FITE Obstacle 4 – In-Hand Corridor

In-Hand Corridor Data Sheet (.pdf)  | In-Hand Corridor Score Sheet (.pdf)

FEATURES

This is marked out with bars placed and fixed on the ground in a straight line.
– Length: 8m
– Width: 0.50m
EQUIPMENT
– 2 red flags
– 2 white flags
– 1 number
– 4 bars of 4m

OBJECTIVES

Moving through the obstacle without touching the bars and keeping to the initially chosen gait.

EFFECTIVENESS FAULTS

– The horse or the rider touching a bar(s)
– Break in forward motion
– Running out
– Stepping back
– Refusal
– Circling

CHOICE OF GAIT

– Trot
– Walk

PENALTIES

– Brutality
– Fall of horse or rider
– Flapping stirrup(s)
– Dangerous method
– Foot placed outside the bars