WHile he doesn't have the greatest flowing stride, he has far more swing in video 2, he is no longer scooting and being hollow backed, he is actually relaxing and coming down. Now given that is only 10 mins between the videos, I think is impressive.
It looks like that is still set on a loose setting? Certainly has helped him work out that transitions wont hurt and he can start to use himself properly. Even more likely to try one now.
Faye, did you consider the Equi Ami or did you go straight for the Pessoa?