down Beginner Novice and Novice Dressage with Allison Kavey

The fact that every single combined test or event begins with dressage must seem brutally unfair to event horses...

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The Ins and Outs of Training and Modified Dressage with Allison Kavey

There are three new trot questions in these tests that make it clear that you have stepped into deeper dressage water: 10-meter circles...

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One Heart, One Creature Heading to X in the Dressage Arena

My name is Allison Kavey and I am addicted to dressage. Not just dressage in the privacy of my own arena, mind you. I practice because I depend...