Para Equestrian Demonstration Sport

In Para Equestrian, riders compete in 11 dressage events. There are five disability categories for both the individual championship test and individual freestyle test and there is one team test. Competition is mixed gender and open to athletes with visual and physical disabilities.

Riders are judged on their ability to perform various patterns, which include changes in pace and direction.

Watch this video to learn more about Para Equestrian.

The Canadian Paralympic Committee has more information.