SUSAN DERR DRAKE has shown 116 Grand Prixs, trained many beginners through Grand Prix riders and horses and cliniced in many states since 1972. Now, Susan teaches the softer side of dressage to those wanting to do what is for the horse's highest good from alignment of the rider's position, to biomechanically correct timing of aids to nutritional and energetic support modalities wholistically. Susan currently teaches and trains at the beautiful Valley View Farm ( in Santa Ynez, California. This is a wonderful place and trainer to send your horse for rest and rehabilitation.