The Equine Athlete

Gaits of the horse

How does the course work?

What you will learn

In this course you will learn about a horse’s gaits:

  • how gaits are classified and described;
  • the terms used to describe a horse’s movement;
  • the basic gaits;
  • the ambling gaits; and
  • other forms of movement such as the jump.

Course format



Dr Isabel Imboden