good way to slow a fast horse, if they think they will turn tight after a jump they will be less apt to run/bolt after the jump. ride also needs to practice reading the lines well to get the circles perfect.
Exercise - i like adding in the phase's and i like the build from controlled trot to gradual release and stretch at the oxer. Do nothing but balance the horse. I'd also like to see this done in reverse order. from stretch, to coming back into control a
low, wide oxers are a good exercise to teach your horse to stretch over the jumps. Having only one stride between each is a good exercise to teach rider to keep their horse collected so that they can get their horse to the right distance in order to be ab