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post #11 of 13 Old 05-26-2012, 06:22 PM
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Originally Posted by Saddlebag View Post
In England it's called Pipestem

I've never heard that term in England, is it a regional thing?

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post #12 of 13 Old 05-31-2012, 10:02 PM
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Originally Posted by Golden Horse View Post
I've never heard that term in England, is it a regional thing?
I think it probably is, where I live in england its a hand gallop.
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post #13 of 13 Old 06-01-2012, 03:36 AM
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Originally Posted by Saddlebag View Post
In England it's called Pipestem
Really? I've never heard that one. We've always referred to it either as a gallop or an extended canter. Which explains it all really - it's that stage where your horse is starting to extend and the footfall pattern just starts to change.
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