After the bridge, the teams trotted through the finish line which was another set of cones. All these obstacles would be easy to replicate in the live show arena. Unfortunately, it's a bit harder (and more expensive) to assemble the horses, harnesses and forecart. Still, I'm feeling kind of inspired so maybe one of these days...
and come to a halt.
They were then asked to back up through the box, halt and proceed through the box to the next obstacle.
This pair of Belgians had a nice smooth performance.
They backed slowly and steadily and didn't incur any penalties.
This smaller, chestnut team was speedier but much less steady.
They look really good in this picture, but they became disunited a couple times and had to be stopped and restarted.
You can easily see the resistance here.