But when the judges' roof came up and down as he was doing his extended trot
I really hoped that he wasn't going to spook.
For a judge to be able to award a 10 for such a range of movements from piaffe to extended trot
endorses the calibre of the talent that we had in front of us.
Part of the Bracco's endurance could be due to their gait--they often hunt at what's called an extended trot
, rather than a lope or run.
A dressage horse who is able to maximise that extended trot
will gain more points, the list goes on but you get what I mean.