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 the Portuguese Society for Equine Assisted Services

Adaptive Equestrian Sports

Adaptive Equestrian Sports prepare people with diverse needs to participate in events and competitions in equine disciplines such as driving, dressage, endurance or vaulting . Coaches and trainers should have extensive knowledge and expertise related to their specific equine discipline, including training and competitions requirements, possible adaptations for athletes with diverse needs and representative organizations. 

(Wood et all, 2021 - Optimal Terminology for services in the United States That Incorporate Horses to Benefit People: A Consensus Document)

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