Anlehnung (German)

Contact.
Note: The third tier of the Training Pyramid is represented by the concept of “Connection” in the US and by the concept of “Contact” (Anlehnung) by the FEI

Durchlässigkeit (German)

“Throughlettingness,” shortened to “Throughness.” See Training Pyramid.

Geraderichten (German)

Straightness. See Training Pyramid.

Losgelassenheit (German)

“Looselettingness” or ”letlooseness,” shortened to “Looseness.” For purposes of the Training Pyramid, the USDF uses the translation “Relaxation” (see Training Pyramid) and the FEI uses the translation “Suppleness.”

Schwung (German)

For purposes of the Training Pyramid, “Schwung” is translated as “Impulsion.” See Training Pyramid.

Takt (German) Incorporates BOTH (1) rhythm (the sequence and timing of footfalls and phases of a given gait) and (2) tempo (the rate of repetition of the rhythm). For purposes of the Training Pyramid, “Rhythm” is used as shorthand to cover both of these aspects of “Takt.” See Training Pyramid.

Űberstreichen (German)

Release

Versammlung (German) Collection.

See Training Pyramid.