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Movement affected to a high degree in the trunk and legs.

Movement of the trunk and legs moderately affected with the arms mildly affected.

Movement of the shoulders and arms affected to a mild degree, with movement in the rest of the body and legs highly affected.

Movement mildly affected in the body and shoulders, with the absence of forearms and legs.

Absence of both legs, just below the hips.


Grade 2 riders have affected movement and coordination from a low to high level in the arms, trunk and legs, or the absence of limbs.

These riders mostly walk with short spells of trot. Circling is at a walk, with trotting for straight lines.

 Equestrian Grade 2 is a competition class at the Paris 2024 Paralympics