WHAT IS HARNESS RACING AND DRESSAGE OF HARNESS HORSES
But the world of a trotter and pacer to the uninitiated can be perplexing - what on earth's name are all those boots, bits, straps, and harnesses for and what do they do? The casual fan certainly can't tell so to explain all of the things you wanted to know about the sport is here in this fascinating and entertaining introduction to the world of harness racing.
This invaluable feature answers some of the most commonly asked questions such as, "what's the difference between a trotter and a pacer?" "What does double-gaited mean"; explains the name and purpose of each piece of harness gear as a horse is completely dressed step-by-step for the viewer; acquaints you to the sport's unique terminology...and basically walks you through a typical day at the track for a harness horse.
Split screens and slow motion footage is used to compare the gaits of both trotters and pacers and different training aspects are viewed from the driver's seat of a sulky.
If you want to learn this sport in crash-course fashion - look no further! You'll be talking like the pro's in no time!
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