Top Dressage Training Tips from Kyra Kyrklund...

kyra kyrklund five time olympianFive-time Olympian Kyra Kyrklund shares her dressage training secrets with us.

A five-time Olympian, Kyra trained with the late Walter Christensen of Germany from 1975 to 1977. She then trained with Germany's Herbert Rehbein from 1980 until his death in 1997.

Kyra Kyrklund attended a symposium held at the Kentucky Horse Park.

Here are some training and riding tips that the five time Olympian passed on to the attendees.


More about Kyra Kyrklund.

localriding.com kyra kyrklund five time olympianBorn in Helsinki Finland, Kyra Kyrklund now lives in Surrey, England, with her husband, Richard White, and their dog, Ludwig.

A five-time Olympian, Kyra trained with the late Walter Christensen of Germany from 1975 to 1977. She then trained with Germany's Herbert Rehbein from 1980 until his death in 1997.

In addition to the Olympics, Kyra Kyrklund earned a silver medal at the 1990 World Equestrian Games in Stockholm, Sweden, and was placed first at the 1991 World Cup Final in Paris, France.

She recently began riding and competing the 17.2-hand Oldenburg gelding Andiamo Tyme in Grand Prix.


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