I met the term Losgelassenheit when i started reading the book:

The Principles of Riding (GNEF) (German National Equestrian Federation) (German National Equestrian Federation’s Complete Riding and).

Its actually the first piece of literature that i have bought in relation to learning how to ride a horse. The book is very well written and explains very well the basics.


In the book they introduce the term quite often: Losgelassenheit

I found a website that dwells very well into to the term:







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