Working Flat Vs. Working Round Why do some trainers prefer to work horses round instead of flat? RL explains the difference in the training styles. By H&R Editors | February 28, 2022 | 1 minute read Working flat similar to a show situation or working a horse out of the middle both have benefits. RL breaks down why you may use one or the other when you’re practicing. Click here to watch now! What did you think of this article? Submit Rating Thank you for your feedback!